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Real Estate Law

[icon color=”#5A7AA0″ style=”pull-left” size=”24px” target=”_blank” name=”moon-zoom-in”]Section Focus

The Real Estate Law Section offers monthly lunch meetings during its fiscal year (September through June). Speakers present topics ranging from leasing, development, loan transactions, landlord/tenant issues, legislative updates and other relevant real estate issues. CLE credit of 1.0 hour is given for attendance at each presentation.

The Section participates in and contributes to several community based fundraising campaigns including Habitat for Humanity, Texas C-Bar, and Historic Records Preservation. Monetary scholarships are awarded to a student at each of Houston’s law schools.

Section Chair

Traci Jackson
Singleton Cooksey PLLC
2608 Edgefield Lakes Dr.
Houston, Texas 77054
(713) 532-6200
Fax (713) 532-6400

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Member Details

Section Members: 570
Section Dues: $25

Section Officers

Immediate Past Chair
Thad Armstrong

Chair Elect
Sterling Minor

Secretary/Treasurer
Lewis Kasner

Section Notes

Appendix items from Nov. 19, 2014 CLE “A Primer of What Every Real Estate Lawyer Needs to Know About Architect’s Agreements and Construction Contracts.” Click for Index to Appendix

For attendance at programs, the advance yearly subscription cost is $175.00 for all ten (10) meetings; Non-subscribing attendees may pay a single-meeting price of $30.00 for advanced reservations and $35.00 for walk-ins.

Section Resources

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]June 2015 – Case Law Update

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]May 2015 – Platting 101

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]April 2015 – Mineral Issues in Conveyance Documents

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]March 2015 – Drafting Entity Documents

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]January 2015 – ALTA Surveying

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]December 2014 – Ethics

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]November 2014 – PowerPoint Presentation

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]October 2014 – Series LLC’s

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]September 2014 – Title Insurance Endorsements

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]June 2014 – Case Law Update

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]May 2014 – Retail Leasing

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]April 2014 – Groundwater Rights

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]March 2014 – PACE

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]February 2014 – Property Tax Case Law

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]January 2014 – Capital Markets Overview

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]December 2013 – Engagement Agreements

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]November 2013 – Legislative Update

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]October 2013 – Arbitration Clauses in Real Estate Contracts

[icon color=”#990000″ style=”pull-left” size=”16px” target=”_blank”
name=”moon-file-pdf”]September 2013 – Dangerous Drafting Practices

HBA Office

Houston Bar Association
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