With over 40 years in private practice, Fred Newby has divided his work between representation of individuals and businesses, in both litigation and transactional matters. His litigation experience extends from personal injury to complex commercial litigation. Mr. Newby's transactional experience includes structuring and acquisition of businesses, commercial real estate sales, real estate development and individual residential real estate matters.
Current Highlights Include...
Prime Commercial Development
Represented the Seller in the sale of 13 prime development lots, including 3 oceanfront lots
Retail Business Negotiations
Representation of retail business in negotiation of a lease with option to purchase an 8,500 sq. ft. retail building; negotiation of lease and Purchase & Sale Agreement of a 35,000 sq. ft. retail building.
$8.5 Million Hotel Loan
Representation of a commercial bank in documentation of $8,500,000.00 hotel loan
Represented developer in the rezoning of property and development of 21 story 240 unit oceanfront hotel
Ongoing representation of developer of three condominium projects: 45 unit oceanfront, 25 unit Ocean Blvd. project, 53 unit suburban project
Franchised Food Operations
Ongoing representation of owners and operators of numerous national franchised food operations, including lease negotiations in various settings.
Represented the purchasers of 22 eighteen-hole golf courses over the span of several years, including the negotiation of purchase agreements and closing of the purchases.
Representation of purchasers and operators of 600,000 sq. ft. in three retail mall buildings on 52 acres of land.