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Real Estate

WTO lawyers have successfully defended real estate agents, brokers, investors, developers, appraisers, and construction companies in numerous trials and litigation. We also represent companies, manufacturers, and individuals in complex commercial litigation involving real property and related disputes.

Our team has experience handling issues that affect clients all across the real estate industry:

  • Antitrust
  • Appeals
  • Bad faith actions
  • Breach of contract
  • Commercial matters
  • Defect disputes
  • Environmental and contamination allegations
  • Evictions and forcible detainers
  • Nuisance matters
  • Oil & gas
  • Personal guarantees
  • Premises liability
  • Professional liability
  • Property rights
  • Quiet title actions and lis pendens
  • REITs
  • Rights of first refusal
  • Toxic torts 

Client Wins

Successfully represented apartment owner Aimco in nationwide litigation alleging intentional torts against Airbnb, resulting in favorable settlement after jury selection. The result is changing how the short-term rental industry operates.

Client Wins

Represented a real estate company in a business tort cases alleging fraudulent appraisals and False Claims Act claims.

Client Wins

Won a defense verdict in a bench trial in Colorado involving a real estate dispute.



Scott S. Barker
Senior Counsel
P. 303.244.1824
F. 303.244.1879
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Carolyn J. Fairless
Co-Managing Partner
P. 303.244.1852
F. 303.244.1879
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Robert G. Mason
Trial Support Manager
P. 303.244.1816
F. 303.244.1879
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Michael T. Williams
Co-Managing Partner
P. 303.244.1867
F. 303.244.1879
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