Dothan-Based Real Estate Attorneys
Our law firm routinely handles all types of commercial and residential real estate closings for property located throughout Alabama, Georgia, and Florida. A lawyer with our firm will provide legal assistance during the real estate transaction involving the purchasing, selling or refinancing of real property. As authorized agents of both First American Title Insurance Company, Fidelity National Title Insurance Company, Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Company, and Chicago Title Insurance Company, our attorneys are authorized to issue title insurance policies for any properties located in Alabama, Georgia, or Florida. During the closing process, our attorneys perform a diligent search of the property to discover any title issues that may need to be resolved. Based on the title search, our attorneys and staff have previously worked to clear and resolve many different types of title discrepancies in order to close the transaction. Examples of some of the many title issues that our staff and attorneys have previously worked to resolve include:
Breaks in the chain of title
Boundary line disputes
Fidelity Title Insurance Company
Our attorneys and staff at Prim & Mendheim, LLC work with numerous lenders to manage all of the important aspects of real estate closings including rendering:
Title insurance commitments
Owner and lender’s title insurance policies
Preparation of the HUD-1 settlement statement
We also assist with the review and drafting of purchase sale agreements at the beginning of any real estate transaction.
In addition to real estate transactions, our Dothan lawyers also routinely represent clients during active real estate disputes
that require litigation through court proceedings. Our real estate clients include banks, mortgage brokers, mortgage companies, realtors, property management companies, contractors, developers, leasing companies, and local home buyers and sellers.
We have experienced lawyers who handle the real estate closing process from start to finish. From receiving the order from the lender, to signing the closing documents at our office, we handle each and every step with attention to detail. We work with various lenders, real estate agents, and mortgage companies throughout the closing process to ensure that the property is closed without any problems. For more information regarding real estate closings, please contact us.
We handle all aspects of the foreclosure process, from the initial preparation of the necessary demand letter to the final surrender of the property back to our clients or the successful bidder. There are many issues to deal with in a mortgage foreclosure, but we will aggressively pursue all available legal avenues necessary to secure the property for our clients. We typically handle foreclosures for a flat fee plus expenses.
Each State has laws in place to protect both the tenant and the landlord. It is illegal to force a tenant from a dwelling by changing the locks or turning off the power. We provide a seamless service to landlords while safeguarding their rights and gaining possession
of the property back legally. Our lawyers are highly experienced in the particular nuances of this dynamic are of law and the critical timelines that must be adhered to. At Prim & Mendheim we take the burden of the eviction out of the hands of the property manager or home owner and handle the eviction process from start to finish. In addition, we make sure that any judgment necessary to collect past due rent or damages to the property is obtained correctly in order to pursue its collection. Our firm is very experienced at handling evictions and provides this service for a flat fee.
During the closing process, we identify any liens against the property and work toward resolving them immediately. We also file necessary liens to secure payment in many circumstances.
The real estate lawyers at Prim & Mendheim, LLC are dedicated to their clients’ rights to develop and enforce leases. A properly executed lease will fully protect the client in the event of any problems or disputes. From preparing, drafting, and negotiating leases, we will protect your interests along the way. If you are entering into a leasing agreement, please contact our experienced lawyers at Prim & Mendheim, LLC. The real estate lawyers at Prim & Mendheim, LLC are dedicated to their clients’ rights to develop and enforce leases. A properly executed lease will fully protect the client in the event of any problems or disputes. From preparing, drafting, and negotiating leases, we will protect your interests along the way. If you are entering into a leasing agreement, please contact
our experienced lawyers at Prim & Mendheim, LLC.
As authorized agents of First American Title Insurance and Fidelity National Title Insurance Company, we handle various aspects of title work. Through our secure, cloud-based, real estate software, Qualia, we are able to issue title opinions, title commitments, and final title policies.
Our Dothan lawyers are experienced in the buying and selling of tax sales properties throughout Alabama and have extensive experience with the many pitfalls associated with tax sale properties in general.
REAL ESTATE DIVISION MANAGER
Jamie S. Barberree is a native of Destin, Florida. She graduated from the University of Phoenix with a Master of Science degree in Administrative Justice and Security. She moved to Dothan in 2018 and began working at Prim & Mendheim, LLC as a real estate assistant. After gaining valuable knowledge and experience as an assistant, she took over as Real Estate Manager in 2020.