Overview

Mitchell Weitzman joined Jackson & Campbell, P.C. in 2010 and serves in its Real Estate Group and General Litigation and Trial Practice Group. He is a member of the Litigation Section of the District of Columbia Bar, The Real Property, Planning and Zoning Sections of the Maryland Bar Association, and Real Estate and Civil Litigation Section of the Virginia Bar Association.

Mr. Weitzman’s practice involves general civil litigation, with an emphasis in representation of real estate development and management firms in commercial lease disputes and bankruptcy matters. First admitted to practice in 1979, he regularly handles litigation matters in the state and federal courts in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.  In addition, Mr. Weitzman has presented seminars involving recent developments in bankruptcy law and acted as an instructor for obtaining licensing in commercial real property management.

Blog Posts

  • July 2017
    Right of First Refusal Must Be In Writing

    The United States District Court for the District of Columbia restated the fundamental principle that in order for a right of first refusal to be enforceable, it must be in writing under the Statute of Frauds.  A tenant under a restaurant lease sued its landlord when the latter sold the real property in which the leased premises was located without... Read More >