Certain Pockets of Real Estate Practice Get A Boost from the ‘Stimulus’ Package

Yesterday’s New York Lawyer reported on some firms actually adding partners to their real estate practices.  While real estate practices are generally slow, there are some areas where growth is expected.  They include:  public/private development projects (e.g., roads, buildings, remodeling), construction projects for local governments, and representing lenders and developers in loan restructurings and foreclosures.