You want expert advice, efficient work, fair billing and timely completion for your real estate and business matters. Whether you are a local or national client needing help in purchasing a $240,000,000 office building in downtown Minneapolis or in selling a small business or home, having a good attorney at a fair price is important to you. I have experience and can help you. I
have been a real estate and business lawyer for over 32 years-25 years as a partner at Maslon LLP (one of the largest law firms in Minnesota) and 7 plus years as an independent practitioner and business owner beginning in January 2010. I was a Director of a nationally chartered Bank and served for six years as a Trustee of Washburn Center for Children, one of the nation’s leading mental health care centers for children. I currently serve on the Board of Dovetail Partners, an internationally respected environmental non-profit. Past and present clients include the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and Hines Interests Limited Partnership (hines.com). Call me at 612 963 7707 or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org for a free initial consultation.
Areas of Practice
Business Formation and Counseling
Real Estate Acquisitions, Management, Sales and Exchanges
Real Estate and Business Financing
Real Estate Leasing-Office, Industrial, Restaurant, Retail and Ground Leases
Title, Zoning and Land Use Matters
Design, Engineering and Construction Agreements
William Mitchell College of Law, J.D. 1984
Magna Cum Laude
University of Minnesota, B.A. 1980
Federal District Court Chief Judge Alsop 1984
Minnesota Suppreme Court 1984-1985
U.S. Federal Courts, 1985
Minnesota State Bar Association - Member
Hennepin County Bar Association
Real Property Section Member
Mr. Chanin bills for his time on an hourly basis. He is willing to discuss flat fees for specific matters and to consider alternative fee arrangements.
Your trusted Real Property Specialist, as certified by the Minnesota Bar Association for more than 25 years.
Experience, Expertise, Integrity and personal service for your important legal matters.
The best part of practicing law is the people I've met. Many of my clients have become good friends.Ed Chanin-
Ed is the only lawyer I would trust with anything I have.
Greg LeMondLeMond Companies
I’ve worked with Ed for more than 20 years on real estate matters for Hines. He is a first rate lawyer and a great guy.