Bernstein-Burkley, P.C. announced today that Kit F. Pettit has been named a Partner with the law firm, responsible for the management of the firm’s growing Real Estate and Oil, Gas and Energy practices. Kit has been a valued asset since he joined the firm in 2010.
Bob Bernstein, Managing Partner of the firm says that “Bernstein-Burkley, P.C. continues to build a strong team of the best and brightest lawyers and Kit is a welcome addition as a partner. Kit understands what it takes to deliver the high-level results and service that our firm has stood for, and he is ready to continue that tradition.”
Under the Real Estate practice, Kit focuses on transactional matters related to the acquisition, sale and development of commercial real estate, and he routinely represents financial institutions and borrowers in commercial and corporate finance transactions. Additionally, Kit represents property owners in real estate tax assessment appeals.
Kit’s oil, gas and energy-related work focuses primarily on the representation of property owners in leasing matters and all types of land use agreements. He has counseled landowners and landowner groups in over 20 counties throughout Pennsylvania, and is well-respected as a landowner’s advocate in the industry.
In addition to Kit’s real estate and oil and gas-related work, Kit acts as outside general counsel to numerous small- to mid-size companies and has experience in corporate organization and formation, commercial leases and various type of business contracts and transactions.
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Bernstein-Burkley P.C. is a highly regarded and respected Pittsburgh-based law firm with a national reach in Bankruptcy & Restructuring, Creditors’ Rights, Business Law, Real Estate and Oil, Gas & Energy. The firm has cultivated a reputation for excellence over four decades in the Pittsburgh business community. Bernstein-Burkley P.C.’s core purpose is to create partnerships that provide clients with peace of mind through expert advice and zealous representation.