The MSBA Real Property Section and the MSBA Tax Section, together with The University of Baltimore School of Law Real Estate Law Association and The University of Maryland Real Property, Trusts and Estates Organization, invite you to attend: DIVERSITY IN TRANSACTIONAL PRACTICE This event will consist of a panel discussion and networking session for practitioners and law students to discuss how attorneys from varying backgrounds have […]

As most of us well know, in many cases real property lawyers never see the actual real estate that we are helping our clients buy or build upon.  In most instances, we rely upon surveyors to do the ground work (literally!) and instead review their resulting surveys. Have you ever wondered what is involved in […]

Join the MSBA Construction Law Section for its 2017 “Construction Law Institute: Building the Foundation” on March 9th, 2017 in Columbia, MD.  Experienced faculty will guide you through labor and employment law, Insurance Coverage, Condominium and New Home Warranties and Rights of Action, Change and Extra Work and more.  A new edition of the Maryland […]

Join the MSBA Real Property Section for its new “Basics of Real Estate Transactions Evening Series” on February 8th, 15th, 22nd, March 1st, 8th, 15th and 22nd, 2017 from 6-8 p.m. each evening in Columbia, MD.  A dynamic faculty of experienced practitioners will guide you through issues related to Land Acquisition and Development, Leases, Title, […]

This event takes place on Thursday, July 28, from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm and is presented by the Maryland Chapter of the American Planning Association. Join APA Maryland on Thursday, July 28th for a trolley tour of downtown Baltimore! The tour will take us through multiple downtown neighborhoods while highlighting the City’s role in the Revolutionary […]

Frederick L. Klein, a partner with DLA Piper LLP (US) in Washington, D.C., and Kevin L. Shepherd, a partner with Venable LLP in Baltimore, Maryland, contributed the following article that was first published in the May/June 2016 issue of Probate & Property, the bi-monthly magazine publication of the ABA’s Real Property, Trust and Estate Law […]

The following article was provided by William O’Connell, Maryland State Counsel for First American Title Insurance Company. The Maryland Land Title Association (MLTA) saw a gap in the state’s laws when it came to quiet title actions.  As result, the MLTA proposed legislation to create a statutory process for completing such actions.  With the support of […]