Legal Services

The attorneys at BARNES, WALKER, GOETHE, HOONHOUT, PERRON, & SHEA, PLLC, practice in the following areas:

Real Estate Law. We assist clients with the purchase, sale, leasing, financing and refinancing of residential homes, commercial buildings, and acreage, as well as zoning, environmental and land use regulation, platting, subdividing, and other aspects of real estate development. BARNES WALKER is an agent for several of the country’s largest title insurance companies, and our experience includes the representation of hundreds of residential, commercial and agricultural clients in the sale and purchase of lots, homes, commercial property, and thousands of acres of agricultural lands. This experience allows BARNES WALKER to close virtually all types of real estate and loan transactions from start to finish in a quick, thorough, and efficient manner. BARNES WALKER currently handles more real estate closings than any other real estate law firm in Manatee County, Florida.

Estate Planning & Probate Law. We guide clients through the preparation of wills, living wills, powers of attorney, trusts, estate planning, and the administration of estates. BARNES WALKER law firm’s attorneys provide advice to their clients about the various methods of asset disposition; the appointment of personal representatives, guardians, trustees, and attorneys in fact; and the establishment of trusts.

Business Law. We help clients with the formation and merger of LLCs, corporations, general and limited partnerships, and other business entities; the acquisition and sale of business enterprises; the acquisition and protection of intellectual property rights; and the representation of clients in their ongoing business affairs. BARNES WALKER’s experience in these areas of business law includes, but is not limited to, the negotiation and preparation of shareholder, partnership, operating, and noncompetition agreements and the obtaining of state trademarks, service marks and tradenames.

Litigation. In all areas of the firm’s practice, our litigation attorneys provide advice and representation for real estate litigation (foreclosure, landlord-tenant, quiet title, etc.), construction litigation, probate litigation, environmental litigation, governmental litigation, contractual disputes, and all other types of commercial and business litigation matters.

Meet the Team:

Garret T. Barnes, Esq.

Garret T. Barnes, Esq.

Adron H. Walker, Esq.

Adron H. Walker, Esq.

Jeffrey S. Goethe, Esq.

Jeffrey S. Goethe, Esq.

Robert A. Hoonhout, Esq.

Robert A. Hoonhout, Esq.

Andre R. Perron, Esq.

Andre R. Perron, Esq.

John J. Shea, Esq.

John J. Shea, Esq.

Lawrence W. Thomas, Esq.

Lawrence W. Thomas, Esq.

Stephanie M. Cua, Esq.

Stephanie M. Cua, Esq.

Kristina Snyderman, Esq.

Kristina Snyderman, Esq.

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BARNES, WALKER, GOETHE, HOONHOUT, PERRON, & SHEA, PLLC, is a member of the Manatee County Chamber of Commerce, its Economic Development Council, the Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce, an affiliate member of the Manatee County Board of Realtors, and the Home Builders Association of Manatee County, Inc.