Trusted Maryland Real Estate Lawyers Handle Transactions and Litigation

Experienced attorneys help clients navigate property matters in the Frederick area

At Offutt, Horman, Burdette & May, PA, we draw on extensive knowledge of Maryland real estate law and financing to represent our clients in real estate transactions. If you are ready to buy or sell a property in the Frederick area or anywhere else in Maryland, or if you need strong representation during a real estate dispute, we provide experienced counsel and strong advocacy to protect your real property investment. We have a thorough understanding of both the commercial and residential markets and can guide you through the process from contract to closing, handling title conflicts, zoning and land use issues, eminent domain, foreclosures and other relevant property matters.

Detail-oriented counselors guide clients through transactions

The attorneys at Offutt, Horman, Burdette & May, PA understand the considerations that go into deciding whether to buy or sell a property. From offer to sale, we handle all aspects of real estate transactions. Our knowledgeable guidance and commitment to addressing your questions and concerns as they arise mean you can feel confident that your interests are being protected at every step.

To help you pursue a successful real estate transaction, our firm may:

  • Draft and review sales contracts
  • Negotiate real estate agreements
  • Review lending documents
  • Search and clear title
  • Analyze deals and rectify potential problems
  • Handle land use, zoning and permitting issues
  • Conduct real estate closings

If complications or conflicts arise during a transaction, our attorneys have the knowledge and skill to handle them efficiently.

Strategic attorneys resolve disputes through negotiation and litigation

Given the high value of real estate, people with claims to the property have much at stake when disputes arise. Breach of contract issues, boundary disputes, title or insurance conflicts and fraudulent claims can become a major headache for owners and potential owners. To help our clients save time, costs and frustrations, we strive to find solutions to real estate disputes outside the courtroom, including through mediation. When amicable agreements cannot be reached, however, you can rely on the attorneys at Offutt, Horman, Burdette & May, PA to represent your property interests in court.

Contact experienced Maryland real estate attorneys

Buying or selling property has legal implications and responsibilities. To ensure that your interests are protected and your duties are fulfilled, it is wise to hire a focused and accomplished law firm. Call the Frederick office of Offutt, Horman, Burdette & May, PA at 301-662-8248 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation with a real estate attorney.

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  • Frederick Office


    10 West College Terrace
    Suite 220
    Frederick, Maryland 21701



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  • 5.0/5.0

    Frederick County's longest practicing member; revered by all members of the bench and bar. Wish there were more lawyers like him; a delight to work with or against.

    — Peer

  • 5.0/5.0

    First rate. Very reasonable prices.

    — Client

  • 4.8/5.0

    Also use firm for taxes.

    — Client