Title: Real Estate
Eric’s practice focuses on real estate, real estate finance, and general corporate law. He regularly represents clients in land acquisition, development, leasing, and financing projects in Minnesota and throughout the nation and in navigating through regulatory and environmental risks in connection with those projects.
Eric has practiced law at Fredrikson & Byron since 1977, and is a member and past chair of the Real Estate Group. He has extensive experience in complex real estate finance transactions, and regularly represents both borrowers and lenders. He has experience representing local, regional, national, and international lending institutions and regularly acts as Minnesota and Wisconsin local counsel in connection with money-center financing transactions. He represents both lenders and borrowers in connection with workouts of troubled real estate projects.
Eric assists his clients with all phases of real estate development projects, including land acquisition and due diligence investigations, securing entitlements, interim and permanent financing, construction, leasing, and sales.
Eric is a Real Property Law Specialist, certified by the Minnesota State Bar Association. He has contributed extensively to continuing education programs and publications on real estate, lending, and related topics.
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