Attorneys and Counselors at Law


With over 40 years experience representing Clients in all aspects of the Real Estate industry, LYON & CARON LLP has the expertise, proven track record, and industry relationships to assist our Clients in achieving their business goals.

From single property transactions to packages of over 50 operating businesses, we quickly and efficiently respond to all our Clients in the area of real estate development (including construction contracts), operation, financing, franchising, management, ownership, and sale, including senior facilities, shopping centers, office buildings, apartments, industrial projects, resort properties with spas, multiple golf course operations, and conference centers.

LYON & CARON LLP has represented hundreds of branded and independent hotels and resorts as well as many food service operations across the nation in purchasing land or existing businesses, negotiating construction, and architectural contracts for ground-ups and renovations, tax planning (including low income housing and historic tax credits, TIFs, SSAs and bond financing), conduit, conventional and hybrid loans and sales.

Our many years of experience and skill in our transactional practice includes dispositions, acquisitions, all types of financing (including construction and mini-perm loans), tenant-in-common transactions (TICs), sales and sale-leasebacks (including restaurant sale-leasebacks), property and hotel management agreements, property leasing, and 1031 exchanges. We have extensive experience with note purchase agreements, deed-in-lieu agreements, and forbearance agreements.

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