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Firm Overview

Since 1992, Lang and Brown, P.A. has possessed the knowledge and skills to meet the legal needs of condominium and homeowners' associations throughout St. Petersburg and its surrounding communities. We offer experienced, hands-on and client-focused legal representation on all aspects of:
-Real estate
-Condominium and Homeowner's Association Law

Our attorneys listen to your needs and concerns. We take the time to educate you about your legal options. Because we understand the law, our attorneys can trouble-shoot on your behalf and steer you away from anything that could cause costly future legal problems. Lang and Brown, P.A. delivers results in an efficient, timely and cost-effective manner.

We provide associations with the following types of services:
-Work with the board to create and amend the bylaws, covenants, conditions and restrictions, rules, amendments and articles of incorporation
-Help enforce rules
-Offer legal advice and interpret laws as they apply to you
-Prepare and review contracts with vendors and employees
-Manage and conduct elections
-Handle collections issues, including the filing of liens, if necessary, against homeowners
-Represent the board in dealings with government agencies
-Bring lawsuits against the developer in the event of construction problems and defects
-Organize meetings
-Review insurance and recommend areas where additional coverage is necessary
-Advise on appropriate procedures and processes when the association is conducting board meetings

Successfully serving clients throughout the central west coast of Florida:
Lang and Brown, P.A. represents clients in St. Petersburg and Tampa Bay including Pinellas, Hillsborough, Manatee and Pasco counties in Florida.

We have earned the respect of both clients and Florida's legal community. We appreciate each referral you send us. Attorney Nicholas F. Lang has achieved an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell - a distinction signifying the highest quality legal work, professionalism, and ethical standards.
Main Office

Main Office
5001 Fourth Street North, Suite A, P.O. BOX 7990
St. Petersburg  FL  33734

Phone
  • 727-522-9800
Fax
  • 727-528-2900
Real Estate
Your most valuable resource for Florida real estate matters
The attorneys at Lang and Brown, P.A. apply their extensive knowledge and 19 years experience in property rights, real estate issues, finance and business matters to handle all areas of real estate law. Lang and Brown, P.A can help you with:
-Residential home sales transactions
-Commercial property sales transactions
-Homeowners associations
-Condominium law
-Landlord-tenant disputes
-Evictions
-Foreclosures
-Real estate contracts
-Eminent domain
-Zoning, land use and building permits
-Boundary and easement disputes
-Title disputes

Real estate transaction lawyers:
From offer to sale, Lang and Brown, P.A handles all aspects of buying and selling real estate, including construction on property, so that you can feel confident about a smooth and precise transaction. In furtherance of your real estate transaction, we can:
-Draft or review your sales contract
-Negotiate real estate agreements
-Review your lending documents
-Search and clear titles
-Analyze your deal and rectify potential problems
-Handle land use, zoning and permitting
-Conduct your real estate closing

Real estate litigation attorneys:
Real estate litigation requires substantial knowledge of Florida property laws and civil litigation, as well as a dynamic courtroom presence. At Lang and Brown, P.A., we possess this knowledge necessary to successfully litigate your real estate disputes.

Real estate negotiators:
Some disputes are better solved outside of the courtroom. Our effective mediators can guide negotiations to best protect your interests. By retaining an experienced mediator to strategize the contract negotiation process, you can often avoid disputes from arising at a later stage in the real estate transaction, and so save time, money and frustration.

Nicholas F. Lang

Member

Areas of practice:
-Real estate
-Condominium Association law
-Homeowners Association law
-Cooperative Housing Association law
-Community Association collections
-Real estate development
-Community Association development
-Real estate contracts
-Real estate leasing

Admitted to practice:
Florida, 1988

Awards and honors:
AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Education:
-Stetson University College of Law, J.D., 1979
-University of Florida, B.A., 1976

Professional memberships:
-St. Petersburg Bar Association
-American Bar Association
-The Florida Bar
-Real Property Section
-Probate and Trust Law Section

Biography:
-Pi Sigma Alpha
-Omicron Delta Kappa
-Florida Blue Key
-Sigma Nu Phi
Education
  • Stetson University College of Law
    Juris Doctorate , 1979

Shawn G. Brown

Member

Areas of practice:
-Condominium Association law
-Homeowners Association law
-Cooperative Housing Association law
-Community Association collections
-Community Association development
-Real estate
-Real estate lender collections
-Real estate foreclosure
-Real estate contracts
-Real estate acquisitions

Admitted to practice:
-Florida, 2002
-U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, 2004

Education:
-Stetson University, J.D., 2002
-Stetson University, B.A., 1999

Professional memberships:
-St. Petersburg Bar Association
-American Bar Association
-The Florida Bar
Education
  • Stetson University
    Juris Doctorate , 2002

Emily L. Lang

Member

Areas of practice:
-Condominium Association law
-Homeowners Association law
-Cooperative Housing Association law
-Community Association collections
-Community Association development
-Real estate
-Real estate contracts

Admitted to practice:
Florida, 2008

Education:
-Stetson University College of Law, J.D., 2007
-University of Miami, B.S., 2004

Professional memberships:
-St. Petersburg Bar Association
-American Bar Association
-The Florida Bar
-Florida Association for Women Lawyers
Education
  • Stetson University College of Law
    Juris Doctorate , 2007

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