COVID-19 Related Legal Issues Impacting Commercial Leases

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Burke, Warren, MacKay & Serritella, P.C. is providing guidance to clients (both landlords and tenants) with respect to a variety of COVID-19 related issues impacting their commercial leases.  The large volume of leasing work done by our firm has helped us quickly develop institutional knowledge of the unique issues presented by the pandemic. That said, one of the most important lessons gleaned from recent experience is that these analyses are quite fact specific, depending upon, among other things, the type of property and business and a variety of other variables.  There are, however, some global observations to offer:

Whether you are a landlord or a tenant, your rights and obligations under your commercial lease will be impacted by COVID-19.  Please reach out to us if you would like to discuss your concerns or questions, or to receive updates.

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