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Retail Real Estate

Gaining the advantage.

Husch Blackwell helps clients capitalize on retail market opportunities by helping clients find and implement the right strategies to maximize their portfolios. Whether clients are leasing, developing, redeveloping, acquiring or selling retail centers, our team has the broad experience and the bandwidth to bring the client’s goals to fruition. Our team also has expertise in zoning, land use, and environmental risk management, as well as project financing through traditional mechanisms or by tapping into local, state and federal development incentives and tax credits.

Our deep understanding of retail real estate enables us to quickly zero in on clients’ needs and deliver solutions that drive growth. REITs, retail property owners, big-box stores, franchise concepts and startup businesses rely on Husch Blackwell’s fresh thinking and legal insights to advance their business objectives.

Additionally, leaders in business, public policy, education and professional associations partner with us through the Husch Blackwell Retail Institute, creating industry knowledge and delivering value through an open exchange of ideas, innovations and experiences.

Related areas of focus:

Our guidance to clients in the retail real estate sector includes:

  • Financing
  • Franchise and distribution
  • Government affairs
  • Incentive programs, sweepstakes, rebates and promotions
  • Intellectual property
  • Labor and employment
  • Lease portfolio management
  • Mergers, acquisitions and other strategic transactions
  • Regulatory and compliance
  • Supplier agreements
  • Taxation
Testimonial Chief Legal Officer

“Husch Blackwell has provided us with excellent and experienced legal representation in sophisticated transactions.”

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Client Results

Raven Development breathes new life into vacant Missouri mall.

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