Real Estate

  • Due Diligence for Commercial and Residential Acquisitions
  • Consulting and Advisory Services
  • Real Estate Contract Review, Negotiation and Preparation
  • Residential and Commercial Lease Review, Negotiation and Preparation
  • Promissory Note, Mortgage, Deed of Trust Review, and Preparation
  • Tenant Opportunity to Purchase Act (“TOPA”) Noticing and Compliance
  • Condominium Instrument Drafting and Amendments
  • Condominium Governance
  • Condominium Registration
  • Commercial Landlord & Tenant Representation
  • Commission Disputes
  • Easement Agreements
  • Real Estate Partnership and Joint Venture Agreements
  • Private Placement Memoranda
  • Zoning Appeals
  • Distressed Real Estate
  • Tax Lien Investing and Portfolio Management
  • Reviewing and Drafting Other Real Estate Documents

Real Estate

  • Breach of Contract
  • Construction Litigation
  • Mechanic’s Liens
  • Adverse Possession & Boundary Disputes
  • Sale in Lieu of Partition
  • Quiet Title and Slander of Title
  • Foreclosure of the Right of Redemption (Tax Liens)
  • Residential and Commercial Mortgage Foreclosure
  • Condominium Lien Collection and Foreclosure
  • Premises Liability
  • Landlord Representation
  • Eminent Domain & Condemnation
  • Real Estate Tax Assessment Appeals

Wills and Probate

Estate Planning

  • Drafting Wills and Codicils
  • Drafting Revocable Living Trusts
  • Drafting Advanced Healthcare Directives
  • Drafting Powers of Attorney

Probate & Guardianship

  • Estate Administration
  • Filing Petitions for Conservatorship or Guardianship
  • Fiduciary Litigation



  • Corporate Formation Documents
  • Review and Drafting Financing Documents
  • Licensing Agreements
  • Buy/Sell Agreements
  • Purchase or Sale Agreements
  • Review, Negotiate and Drafting Commercial Leases


  • Corporate and Partnership Litigation
  • Contract Litigation
  • Premises Liability and Tort Litigation
  • Breach of Warranty

Representing you in a variety of legal cases

Law Office of John E. Reid is a law firm in Washington DC, renowned for offering a wide range of services including real estate litigation, commercial and residential real estate transaction, estate planning and administration, wills and probate, and business law.

Our business law and real estate lawyers have extensive experience and expertise in the legal industry. They offer customized solutions that suit every client’s specific needs, objectives and goals.

From contract dispute to loan document drafting and review, we can handle all your legal requirements.

We provide complete, sound, practical legal advice in a timely manner. From start to end, our expert attorneys will assist you throughout the process.

Schedule a consultation online now.

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