BGD Strengthens Real Estate Practice With Two New Hires in Lexington Office
LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 10, 2017) — Business law firm Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP is pleased to announce two new attorney hires in its Lexington, Kentucky office to further strengthen the firm’s real estate and transactional practices in Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio markets: partner P. Branden Gross and staff attorney Jacob K. Michul.
“Branden and Jake are both Lexington natives with strong ties to the community. We are excited to expand our Lexington office with these talented and experienced attorneys,” said Timothy W. Dunn, Lexington Office Managing Partner. “They are both excellent attorneys and a great fit for our office and firm.”
P. Branden Gross has extensive experience in real estate and finance law and is now a member of firm’s Economic Development Department and Real Estate Practice Group. As an established leader in real estate and finance law, Branden often assists parties with out-of-state and multi-state leases, acquisitions and loans. His comprehensive practice focuses on real estate transactions, real estate title examinations and title insurance, commercial real estate acquisitions, banking law and financing, equipment and asset based financing, land use, real estate taxes, landlord and tenant negotiations and disputes, and loan enforcement and defense. Branden also assists in-state and out-of-state investors with acquisitions of property in Kentucky in relation to like-kind exchanges (IRC Section 1031). Additional information about Branden and his practice is available online here.
Jacob K. Michul focuses his practice primarily on real estate and business transactions and is now a member of our Economic Development Department and Real Estate Practice Group. Jake regularly helps clients navigate a broad range of commercial real estate matters, including acquisitions, dispositions, leasing, financing, development, title examinations and insurance, investment, operations, and land use/zoning. He also provides clients with general counsel services and advises clients in connection with business mergers and acquisitions, business financing and structuring, and a variety of commercial contracts. Additional information about Jake and his practice is available online here.
“The Lexington office of BGD continues its growth in strategic areas of the law through the addition of experienced and qualified attorneys, of which Branden and Jake are prime examples. We are very pleased to have both of them join us, and we look forward to further growth in the firm’s real estate and transactional areas of practice with their contributions,” Dunn said.
Gross earned his J.D. in 2002 from the University of Kentucky College of Law, and his B.A. in History with Departmental Honors from the University of Kentucky College of Arts and Sciences in 1999. Michul earned his J.D. in 2009 from the University of Kentucky College of Law, and his B.S. in Economics, magna cum laude, from the University of Kentucky Gatton College of Business and Economics in 2006.
Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP is a business law firm providing transactional, litigation and government-related services to clients across a variety of industries and business sectors. The firm also provides estate planning and other services to individuals and non-profits. BGD has served the legal and business needs of clients for more than a century; additional firm information is available at www.bgdlegal.com.