Given the complexity of telecommunications and the constantly evolving technological landscape, in order to effectively serve these clients, lawyers must understand the entire landscape of the industry, as well as the interrelated interests of the various players in the industry.
We represent clients in the major sectors of the telecommunications infrastructure industry, including carriers, tower companies and lease aggregators. Our clients include one of the largest international wireless carriers; several of the leading tower owners and operators; one of the country's fastest growing lease aggregators; and many other service providers to the industry.
Our attorneys represents clients in a myriad of real estate transactions, land use and permitting issues, and pre-litigation and litigation matters.
We assist clients in the negotiation and amendment of leases; analysis of permitting and zoning issues; co-location and landlord-tenant disputes; construction matters; tenders to carriers and prime contractors; easement and right of way problems; Shot-Clock matters; Section 6409 Wireless Facilities Deployment issues and tower relocation and upgrade arrangements. Allen Matkins also regularly assists tower company clients with the purchase and sale of assets and the negotiation of perpetual easements and other land use transactions. Our lawyers represent lease aggregators in a variety of areas, including financings; tax matters; permitting and zoning issues; disputes with fee owners and the negotiation of perpetual easements.