Matthew W. Buckley

Tel 612.371.5765
Fax 612.371.3207

Matthew W. Buckley is a commercial real estate attorney with in-depth experience covering a broad range of real estate matters. His experience includes commercial real estate purchases, sales, leases, easements, real estate financing transactions, land use matters, and the resolution of real estate and title related disputes.

Matthew also serves as a reliable resource for many small businesses in Minnesota on a variety of real estate and general corporate matters.

Pro Bono Experience

Matthew's pro bono work includes working with Wills for Heroes, a program providing essential legal documents, such as wills, living wills, and powers of attorney, to our nation's first responders and military personnel and veterans.

Representative Matters

  • Represents a large institutional food, beverage and uniform company in negotiating rent relief for 100+ leases due to COVID-19
  • Represents a Fortune 100 financial services firm in the acquisition of a $600 million real estate portfolio
  • Represents a large institutional bank in the foreclosure of a $20 million loan agreement
  • Represents a large institutional bank in loan modifications and forbearance workout agreements in connection with distressed lenders
  • Represents a developer client in the development of a mixed use project consisting of a hotel, office headquarters, apartment complex, and brewery
  • Represents a public housing authority in the retitling of 600+ residential homes to be used as lower income housing projects
  • Represents a family-owned company in the lease negotiation of a 110,000 square foot warehouse building in rural Pennsylvania
  • Represents landlord clients owning office buildings in Twin Cities Metro area, in all leasing and tenant matters
  • Represents a private closely-held business in the distressed sale of real estate
  • Represents a private closely-held business in the sale of its $20 million real estate portfolio
  • Represents commercial building owner clients in §1031 exchanges and in reverse §1031 exchanges

Mitchell Hamline School of Law (J.D. 2013)
Recipient, CALI Award for Modern Real Estate Transactions

Hamline University (B.A., cum laude, 2009)