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A Commercial Real Estate Toolkit Designed for Attorneys
Inaccurate descriptions, inconsistent and conflicting surveyor reports and title issues can pop up at any time during a commercial real estate transaction, are you prepared to confidently navigate through them? Dotting all your i's and proactively handling issues that arise to prevent future disputes can eliminate many potential hurdles and save both you and your client time and money. In this unique toolkit designed specifically for real estate attorneys, you'll gain real-world insight from professionals who have worked in the field, have hands-on experience and know what challenges you'll face. Catch problems and errors before property changes hands, and gain the technical skills you need - register today!
This basic-to-intermediate level course is designed for attorneys. It may also benefit surveyors, planners, engineers, developers, title agents, bankers, lenders and real estate professionals.
including - Ethics: 1.00
The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify for up to 6.0 hours toward your annual MCLE requirement for the State of Arizona, including 1.0 hour of professional responsibility.
NBI, Inc. is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. NBI, Inc. is authorized by IACET to offer 0.60 CEUs for this program. At the end of the program, participants must complete a self-assessment in order to receive credit. 100% attendance is required. (Provider #1004558)
Upon completion of this course, attendee will be able to: 1. State two different types of legal descriptions. 2. State how to overcome two challenges with zoning, restrictions and encroachments on a survey. 3. Describe how to handle missing markers and changed physical features. 4. Explain how to handle at least two exclusions and/or exceptions on a title commitment. 5. State what property defects you need to disclose. 6. List two tactics for addressing conditions, covenants and/or restrictions when drafting deeds.
CONI RAE GOOD has been a solo practitioner for four years and has practiced law throughout Arizona for more than 25 years. Now located in Scottsdale, her primary areas of focus are real estate, commercial and contract law. Ms. Good has extensive experience in providing business advice and creating the documentation needed for commercial ventures, financing, creation of business entities, transfers of real and personal property, and resolution of title issues. She also has extensive trial and appellate court experience, as well as the representation of clients interacting with local governments and state agencies. Ms. Good has represented local and national corporations, limited liability companies, financial institutions, partnerships and sole proprietors. She served as pro bono counsel to Sojourner Center, a domestic violence shelter, and received its Vanguard Award for her outstanding contribution. Ms. Good has been a member of a Scottsdale Rotary Club and received its Rotarian of the Year award for her work in 2011-12. She earned her B.A. degree, with high distinction, and her M.B.A. degree from Arizona State University, and her J.D. degree, cum laude, from Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University. Ms. Good was an outside articles editor and a published member of the Arizona State Law Journal. She is a member of the State Bar of Arizona and received its certification as a CLE instructor. Ms. Good also is a member and director of the board for the Scottsdale Bar Association.
JOHN T. LOTARDO AKA THE TITLEMAN™ is senior vice president, director of operations, and national commercial counsel for Commonwealth Land Title Company. He is the former senior underwriter and state counsel for First American Title Insurance Company in Arizona and Nevada. Previously, Mr. Lotardo was senior vice president and general counsel for Stewart Title & Trust of Phoenix Inc., as well as state underwriting and claims counsel for Stewart Title Guaranty Company. As a licensed attorney, his practice entails all aspects of real estate, title/escrow and corporate operations. Mr. Lotardo earned his B.A. degree, with honors and academic distinction, from C.W. Post, Long Island University and his J.D. degree from Arizona State University. He is a frequent speaker, instructor, retained expert, and guest commentator. Being past president of the Land Title Association of Arizona, Mr. Lotardo has been a member of many real estate organizations, including holding the position of president for the Arizona Trustee Association, as well as being an active member of the State Bar of Arizona; the Arizona State Escrow Association; and bankruptcy, lending, foreclosure, legislative, judiciary and corporate organizations locally and nationwide. He recently completed his tenure on the Arizona Association of Realtors' Residential Contract Revision Workgroup and served on the Education Advisory Committee for the Arizona Department of Real Estate. Mr. Lotardo is the author of numerous articles and columns including the popular Ask the TITLEMAN™, which is in print throughout the United States. He also has been a guest commentator on talk radio for KFNX 1100 and KFNN 1510. Mr. Lotardo had been the editor for the Real Property Journal for the State Bar of Arizona for a number of years. He has been selected as a Who's Who in the legal community as part of The Business Journal's Leading Lawyers Program. Currently, he is the President of the Real Estate Advisory Board to the Maricopa County Recorder.
LAUREN L. MUNSELL is an attorney with Snell & Wilmer L.L.P., where she focuses her practice on real estate and business matters, including purchase and sale transactions, land development, title analysis, commercial property dispositions, and formation and operation of homeowners' associations. Ms. Munsell is admitted to practice in Arizona and Missouri and before the Supreme Court of Arizona and the Supreme Court of Missouri. She is a member of the Urban Land Institute (Young Leaders Group & Partnership Forum), State Bar of Arizona (Real Property Section) and the American Bar Association. Ms. Munsell earned her B.A. degree from William Jewell College and her J.D. degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law.
JOHN PAUL PARKS is a sole practitioner in Scottsdale, Arizona, where he practices in the areas of estate planning, trust and estate administration, and business law. He previously has lectured on estate matters for professional groups, including the Southern California Tax and Estate Planning Forum, National Business Institute, and the Institute for Paralegal Education. Mr. Parks is a member of the Scottsdale Bar Association, the Scottsdale Estate Planners, and is a former agent with the Attorneys' Title Insurance Fund, Inc. in Orlando, Florida. He was the principal draftsman of the Florida Not-For-Profit Corporation Act that became effective in 1991, and is a past member of the State Bar of Arizona's Committee on the Rules of Professional Conduct (the Ethics Committee). Mr. Parks is admitted to practice in Arizona, California, Florida, and the District of Columbia. He earned his B.B.A. and J.D. degrees from Stetson University, and his LL.M. degree from the University of Miami.
BRETT J. RUFER is a partner with Snell & Wilmer L.L.P., where his practice is concentrated in real estate and business transactions, including purchase and sale transactions, commercial leasing, and land development and use issues. Mr. Rufer represents clients in all aspects and phases of commercial transactions, including project development and acquisitions and dispositions of various commercial properties, including single and multi-family residential projects, retail, office, and hotels and resorts. He also work on a variety of related real estate matters, including title analysis, land use and zoning issues. Mr. Rufer is admitted to practice in Arizona and before the Supreme Court of Arizona. He is a member of the State Bar of Arizona and the American Bar Association. Mr. Rufer earned his B.S. degree, summa cum laude, from Arizona State University and his J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law.
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