Real Estate Construction:
Mr. Fichter has advised numerous real estate developers, homeowners and commercial businesses regarding real estate construction matters in all phases of construction and in litigation as well, and has appeared on behalf of clients numerous times before city Zoning and Planning agencies and City Councils.
Appointed By Court – Successful Defense of Mechanics Liens:
Mr. Fichter was appointed “Special Litigation Counsel” by the Bankruptcy Court in the bankruptcy of a commercial real estate project of a Southern California real estate developer to defend against 50 Mechanics Liens and Stop Notices lawsuits totaling approximately $1 million recorded against the project. Mr. Fichter was instrumental in reducing the claims to less than $250,000.
Real Estate Purchases/Sales:
Mr. Fichter has advised numerous clients regarding the purchase and/or sale of commercial and residential real properties, including purchases/sales of self-storage facilities.
Real Estate Liens:
Mr. Fichter has personally handled many types of real estate “lien” matters including over 150 “mechanics lien” and “stop notice” cases and matters.
Mr. Fichter has significant experience in representing both landlords and tenants in lease matters and disputes over tenancies, and has considerable experience in drafting all kinds of real estate, business and other types of contracts, and including itigating disputes over real estae contracts and their interpretation.