Our team of real estate attorneys and paralegals is nationally recognized for superior quality work and the ability to complete even the most complex transactions on-time and within budget. Recognized as one of the nation’s top real estate law firms, our attorneys have also been honored by organizations including Chambers & Partners, Super Lawyers, and Best Lawyers.® We offer a full spectrum of services related to commercial real estate including, transactional, leasing, financing, development, mixed-use and warehouse & distribution needs.


Knowing the viewpoint of all parties makes us very effective.

Because we represent developers, corporations, pension funds, investment funds, health care and educational institutions, insurers, restaurants, hotels—landlords and tenants—lenders, and borrowers, we have a deep appreciation for the priorities of all parties in a real estate transaction. Over time, this perspective has given us an ability to efficiently negotiate and close some of the region’s largest and most complex real estate transactions. We represent everyone from local clients to FORTUNE 500® companies with real estate projects throughout the country.

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Our international network

Hinckley Allen is a member of Globalaw, an over 20 year old global network of mid-sized independent law firms, with the mission of providing excellent personalized legal services though a well-connected relationship focused network. It offers a worldwide network of over 110 independent, full service law firms, with approximately 4,500 lawyers practicing in over 165 cities spanning 85 countries. All of Globalaw’s member firms have broadly-based real estate, business and litigation practices, and each is well versed in its local jurisdiction on how to get things done. As a result, the network provides our clients with immediate access to a responsive, seasoned, and specialized real estate experts, wherever needed. So, when you are managing or pursuing international real estate investments – whether shopping centers, development deals, port facilities or office buildings – our attorneys can offer an efficient, responsive way to move into new opportunities through our personal relationships within the Globalaw network.

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Case Studies

Case Study

Counsel for City in Acquisition and Development of Historic Property

Represent the City of Portsmouth, NH in the acquisition of the historic Thomas J. McIntrye building from the federal government via the National Historic Monuments Program and in negotiations with a private developer for the rehabilitation and modernizatio…

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Development Counsel for Live/Work/Stay/Play Project in Southern NH

Development counsel for the Tuscan Village Project which involves the redevelopment of the former 120 acre Rockingham Park Racetrack into one of New England’s premier “live, work, stay, play” projects. Tuscan Village is a 2.8M SF mixed-use destinati…

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News & Insight

Firm News

Chambers USA 2020 Ranks Hinckley Allen Attorneys and Practices

April 28, 2020

Hinckley Allen is proud to announce that the 2020 edition of Chambers USA has recognized several of the firm’s practice areas and attorneys for their outstanding work.Chambers USA rankings are based on extensive in-depth interviews with attorneys and cli…

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Hinckley Allen Celebrates 11 Years as a Best Place to Work in Connecticut

March 3, 2020

Hinckley Allen was selected as one of the 2020 Best Places to Work in Connecticut by Hartford Business Journal, taking eighth place in the large employer category, marking the eleventh year in a row that Hinckley Allen has been recognized as a top employer…

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How Businesses Can Convert Real Estate into Cash and Continue to Operate at the Property

June 30, 2020

The impacts of COVID-19 on businesses are being felt across industries and around the globe. The impacts to many US businesses have been profound and quick access to cash has become of critical importance to many companies. At the same time companies’ ca…


Retailers Must Adapt to Survive

June 22, 2020

Retailers who can quickly realign their business models to adapt to the restrictions placed on their operations due to the COVID-19 pandemic will be the ones that best weather this unprecedented storm. In many jurisdictions, restrictions are loosening on a…

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