Real Estate Services

Real Estate Law: Protecting Your Investment

Merit Law Group is here to assist you in all your residential and commercial real estate matters. Whether you’re buying or selling a home, involved in a real estate matter or think you have a case that relates to real estate, we have the experience to counsel clients in the Chicago and surrounding suburbs. Real estate transactions are highly complex with detailed timelines and a tremendous amount of documents. At Merit Law Group, we’re determined to safeguard your interests and shelter your assets. We make the process easy and fast for you to get your important real estate transactions moving forward.

Full Suite of Real Estate Legal Services

The Merit Law Group team of dedicated real estate lawyers and paralegals ensures a seamless process and we’ve successfully managed hundreds of real estate matters in both urban and suburban areas for residential and commercial transactions. We bend over backwards to communicate quickly and transparently with our clients. Following are some examples of common commercial and residential real estate law matters that our skilled counselors handle:

  • Purchase and sale of residential properties
  • Drafting of residential or commercial contracts for sale
  • Purchase and sale of commercial and industrial properties
  • Real estate financing matters
  • Development of commercial, residential and industrial properties
  • Sales and purchases for developers and new construction

Dependable Representation for Buyers & Sellers

Buying or selling a home is nerve-racking since one of your largest investments hangs in the balance. Our real estate attorneys know how to anticipate hurdles and navigate any problems that may emerge during the sale or purchase process. We deliver strong, reliable guidance for buyers and sellers, including document preparation, negotiating purchase and sales agreements, clearing property titles, securing mortgage payoffs, negotiating repairs and overseeing successful closings. 


Rigorous Protection for Commercial Buyers & Sellers

Merit Law Group represents commercial real estate buyers and sellers at each and every phase of a transaction. Our services range from reviewing and drafting commercial contracts to facilitating an accurate closing for clients. We’re meticulous about details on contracts and the documentation that’s required for sales, purchases or property transfers on multi-family dwellings, office and retail space, individual businesses or plots of land.

Litigation Solutions for Real Estate Disputes

Merit Law Group has the experience to defend you against a claim or pursue a real estate matter on your behalf. We bring rock solid perspective to efficiently resolve your residential or commercial real estate transactions, from ownership and financial disputes to collection matters. You can count on our team of attorneys to manage filing lawsuits for breach of contract, recovering earnest money, navigating landlord-tenant disputes, loan modifications, and a range of other commercial and residential litigation cases.   

Personal Service for Your Real Estate Matters

Our clients in Northern Lake County, Chicago and SE Wisconsin trust us to safeguard their biggest investment or represent their interests in any real estate dispute. Please connect with us today. We’re happy to hear more about your real estate law matters.

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