Real Estate

Theisen Brock provides a broad range of real estate legal services. We regularly advise financial institutions, insurance companies, corporations, joint ventures, partnerships, limited liability companies, developers, realtors, contractors, and individuals concerning all aspects of real estate law, including real estate acquisitions, sales and exchanges, real estate development, commercial and residential leasing, landlord tenant law, tax planning, foreclosures, loan workouts, creditor’s rights, bankruptcy, construction, zoning and land use, oil, gas and energy, condominiums, financing, environmental, liquor law, and eminent domain among other matters.

Real Estate Development

Theisen Brock is involved in all aspects of real estate development, including construction, regulatory compliance, zoning and land use, finance, and environmental.

Title Services

Theisen Brock offers title examination services in all 88 counties of Ohio and several counties in West Virginia. We also regularly provide title services to oil and gas producers concerning mineral estates and working interests.

Theisen Brock real estate attorneys are licensed agents for Chicago Title Insurance Company and Old Republic National Title Insurance. Theisen Brock and its wholly owned title agencies, Northwest Territory Title Agency LLC (Ohio) and Blennerhassett Land & Title LLC (WV), offers a wide variety of closing services, including preparation of closing documents, conducting closings on and offsite, escrow services and 1031 exchange services.


In real estate financing matters, Theisen Brock represents lenders, developers, and commercial clients in financing transactions. Such transactions include conventional mortgage financing, revenue and development bonds, letters of credit, among other items.

Zoning and Land Use

Theisen Brock regularly represents clients in zoning, building regulation, land use and planning, including approval of commercial and residential projects.

Landlord-Tenant Law

Theisen Brock regularly represents landlords and commercial tenants in all aspects of landlord-tenant relationships, including evictions, and drafting and negotiating leases.

Eminent Domain

Theisen Brock represents private clients on matters relating to condemnation and the power of eminent domain. We regularly negotiate and litigate issues involving just compensation in condemnation suits.

Foreclosure and Bankruptcy

Theisen Brock has an extensive commercial and residential foreclosure practice representing financial institutions throughout the states of Ohio and West Virginia. Our expertise in the foreclosure area includes a thorough understanding and practice of bankruptcy and creditor’s rights.

Liquor Law

Theisen Brock’s real estate practice also includes providing services in the area of alcohol beverage law in the states of Ohio and West Virginia. We provide advice ranging from the issuance, transfer, and renewal of liquor permits to entering appearances on behalf of our clients on violation cases.


Theisen Brock represents owners and contractors with all facets of construction, including financing, environmental matters, land use and development, title, and construction litigation, among other items.

Attorneys Specializing in Real Estate

Jerry Brock

Dale Leeper

Jim Huggins

Abraham Sellers

Khadine L. Ritter

Matthew C. Carlisle

Daniel P. Corcoran

Kris Justice