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Real Estate Litigation

Berliner Cohen’s real estate litigation practice draws on the talent and experience of attorneys from the litigation, real estate, construction, environmental, land use, and municipal law practice areas.  Our broad range of experience allows us to effectively represent businesses, individuals and public agencies involving virtually any type of real estate issue.  Both the San Jose and Central Valley offices have attorneys capable of handling mediation, arbitration or litigation matters throughout the Bay Area and San Joaquin Valley.

Real Estate Litigation

Berliner Cohen attorneys provide real estate litigation services in a number of areas, including:

  • Real estate purchase and sales agreements
  • Commercial leases
  • Title issues
  • Escrow liability defense
  • Disputes pertaining to easements and licenses
  • Issues relating to compensation of real estate brokers and agents
  • Option agreements
  • Difficult situations involving government agencies
  • Eminent domain

The clients who have previously used Berliner Cohen’s services on real estate litigation matters include contractors, developers, banks, public agencies, private individuals and businesses.

For more information, please contact Nancy Johnson in the San Jose office at, or Mike Ijams in the Modesto office at