Meeting Champions: Andrea Geraghty and W. Grant Scott
Andrea Geraghty is a partner at Meyer, Unkovic & Scott LLP. Her accomplished career in real estate law has allowed her to accumulate a wealth of experience in advising clients through land acquisition, development, construction, and management of a variety of real estate endeavors. She has significant litigation experience in diverse real estate related matters such as eminent domain, property tax assessment appeals, title and boundary disputes, real estate broker’s commissions, and leasing. Andrea’s wide-ranging experience allows her to understand her clients’ business operations and goals and to identify risk, thus allowing her to effectively serve both as strategist and counselor. Her work on energy issues and right-of-way acquisition and management harkens back to her early experience with the Pennsylvania PUC and has become a growing area of concentration. In 2012, Andrea became a partner when the boutique real estate firm, Geraghty + Associates, merged into Meyer, Unkovic & Scott LLP..
Grant Scott is Chair of the firm’s Real Estate & Lending Group. He counsels clients on the structuring, negotiation, and documentation of sophisticated real estate transactions, including the acquisition, sale, and disposition of real properties. Grant also advises owners and tenants on leasing agreements, counsels borrowers on financing, and works in tandem with the firm’s corporate and tax lawyers on the real estate components of mergers, acquisitions, and dissolutions. In addition, he has represented many commercial property owners in tax assessment appeals and is also active in the area of real estate litigation, real estate workouts, leasehold negotiation, and leasehold workouts.