Josh Pope

Practice Emphasis and Experience

Business, Construction, Environmental Law, Real Estate

JJP Martindale AV Preeminent 2017Josh Pope advises clients in all aspects of real estate and business transactions including: acquisitions, sales, leases, financing, development, title insurance, boundary issues, environmental compliance and entity formation matters. Mr. Pope is licensed to practice law in Washington and Florida.

Mr. Pope’s work includes:

  • Representing owners of residential, commercial, industrial and mixed-use projects with respect to acquisition, sales and financing;
  • Sales and purchases of ownership interests in corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies;
  • Representing private and institutional lenders in structuring, documenting and properly securing commercial real estate and development financing;
  • Advising clients regarding due diligence and risk analysis pertaining to the acquisition and financing of a wide variety of real estate and business transactions;
  • Negotiating, preparing and reviewing commercial, residential, industrial and mixed-use lease agreements for landlords and tenants of multiple and single-sites of all sizes;
  • Preparing, negotiating and analyzing construction and architect contracts and related agreements;
  • Preparing easement and tenants in common agreements;
  • Analyzing title insurance products and resolving title and/or survey issues;
  • Representing homeowner, property owner and condominium associations;
  • Negotiating and implementing institutional controls and programs for long-term inspection and monitoring of contaminated sites;
  • Assisting with all phases of environmental due diligence; and
  • Identifying environmental liability risks which may arise in the context of business and real estate transactions, and appropriately allocating those risks through indemnity agreements and other contractual arrangements.

Professional Recognition

  • Selected multiple times as Rising Star Attorney by the Super Lawyers publication
  • Selected as a Legal Elite by Florida Trend magazine
  • AV Preeminent peer rating by the Martindale-Hubbell legal directory

Education

Professional Admissions

  • Admitted to the Washington State Bar
  • Admitted to the Florida State Bar