Philadelphia Lawyers - Real Estate

Real Estate Lawyers in Philadelphia

The team at Rabinovich Sokolov Law Group in Philadelphia represents its diverse clientele in all aspects of real estate from purchase, to development to disposition. Whether a first-time buyer, an institutional investor or a real estate service company, our team provides a breadth of services that meets the needs and exceeds the expectations of clients across all asset classes. We not only provide a full suite of legal services but also intimately understand the business of real estate and commercial landlord law. Blending our knowledge of the industry and the intricacies of the legal landscape, we help our clients navigate nearly any circumstance, whether they need the best transactional attorney or any other type of real estate lawyer.

What Kinds of Real Estate Law Do We Specialize In?

  • Foreclosure Law
  • Zoning Law
  • Commercial Landlord Law
  • Transactional Law
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Why do you need to hire a real estate lawyer?  It doesn’t matter if you’re buying, selling, or you’re a landlord in the Philadelphia area, there are many situations where a good real estate lawyer can assist you.  For example, if you own a commercial property or you want to rent one, it can help to have an attorney with extensive knowledge of commercial landlord law on your side.  Your real estate attorney can advise you during negotiations and help mediate disputes to get you the best outcome.  Even home buyers and sellers can benefit from the counsel of real estate attorney or transactional attorney.  Real estate law firms can ensure all documents are properly filed and negotiate on your behalf if any issues should arise.  A foreclosure lawyer can assist both lenders and borrowers with anything that might come up during foreclosure proceedings.  A zoning attorney can advise real estate developers as they plan new projects.  The attorneys at other real estate law firms may not be so well-versed in a variety of legal specialties but RS Law Group has the real estate lawyer you need for any legal concern in this area.


Our clients include investors, developers, general contractors, commercial lenders, title companies, property managers, real estate brokerages, and individuals in the Philadelphia area.  Whether you need a zoning attorney, a transactional attorney, or an expert in commercial landlord law, a real estate lawyer from RS Law Group can be your strongest ally.

Transactional Real Estate

We are extensively experienced with all transactional documents and negotiate zealously on the behalf of our clients in the preparation of:

  • Acquisition / Disposition Documents
  • Debt/equity loan/investments agreements, LOIs, MOUs
  • Joint Venture Agreement
  • Commercial Lease
  • Condominium Declarations, Bylaws, and Regulations
  • Condo Declaration
  • Public Offering Statements, Bylaws, and Rules & Regulations
  • Construction Agreement
  • Deed/title documents preparation and review

Top Foreclosure & Zoning Lawyers in Philadelphia

RS Law Group’s Philadelphia real estate practice also involves Land Use and Zoning, encompassing representation before Registered Community Organizations, Zoning Board of Adjustments and litigation.  At our firm, you’ll find a zoning attorney with extensive experience working with both large developers and individual homeowners to assist with all types of zoning and land use issues. The Philly zoning code can be complex; our team is here to help.  RS Law Group approaches Land Use and Zoning not only as a legal issue, but as a political one.  Using our intimate understanding of the interests and motivations of Philadelphia communities and other parties involved RS Law Group attains outcomes beneficial to all.

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  • Deed Consolidation/Subdivision
  • Zoning Changes
  • Variances

If you’re facing a foreclosure, it’s best that you retain the services of a top foreclosure lawyer from our firm.  It is possible to defend yourself against foreclosure, and having the best foreclosure lawyer on your side can significantly increase your chances of being successful.  For example, if your loan servicer didn’t follow proper procedures or can’t prove that it owns your loan, your foreclosure lawyer may be able to make a valid legal defense that allows you to stay in your home.  Every foreclosure case is different, but a good real estate lawyer will have the experience it takes to represent you properly.

Real Estate Litigation

In situations where litigation is necessary, the advice of a real estate attorney can be invaluable.  At RS Law Group, we believe in doing everything possible to avoid litigation, and counsel our clients with this strategy in mind, every step of the way.  Our experience has shown that the best way to avoid litigation is to prepare for every contingency and possibility throughout the course of any transaction involving real estate. Whether drafting contracts to purchase or sell real estate or negotiating access to neighboring properties during development, we strive to prepare agreements that make litigation unlikely, however even the best agreements and relationships can turn litigious.  RS Law Group is prepared for that possibility and has the experience and insight needed to provide our clients with favorable results. Our real estate litigation practice includes:

  • Title and Boundary Disputes
  • Quiet Title
  • Eminent Domain
  • Adverse Possession
  • Ejectments
  • Commercial Foreclosure
  • Municipal Agency Appeal
  • Real Estate Tax Appeals
  • Landlord-Tenant Dispute
  • Construction litigation

Reach Out to Us If You’re in Need of Commercial Landlord Lawyers in Philly

When you’re entering into any kind of negotiation, sale, or litigation relating to commercial real estate in Philadelphia, you absolutely need to have a top real estate attorney to advise you.  Other real estate law firms in the Philly area may not have the experience and dedication as Rabinovich Sokolov Law Group.  We will aggressively represent your best interests in any case, so pick up your phone and dial (215) 717-2200 or send an email to to find out more.


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