Agency / Brokerage Law
Lytle Law specializes in real estate closings, real estate related litigation, and the representation of real estate brokers, agents and firms.
Brian Lytle is a practicing Virginia lawyer with 25 years experience. He is the owner of Lytle Law, P.C., a general practice law firm, and Lytle Title & Escrow, LLC, a Virginia licensed settlement agent. Brian's law practice emphasizes real estate closings, real estate related litigation, and the representation of real estate brokers, agents and firms (Brian also owns an interest in a local real estate brokerage firm), including Code of Ethics, procuring cause, malpractice, VREB and Fair Housing disciplinary actions, and commission collection cases in local courts. He is admitted to practice before all Virginia state courts, including the Virginia Supreme Court, before the United States District Court, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, and the United States Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit. He is a member of the Virginia State Bar and an affiliate member of the Virginia Peninsula Association of Realtors®, where he was named Affiliate of the Year.
Brian is a noted speaker on real estate matters. He is a VREB licensed instructor (license no. 0230 000596), regularly speaks before local Realtor® associations (VPAR, WAAR, HRRA, etc.) and brokerage firms, has presented at the VAR annual convention, has twice presented (once as a featured speaker) before the National Association of Realtors® at its annual mid-year (Washington DC 2007) and national conventions (New Orleans 2006), has been a featured speaker on Real Law Central Radio (Real Estate Law 101: Fiduciary Duty and Dual Agency), a nationally syndicated educational program for agents, and has written over forty Legal Corner articles for the Virginia Peninsula Association of Realtors® periodical Realtor Update.
In 2004 Brian formed Lytle Title & Escrow, LLC to handle the residential closing component of his practice - Lytle Title's combination of experience, cost-efficiency, and law firm support if needed, gives the consumer the best of all worlds. Now with three convenient offices - two on the Peninsula and one in Williamsburg, Lytle Title is a CRESPA licensed, bonded, and insured Virginia real estate settlement agent. Please visit its web site at www.lytletitle.com.