Philadelphia Real Estate Lawyer

A substantial portion of our firm’s practice is devoted to representing clients in matters related to real estate disputes. With local and regional real estate markets constantly changing, the complexity of deals and the range of interested participants continues to grow and, with it, the likelihood of disagreement and conflict.

We have handled nearly every type of real estate litigation, from commercial landlord/tenant disputes to conflicts over ownership, title, liens and encumbrances, easements, and the rights to own, develop and occupy real estate. We have represented real estate developers, property owners, brokers, landlords, tenants and other stakeholders in real property in disputes with individuals and businesses, as well as with public and quasi-public organizations and entities.

Our Real Estate Attorney’s Representative Matters

Below is a list of recent, representative matters:

  • Won a $21.6 million verdict against a municipality as damages for its failure to honor a developer’s claimed right to develop a waterfront project
  • Obtained a large jury verdict in favor of a developer and against a municipality for failure to enter into a lease agreement with our client
  • Negotiated a substantial settlement for a developer against municipal agencies for their refusal to allow the developer to build at a redevelopment site
  • Settled a matter in which our client paid no money and conveyed no additional land after being sued for failure to convey air rights over a parcel of real estate
  • Obtained a large settlement from a developer of a residential home for alleged defective construction and breach of warranty
  • Won a quiet title action in which claims were made against our client’s property
  • Prosecuted a boundary dispute and action in ejectment, defeating the defendant’s claim of a right in the land by adverse possession
  • Obtained a large settlement on behalf of a real estate broker from a tenant of leased premises for failure to pay our client’s commission
  • Defended numerous real property owners from personal injury premises liability claims, for which our clients did not have insurance
  • Air rights
  • Boundary disputes
  • Defense of premises liability claims on behalf of uninsured property owners
  • Claims against municipalities
  • Breach of warranty
  • Title actions
  • Partition (forced sale) actions
  • Mechanic's Lien Claims
  • Disputes with contractors and sub-contractors
  • Disputes with architects and engineers
  • Disputes regarding payment of real estate broker commissions
  • Development disputes
  • Commercial Landlord/Tenant disputes
  • Claims of adverse possession

Mr. Dennis Abramson is one of the best lawyers in his expertise. I had a chance to consult with him in regards to a personal matter related to residency program and he went out of his way to help me and my wife. His advice was godsent and my family are lucky to have been connected to him. I highly advice anyone out there with problems related to this firm's expertise to contact Mr. Dennis Abramson and get consultation and work with their law firm. You will not be disappointed. Thank you so much for everything. — HG

Dennis is an excellent attorney. He was very responsive and I really appreciated his insight and knowledge. Highly recommend him for future potential clients. — JDH

Dennis is knowledgeable, responsive, patient, accessible, a great listener and explains things in a way that is easy to understand. He's also very easy to talk to. Highly recommend! — CR

They took the time to quickly assess my case and provide insightful information and strategy for my case. — LL

Abramson Law Firm has represented my company for 15 years in all aspects of contractual law. Dennis gets it. He finds creative ways to negotiate our needs and we have always come out on top. He has been able to settle 99% of our disputes and has exceeded our financial expectations in both lower payouts and/or higher receipts time after time. For Medical Products Laboratories, Inc as well as my personal needs there is no one better or that we would trust more than Dennis. — SS

Dennis and the Abramson Firm have been an integral part of my business for the last decade. He has successfully and professionally guided me through a number of challenges over the years. He is, and always will be, my first call in a time of need. — PG

I had the privilege of talking with Dennis for NBME/NRMP advice. He is extremely responsive and will explain things in a way that is easy to understand and make sense. I chose to contact him to reduce my risk and would definitely contact him again if I was in a bind! — AVVO review

I consulted with Dennis regarding an NRMP dispute about a match violation. He spent a significant amount of time talking me through the possible options, expected outcomes, and plans for handling complications. While I fortunately ultimately did not need to formally hire him for his services, I am incredibly grateful for his counsel and knowledge. I was sure that he would be in the best position to help me for this problem. — AVVO review

I contacted Mr Dennis regarding an ECFMG issue, he was very friendly and gave me a great advice. He didn’t charge for the consultation even it took a lot of his time. — AVVO review

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