Commercial And Residential Real Estate Planning

At the law firm of Hummel, Lewis & Smith, LLP, we provide sophisticated counsel and representation in real estate, land use, zoning and related matters. Based in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, we represent buyers, sellers, developers, builders and landowners in Columbia County, Montour County, Northumberland County, and the Susquehanna Valley.

Our attorneys possess a substantial level of experience in these matters — more than 130 years of combined practice between them. They can walk you through transactions, governmental approvals, contracts and entity formations, and they can protect your interests in any disputes that arise. Call 570-245-6720 or 877-829-8987 to arrange a consultation with an attorney in our Bloomsburg office.

Residential And Commercial Real Estate Legal Help

Attorney Cleve Hummel, one of our firm's partners, has practiced in Bloomsburg for 40 years and is a licensed title insurance agent. He offers personalized attention and thorough due diligence to home buyers, businesses, and sellers in property transactions:

  • Negotiating, drafting, or reviewing purchase agreements
  • Reviewing inspection reports, disclosures, and financing commitments
  • Reviewing title searches and title insurance
  • Handling closings and post-transaction disputes

We also represent either party in commercial lease agreements, landlord-tenant disputes and real estate litigation.

Land Use, Zoning And Property Disputes

Attorney Jack Mihalik brings extensive knowledge and experience in representing residential and commercial developers and builders, homeowners and municipalities in the regulatory aspects of land development and property use.

He represented the Town of Bloomsburg for more than 40 years, in addition to numerous local townships, boroughs and zoning boards throughout his career. Additionally, Mr. Mihalik represents clients in land use and zoning disputes with municipalities.

Sitting On The Marcellus Shale?

Attorney Barry Lewis can provide sophisticated counsel to individuals and landowner groups in the drafting or review of natural gas leases and other pipeline and gas agreements. Mr. Lewis represents landowners throughout northern and central Pennsylvania and can assist clients in forming gas leasing ownership entities.

Discuss Your Legal Needs With An Experienced Real Estate Attorney

Contact our Bloomsburg office online, or by calling 570-245-6720 or 877-829-8987 to arrange a consultation with our experienced lawyers.