As a member of Husch Blackwell’s Real Estate, Development & Construction team, Charles represents developers, business executives, and numerous clients involved in public-private partnerships and in the use of public financing tools, such as community improvement districts, tax increment financing, transportation development districts and tax abatement programs. He also assists clients with general land use and zoning matters.
Charles works with clients in the acquisition of all interests in real property. This work involves general real estate transactions, traditional financing and other concerns related to such transactions. Charles is also versed in obtaining necessary local governmental approvals, which take place as part of property acquisitions involving real estate development projects.
His work on behalf of industry clients has included:
In addition, Charles works with a large number of clients providing advice and consultation related to various issues on a value-added basis. He approaches providing legal services in a results-oriented manner and assists clients in evaluating the impact of any decision on their balance sheet. Charles provides a tailored economic analysis for his clients, which assists in the evaluation of asset growth and protection, along with economic development risk allocation.
Order of the Barristers National Moot Court Team, Best Appellate Brief Student Bar Association, President, Vice-President, 1999-2000UMKC Law Review, Staff, 1999-2000