Kaufman and Canoles

Robert E. Farmer III

Of Counsel

Office: Virginia Beach

T (757) 491.4018
F (888) 360.9092

refarmer@kaufcan.com

Bob has more than 30 years of experience in representing real estate developers in connection with the acquisition, development and financing of office buildings, shopping centers, hotels and other commercial projects. Although Bob’s practice has emphasized commercial real estate acquisition and financing transactions, he also has represented several of the region’s largest planned unit developments and accordingly is experienced in land development and land use matters. Bob also has served as counsel to numerous banks, life insurance companies and other lending institutions in connection with commercial real estate financing.

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Recognition and honors

  • Best Lawyers in America, 1999-2017
  • Norfolk Real Estate Lawyer of the Year; Best Lawyers in America, 2011
  • Virginia Super Lawyers; Law & Politics, 2007-2016
  • Virginia Super Lawyers, Corporate Counsel Edition; Law & Politics, 2009-2010  
  • AV® Rated; Martindale-Hubbell

Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • Virginia Bar Association
  • Norfolk-Portsmouth Bar Association

Education

  • Hampden-Sydney College; B.A., 1970
  • University of Virginia School of Law; J.D., 1974

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