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Pannone Lopes Devereaux & West LLC

Pannone Lopes Devereaux & West LLC is comprised of highly skilled, experienced lawyers and financial managers who have structured and closed significant and complex commercial real estate developments and lending transactions for more than 25 years. The firm’s comprehensive suite of legal and professional services include the structuring, negotiating and documenting of real estate and commercial lending deals. These services have been provided to private entities and individuals, public sector agencies and authorities, and non-profit corporations and organizations in the housing industry. Funding sources have come from the federal government, quasi-public agencies such as RI Housing, LISC and/or cities and town.

The firm routinely does work involving land acquisitions, mixed use developments and retail centers. The attorneys and professional staff are recognized in the non-profit sector as astute business relations and transactional financial managers. This reputation is a direct result of their experience in guiding joint venture real estate agreements, assisting in real estate site control and acquisitions, assisting in government relations issues and working with local planning and zoning offices. In addition, our team works closely with borrowers and commercial and private lenders to close commercial development projects and assists in real estate site control and acquisition agreements.

To learn more about Pannone Lopes Devereaux & West’s work in the real estate, construction and lending area, or for further information about the legal practice areas or professional services offered by the firm, please log onto The firm has offices in Connecticut, Florida, Massachusetts, New York and Rhode Island.