About Us

A Legal Team For Your
Commercial Real Estate Law Needs

"Achieving Your Objectives with Passion and Enthusiasm"

Cheney Law Group is a real estate law firm that provides personalized legal services to developers, owners, sellers, buyers, operators, real estate investment companies, and borrowers in connection with commercial real estate transactions. Our goal is to first understand our clients’ objectives and then to provide excellent legal advice and service in assisting our clients to achieve those objectives. We approach our work with enthusiasm and passion, in partnership with our clients, and continually strive to apply both practical and creative approaches to complex real estate projects and transactions. We are committed to providing quality legal services efficiently and economically to our clients.

Our Team

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Brian C. Cheney

Managing Partner
bcheney@cheneylawgroup.com

Mr. Cheney has more than twenty years of experience advising clients in connection with commercial real estate transactions and business transactions related to complex commercial real estate projects. His primary focus is always to achieve his clients’ objectives, and he considers himself a partner with his clients in achieving those objectives. Mr. Cheney's practice is concentrated in commercial real estate transactions, focusing primarily on office and retail leasing; commercial and mixed-use development and dispositions; condominium, hotel, condominium hotel, resort, mixed use, and commercial real estate development and disposition; zoning and land use; real estate workouts; interstate land sales registration and compliance; joint venture transactions related to real estate acquisition and development; and real property financing transactions.

Education 

  • University of Utah College of Law (J.D., 2000)
  • Senior Editor, Utah Law Review
  • National Moot Court Team
  • University of Utah (B.S., Business Finance, 1997)

Court Admissions 

  • Supreme Court of Utah
  • Supreme Court of Nevada
  • United States District Court, District of Utah
  • United States District Court, District of Nevada

Professional Memberships and Activities 

  • Utah State Bar
  • Real Property Section
  • Banking and Finance Section
  • Business Law Section
  • Nevada State Bar
  • American Bar Association

Professional Recognition and Awards

  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Real Estate Law (2015-2018)
  • Utah Legal Elite: Real Estate, Utah Business Magazine (2009-2022)
  • Mountain States Super Lawyers®, Real Estate (2018-2022)
  • Mountain States Super Lawyers®, Rising Stars Edition, Real Estate (2008-2013)

Community Involvement 

  • Boys & Girls Clubs of South Valley, Utah, Board of Directors/Executive Committee (2006-2013)
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Brandy E. Christensen

Ms. Christensen has more than fifteen years of experience advising clients in connection with commercial real estate transactions and business transactions related to complex commercial real estate projects. She focuses on meeting her clients’ goals efficiently in every transaction while keeping a close eye on her clients’ overall business objectives. While primarily focused on commercial real estate transactions, including commercial leasing, property acquisitions, and dispositions and development projects, Ms. Christensen also has significant experience in mergers and acquisitions and general corporate formations and transactions.

Education

  • U.C. Davis King Hall School of Law Davis, CA (J.D., 2006)
  • Editor, U.C. Davis Law Review

Court Admissions

  • California State Bar Real Property Section
  • Wyoming State Bar

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • California State Bar
  • Real Property Section

Community Involvement

  • Board Member, No One Left Behind San Francisco East Bay Chapter
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Victoria Handley

Legal Assistant/Paralegal
vhandley@cheneylawgroup.com