“Our work with Lawrence Maiello and his staff at Maiello Brungo & Maiello has been a key factor in our growth and continued success in the real estate industry. Lawrence and his staff exhibit unmatched professionalism in all of their interactions with our firm. In addition, Lawrence has a vast knowledge of real estate transactions and corporate law. I highly recommend this firm for your real estate and business needs.”

–John Schneider, Owner,
JMS Capital Group – Real Estate


The Real Estate Law Team of Maiello, Brungo & Maiello is comprised of Real Estate attorneys with experience in virtually every type of real estate legal transaction.

We provide our clients with responsive and efficient legal services all throughout their real estate projects and developments.

Our experienced real estate lawyers have guided clients – both locally and nationally – through transactions ranging from sophisticated property acquisitions and turnkey developments to complex commercial leases. We know and understand the perspectives of everyone involved, including landlords, tenants, buyers, sellers, lenders, and borrowers.


At Maiello, Brungo & Maiello, Our real estate attorneys are experienced with the selling and acquisition of property, financing, real estate development, and the leasing of the following:

  • Retail centers
  • Commercial office parks
  • Industrial sites as well as residential projects
  • Flex developments as well as mixed-use developments
  • Warehouse buildings
  • Manufacturing buildings
  • Raw land

Our experienced real estate attorneys have represented buyers and sellers through all aspects of the acquisition and development of real estate.

Our real estate lawyers have counseled clients on construction, financing, environmental, zoning, taxation, title insurance, and other issues associated with land use and development.

We have represented both private landowners and public entities in the negotiation of tax incremental financing (TIF) and tax abatement arrangements (LERTA). Our real estate attorneys in Pittsburgh, PA are uniquely positioned to service our real estate clients because of their ability to join the expertise of the firm’s Construction Team and Banking & Finance Team in representing our clients.

We also represent clients in negotiating and drafting purchase and sale contracts, ground leases, site development agreements, and property management contracts. MBM Law is an approved law firm for title insurance matters and conducts closings for local and national lenders in Pennsylvania. As a result, Maiello, Brungo & Maiello delivers efficient and responsive legal services to its real estate clients.

Real Estate Acquisition & Sales

Each purchase and sale of real estate presents challenges.

In every case, the Real Estate Team of MBM offers our clients the comprehensive range of legal services required to identify opportunities, manage risks and succeed in today’s changing real estate market. Our PA real estate attorneys guide clients through all aspects of the transaction and advise on matters that require immediate attention while also considering our clients’ long-term goals regarding property-related growth.

Real Estate Leasing

Our Pittsburgh-based Real Estate lawyers are experienced in handling a wide range of leasing transactions for both landlords and tenants, from structuring and negotiating ground and build-to-suit leases to sale/leaseback arrangements and subleases.

We advise on and negotiate leases for all types of properties, including office, industrial and retail. Our extensive experience in these transactions results in an understanding of industry standards and provides for complete and comprehensive lease terms.

Real Estate Financing

MBM’s real estate attorneys represent both lenders and borrowers in the financing of commercial, industrial and residential assets and developments.

These transactions include multi-property and cross-collateralized financing as well as traditional single-asset mortgage financing. Our broad experience in representing lenders, owners, and investors provides us with the ability to effectively structure many forms of complex real estate financing transactions.

Real Estate Land Use

The Real Estate attorneys team help clients navigate the regulatory environment of land use, planning, and zoning with respect to the construction, financing, acquisition, disposition, and management of real estate projects.

Zoning and land use laws affect how an owner can develop and use a property. Starting a project without the help of a knowledgeable team of attorneys can cost an owner greatly. The attorneys of Maiello, Brungo & Maiello have extensive experience in guiding and representing developers, owners, landlords, and tenants through the complicated processes of zoning and land use regulations so that they can build projects that succeed.

MB&M’s attorneys are able to represent clients and provide assistance with regard to the following:

  • Monitor municipal ordinance developments on behalf of clients and identify and evaluate up-front specific ordinance requirements and processes;
  • Provide guidance through all stages of the municipal approval process;
  • Prosecute numerous site plan applications for commercial and residential developments;
  • Obtain zoning approval for projects from municipal zoning hearing boards, planning commissions and elected municipal councils, including variances, special exceptions, or conditional use approvals;
  • Handle issues relating to the use of a property or its dimensions.

Additionally, we are able to leverage our team of business lawyers and construction lawyers to provide additional services to clients regarding issues related to financing, entity structure, title insurance, project development agreements, and construction dynamics before, during and after a project.


Meet our expert team of real estate attorneys with offices near Wexford, Pittsburgh & Southside area. We have been serving clients in the Pittsburgh area for years, offering real estate legal advice and consultation. To consult with one of our real estate attorneys, call us at (412) 242.4400.

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