Raymond L. Schumann
Diligent, results-driven, and solution-minded, Ray is singularly dedicated to guiding his clients to achieve their desired real estate and business goals. With almost thirty years’ legal experience in real estate and business and over twelve years Florida Bar Board Certified Real Estate attorney, Ray brings a rare measure of experience, knowledge and practicality to his practice in “making it happen” for his clients.Originally from New Orleans, Louisiana, Ray relocated to Southwest Florida in 1991. In 2011 he and his family moved to Central Florida.Ray concentrates his practice on commercial and complex real estate and business transactions. His status as a Florida Bar Board Certified Real Estate Attorney places him in a category achieved by less than ½ of 1% of all currently licensed Florida Attorneys. With his comprehensive and extensive real estate and business expertise, he focuses primarily on matters involving real estate and business transactions, acquisition, development, strategies and planning. Ray has significant experience in commercial real estate financing, mortgages, loan restructuring and workouts by representing numerous lending institutions and private entities; he utilizes his facilitation mind-set in negotiating, closing and enforcing commercial contracts, leases and property management agreements for brokers and investor/owners, and providing title issuance, rectification and defect resolution advice, guidance and services for all those involved in the transactions. Ray is well known for his unique solution-minded approach while keeping the “end goal” in mind to achieve the desired results.Ray’s clients include banking and private lending institutions and entities, investment funds and entities, private real estate investment groups, commercial and industrial developers and builders, contractors, engineers, architects, land surveyors, home builders, various construction trades.