His law practice focuses on litigation and transactional matters involving the purchase, sale, operation, titling, and financing of Real Estate and businesses, as well as licensing, employment, contract, and commercial leasing issues. He also serves in various fiduciary capacities as trustee for large trusts.
Roy’s breadth of trial, appellate, and transaction experience in real estate, title, contract, and business matters has made him well-known in the legal and business communities. He is a frequent lecturer to the Bar and to Real Estate professionals on complex property and title issues. He has served as Chair of the District of Columbia Bar’s Real Estate, Housing, and Land Use Section and serves as the lobbyist for the D.C. Land Title Association, the trade group representing title underwriters and agents in the District of Columbia and he is a frequent commentator and drafter of legislation.
Roy serves as an arbitrator on the American Arbitration Association’s Large, Complex Case and Commercial Panels. Cases have included complex contract disputes where disputes exceed $20M, construction and architect matters, corporate acquisitions, as well as real estate matters, title, fraud, and corporate governance disputes.
Roy is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, District of Columbia Court of Appeals, United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces.
Roy has earned an AV® rating from Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest recognition achievable for professional ability and ethics. Roy was also was selected as a “Super Lawyer” by Super Lawyers Magazine for his work in Real Estate and Business (2012-2017).
Roy serves as the editor of the Firm’s Title and Real Estate Blog and Newsletter and has authored many of the articles therein.