Members of our firm have extensive experience in all aspects of the planning and creation of condominiums and other real estate developments in Ohio. The attorneys at Brosius, Johnson & Griggs, LLC assist the firm’s developer and builder clients in the preparation of legal documents for and provide advice regarding aspects of residential, office, commercial and mixed-use condominiums, subdivisions, condominium and homeowners associations and planned communities. The firm’s knowledge and experience in qualifying condominiums and planned unit developments for home owner financing with Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, FHA and VA benefit the firm’s clients and the owners of property within the communities. Our attorneys also represent innumerable homeowner, condominium and planned community associations in virtually all matters involved in such communities, including rule and restriction enforcement, assessment collections, document interpretation and the revision and restatement of existing documents to meet financing requirements and modern practical requirements.
Local Government Law
Our firm’s members are involved in virtually all aspects of local government law. The attorneys at Brosius, Johnson & Griggs, LLC regularly assist the firm’s public sector clients in the preparation of legal documents for and provide advice in a variety of areas, including matters involving zoning and land use, personnel and public employment, collective bargaining negotiations, economic development and the operational and organizational structures of police and fire departments. Our firm’s members have substantial experience in issues involving hiring practices, benefits and discipline procedures, wage and hour laws, health care requirements, equal employment opportunity statutes and various annexation matters. Our firm has also provided advice and representation to townships in negotiating, drafting and implementing Cooperative Economic Development Agreements, Joint Economic Development District Contracts and Annexation Agreements. We have also been engaged to assist local governmental bodies in an assortment of financial matters involving the financing of water and sewer services, road projects, building improvements, personnel and trash services, as well as providing assistance in acquiring real property under the Ohio Public Works Program. Other examples of our firm’s experience in the public sector area include advising townships on the impact resulting from a village obtaining city status, providing assistance in the negotiation and preparation of cable television franchise agreements, and providing assistance for the creation and operation of trash districts.
Other Practice Areas
Problem solving is a focus of our firm. We have extensive experience in all areas of real estate acquisition, construction, financing and development and represent developers, landowners and local governments in these and other areas. Attorneys at Brosius, Johnson & Griggs, LLC also have substantial experience in forming and representing small and large business entities including corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, limited partnerships and trusts. The firm also has experience in other civil practice areas including corporate and business law, contracts, employment law and administrative law.