Watertown: 920-261-1630 | Lake Mills: 920-648-8381
Areas of Practice
Real Estate
Real estate transactions are more complicated than ever. Whether your transaction is large or small, commercial, farm or residential, there are many pitfalls and traps for the unwary. Regardless of whether you are buying, selling, leasing, building, financing or have a real estate-related dispute, the attorneys of Neuberger, Griggs, Sweet & Smith, LLP can guide you through the process every step of the way and help you avoid any unnecessary expense, delay, stress and liability. Whether it is the most basic matter or the extremely complex, it is always our attorneys’ goal to achieve our client’s desired result effectively and efficiently. We can also offer related services to complement the representation, including access to attorneys specializing in estate planning, corporate & business law, estate planning, and civil litigation.

We are partnered with Title Consultants, Inc. to provide courteous, cost-effective and dependable title commitments, policies and searches to many of our clients. Headquartered in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, Title Consultants, Inc. can be reached by phone (1-800-924-6211) or email (info@titleconsultants.net). Our attorneys also regularly work with other title companies throughout the state.

Our attorneys provide a full range of real estate services, including the following:
  • Residential real estate matters
    • Drafting, negotiating, and reviewing offers to purchase, closing documents, deeds, leases, restrictive covenants, easements, options to purchase, first refusal rights, mortgages, brokerage agreements and land contracts
    • Title examinations and resolution of title problems
    • Zoning, land-use and variances
    • Homeowners’ and condominium associations
    • Construction contracts and other construction-related issues
    • Closing services
  • Commercial and farm real estate matters
    • Drafting, negotiating, and reviewing offers to purchase, closing documents, deeds, leases, restrictive covenants, easements, options to purchase, mortgages, brokerage agreements and land contracts
    • Title examinations and resolution of title problems
    • Zoning, Land-use and variances
    • Homeowners’ and condominium associations
    • Due diligence, environmental considerations and financing
    • Development agreements, construction contracts and other construction-related issues
    • Tax strategies and section 1031 like-kind (starker) exchanges
    • Closing services
  • Liens and claims against title, including construction liens
  • Real estate litigation, including boundary line disputes and adverse possession matters
For a consultation with Neuberger, Griggs, Sweet & Smith, LLP, please contact us.
Attorneys
George L. Neuberger, Jr.
Andrew R. Griggs
Mark S. Sweet
Jay S. Smith
Ethan C. Geis

Neuberger, Griggs, Sweet & Smith, LLP has served clients from our offices in Watertown and Lake Mills since 1922. Our firm regularly serves clients located in Dodge County, Jefferson County, Dane County, Columbia County, Washington County, and Waukesha County, the communities of the Watertown, Lake Mills, Waterloo, Johnson Creek, Reeseville, Ixonia, Oconomowoc, Sullivan, Jefferson, Cambridge, Columbus, Deerfield, Marshall, Juneau, Fort Atkinson, Beaver Dam, Hartford, Madison, Sun Prairie, Monona Grove, Cottage Grove, McFarland, Stoughton, Edgerton, Delafield, Pewaukee, Dousman, Hartland, Brookfield, and Waukesha, and all of Wisconsin.