ATTORNEY PROFILE

L. Holden Reaves
PARTNER

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

​Member of North Carolina Legal Elite in Real Property Law,

as recognized by Business North Carolina Magazine

(as voted by North Carolina attorney peers)

2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

BAR ADMISSIONS

North Carolina, 1995

EDUCATION

Duke University, BA 1992

University of North Carolina School of Law at Chapel Hill, JD 1995

SPECIALIZATION

Holden is a Board Certified Specialist in Real Property Law:  Residential, Business, Commercial, and Industrial Transactions since 2005, as certified by the North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization. 

 

He concentrates his law practice in commercial real estate transactions, including entity formation, real property sales, acquisition, development, financing, tax-free exchanges, and leasing.  He has represented developers, buyers, sellers, lenders, landlords, tenants and brokers in all types of real property transactions.

MEMBERSHIPS

​North Carolina Bar Association (present)

Real Estate Lawyers Association of North Carolina (RELANC) (present)

Cumberland County Bar Association (present)

CAREER​

Holden Reaves has practiced law since 1995.  He returned to his hometown of Fayetteville (and founded Reaves Law, PLLC in 2004) after practicing in prior firms, including the commercial real estate group of a large corporate firm in uptown Charlotte.

REPRESENTATIVE

EXPERIENCE

L. Holden Reaves
PARTNER
PLANNED COMMUNITIES

Set up of planned communities and condominium communities (including residential, office, commercial, and mixed use), set up of tiered master planned communities, preparation of covenants

SHOPPING CENTERS

Land acquisition, due diligence, lease negotiation and drafting (including anchor and national tenants), preparation of covenants, and financing (including development and permanent financing) for upscale shopping center projects

MULTI-FAMILY APARTMENT COMMUNITIES

Land acquisition, development, sales, and financing (including development and permanent financing), purchase and sale of improved communities

HOTEL PROJECTS

Land acquisition, development, sales and financing (including development and permanent financing)

BUSINESS FORMATIONS

 

Entity formation, including limited liability companies, corporations, and owners associations

DOCUMENT DRAFTING

 

Drafting of purchase and sale contracts, leases, covenants, cross-easement agreements, business contracts and all other real property legal documents

ACQUISITIONS AND SALES

Commercial land assemblage, title examination, due diligence assistance, and closings

OUR ADDRESS

916 Arsenal Avenue

Fayetteville, North Carolina, 28305

 

Tel:   910.485.4938

Fax:  910.485.7833

 

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Reaves Law, PLLC is a boutique law firm that focuses upon commercial real estate transactions, including acquisition, development, financing, property exchanges, leasing, and contracts.

Our clients benefit from experienced and responsive legal services that are customized to the client's unique needs.

We are approved attorneys for all major title underwriters, and we strive to comply with ALTA Best Practices.

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