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Brian M. Ellis

Partner T: 302.841.6061 F: 302.855.9509
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Brian M. Ellis is a partner in our Rehoboth Beach and Georgetown offices. His practice focuses on providing legal guidance and advice to individuals and businesses in a variety of areas, concentrating on business, transactional and real estate law.

Brian’s business and transactional practice includes:

  • Family business formation and planning;
  • Preparation and negotiation of various commercial agreements;
  • Business restructuring and reorganization;
  • Mergers and acquisitions;
  • Joint ventures and strategic partnerships;
  • Legal guidance as to new business formation;
  • Business finance;
  • Legal advice as to Delaware business law; and
  • Delivery of Delaware Opinion Letters, as to Delaware corporations and other entities.

Brian’s real estate practice includes:

  • Residential and commercial real estate settlements;
  • 1031 like-kind exchanges
  • Preparation and negotiation of leases, purchase and sale agreements and other real estate agreements;
  • Preparation of easements; and
  • Formation and document preparation for condominiums, subdivisions and commercial complexes.

 Following law school, Brian spent seven years practicing corporate and securities law in New York City, primarily focused on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, finance, and private and public equity, servicing clients in the pharmaceutical, media, telecommunications, insurance, energy and fashion industries.  Brian returned to Sussex County in 2005.

Office Locations

Georgetown - North Front Street
9 North Front Street
Georgetown, DE 19947
T: 302.855.9505  F: 302.855.9509

Rehoboth Beach - Coastal Highway
19470 Coastal Highway, Unit #7, Shoppes at Camelot
Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
T: 302.855.9505  F: 302.855.9509

Practice areas

Admissions

Delaware, 2005
New Jersey, 2004
New York, 1999

Education

Tulane Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, 1998
Georgetown University, B.A., 1995