Areas of Practice

Residential Real Estate

Davis, Bingham, Hudson & Buckner, P.C. has proudly built our residential real estate practice on service and professionalism.

Our firm is licensed to handle real estate matters in both Alabama and Georgia and our attorneys provide full service representation in the closing of home purchases and refinances. We can assist with every aspect of the transaction including contract negotiation and preparation, examination of the record title of the property, obtaining title insurance, advice regarding surveys, home inspections and financial institutions, and the final closing of the property.

Our firm takes great care with each individual closing. We recognize that a residential closing is a very significant milestone for the purchaser and the seller and our firm takes very seriously the responsibility entrusted to us.

Our firm also understands that a successful closing is a team effort. All parties involved in the transaction, whether it be the agent, the lender, the borrower, the buyer, the seller, or the attorney, each contribute to the process. When problems arise, we are dedicated to finding a respectful and legally fair solution to address each party’s concerns. Our focus is to resolve issues efficiently, effectively, and in a timely manner.

Residential Real Estate Frequently Asked Questions

Commercial Real Estate

Davis, Bingham, Hudson & Buckner, P.C. has a wealth of experience handling commercial closing matters in the East Alabama region. Our firm’s commercial real estate practice entails virtually every area of land use, including zoning, acquisition and development, construction law, shopping center, condominium and apartment, residential and mixed use neighborhoods, office and industrial development, as well as IRS 1031 exchanges, 772 economic development applications, and landlord-tenant law.

Our attorneys have been instrumental in assisting in the planning and development of many residential and commercial developments throughout the East Alabama region.

Our commercial real estate team has significant experience working with lenders, investors, and owners in commercial transactions. Our firm frequently takes the lead in drafting and analysis of loan documents and debt instruments, the review of surveys and zoning conditions, taking steps to make sure the title is insurable and marketable, the recording of conveyance and loan documents, the receipt and disbursement of funds, and the issuance of title insurance policies.

Business and Transactional Practice

Entity Formation: Our lawyers will advise and represent clients on all aspects of the formation or reorganization of a closely held business, limited liability company, partnership, cooperative, non-profit, or corporation.

Banking and Finance: Our firm has extensive experience in lending and secured transactions, loan workouts, mortgages and foreclosures, and financing. Our clients include commercial banks and borrowers.

Business Transactional Law: Our lawyers assist clients with a full range of business and commercial transactions:

  • Drafting and reviewing contracts
  • Review and drafting of commercial leases
  • Preparing of buy-sell agreements, employment agreements, agreements not to compete, non-disclosure agreements
  • Assisting in sales and purchases of businesses
  • Advising clients regarding the formation and operation of tax-exempt entities.

Estate Planning and Probate

Davis, Bingham, Hudson & Buckner, P.C. provides comprehensive estate and business planning services. Our firm has extensive experience in drafting wills, power of attorney documents, and advance healthcare directives. Additionally, our firm is also experienced in trust drafting, charitable planning, formation of family limited partnerships, and estate and gift tax planning.

Through the years, our firm has developed a particular specialty in representing many family businesses and owners of closely-held businesses and has worked with each to plan for both their current operation and their future ownership and management.

Our firm also handles all aspects of probating a will and has significant experience guiding families through the probate process here in Lee County.

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