Real estate transactions can be complicated, involving intricate laws that vary greatly from state to state. 

The risk for errors — and losses — is high if you do not have a knowledgeable real estate attorney by your side.

At St. Clair, Gilbreth & Steppig, we have helped clients through the purchase and sale of all types of properties, handling commercial, residential, industrial, and agricultural real estate transactions. 

With our breadth of experience, we can help protect you and create the best leverage in both complex and “routine” real estate matters. 

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Your ally in Real Estate

Our attorneys offer expertise in all aspects of commercial and residential real estate transactions.

  • Real Estate Disputes & Litigation

  • Easements

  • Simple & Complex Transactions

  • Boundary Line Disputes


When buying or selling a home, it can be enormously valuable to have an objective third party represent you. There are a variety of services that an experienced real estate attorney can offer that your agent cannot, saving you money and aggravation in the long run.

These include:

Expert legal advice to protect your real estate interests

Appearance and representation at closing

Contract drafting, review, explanation and modification

Review of inspection reports, title reports, settlement statements and more

Real estate litigation


The stakes are high when buying or selling commercial real estate. Different types of properties have different legal factors that need to be managed. 

An experienced real estate attorney can counsel you on how to protect your investments and leverage your assets, whether you are an established commercial property owner or investing in real estate for the first time. Our goal is to identify and solve issues before they become problems, so that you can focus on growing your business. 

Our legal services include:

Drafting, negotiating, and reviewing all transaction documents

Due diligence review

Licenses, easements and other required documents

Zoning and land use regulation

Boundary disputes

Commercial landlord-tenant document preparation and review

Real estate litigation