Real Estate and Environmental Law

The attorneys at Yoder Ainlay Ulmer & Buckingham, LLP promptly and professionally address clients' legal needs in the areas of real estate and environmental law.

Real Estate Law

Yoder Ainlay Ulmer & Buckingham, LLP provides representation to all parties involved in real estate matters.  We represent the needs of buyers, sellers, and lenders. We advise our clients on:

  • Land transactions including purchase and sale agreements and land contracts
  • Rental arrangements including leases and options to purchase
  • Planning and zoning
  • Covenants and restrictive use agreements
  • Mortgages and other credit agreements
  • Construction agreements and mechanics liens
  • Easements and license agreements
  • Property disputes and other property related litigation

Our firm’s practical approach helps clients avoid the pitfalls otherwise associated with real estate transactions.  Our office also provides representation to those individuals who have to react to circumstances associated with their real estate.  Our office represents clients in the pursuit of foreclosure or evictions and related damages.  We also represent debtors in their effort to obtain a mortgage modification, short-sale, short-purchase, or deed in lieu of foreclosure.  We are able to use our on-premise title company, Elko Title Corporation, to expedite your real estate needs.

Environmental Law

Yoder Ainlay Ulmer & Buckingham, LLP has a history of providing transactional, litigation, and regulatory assistance to businesses regarding environmental issues. Our firm has worked with local, state, and federal government agencies to address environmental concerns.  We are consulted to represent clients with the following:

  • Investigation and remediation procedures
  • Disputes concerning environmental contamination
  • Environmental assessments prior to real estate closings and business acquisitions
  • Recovery from insurance companies and other third parties

Our practical approach to handling these matters can allow our clients to avoid lengthy litigation.  For those clients who are too late to take a preemptive approach, Yoder Ainlay Ulmer & Buckingham, LLP, has skilled litigators ready to provide representation.

Contact the firm

When you need an attorney, contact the law offices of Yoder Ainlay Ulmer & Buckingham, LLP at 574-533-1171 or contact the firm online. Conveniently located across the street from the Elkhart County Circuit Courthouse in Goshen, Indiana, the firm regularly assists clients with a broad range of legal issues.