Lewis, Bess, Williams & Weese P.C.
A descendent of pioneer and ranching families, Chuck Bess was born, raised and educated in Colorado. Chuck represents clients with real estate interests throughout the United States in virtually every property type – from multi-story office buildings and regional shopping malls, to warehouse complexes and manufacturing facilities. His clients include both large and small commercial real estate investors and developers, ranging from individuals and closely held companies to multi-national corporations and pension funds. Chuck’s practical experience includes: the acquisition, development, leasing and sale of income and non-income producing properties; commercial leasing; landlord/tenant disputes; real estate finance (including real estate syndications and leasehold financings); workouts and restructurings; and real estate-related litigation. Chuck also has significant general business experience, both in having worked in non-legal positions for a multi-national real estate company, and in providing general business legal advice to a wide variety of commercial interests. Chuck’s commercial litigation and practical real estate experience give him the unique ability to bring real-life solutions to his clients. Chuck is a co-managing partner of the Firm.