Adam Buck is a Certified Real Estate Specialist with nearly two decades of transactional and litigation experience in Arizona and Nevada. As a partner with Radix Law, Adam focuses on real estate, business law, commercial litigation and estate planning. In his practice, he advises, negotiates and drafts operating agreements, asset purchase agreements, commercial real estate purchase and sale agreements, commercial loan documents, commercial leases and loan workouts, deed restrictions and public reports. He advises clients regarding environmental issues and other transaction due diligence, and conducts survey and title review. He is experienced in zoning and code violation matters.
Adam has extensive experience in all phases of commercial litigation in federal and state courts, including depositions, motion practice, jury selection and trial. He has successfully conducted numerous jury trials and bench trials as lead counsel. His litigation experience includes partnership disputes, quiet title actions, tax lien foreclosures, boundary disputes, deed restriction disputes, real estate broker negligence, construction defects, and fraud and misrepresentation claims. Also represents clients in administrative hearings with the Registrar of Contractors and the Arizona Department of Real Estate.
In addition Adam helps his clients plan for the future and protect their assets through estate planning by preparing wills, powers of attorney, revocable living trusts, irrevocable living trusts and special needs trusts for his clients. He is also experienced in probate and trust administration. His clients have included personal representatives, trustees, beneficiaries and creditors.
Adam also serves as a mediator in English and Spanish depending on the needs of the participants. Adam initially learned Spanish while living in Argentina for two years and he continues to study and speak it on a regular basis in Arizona and also while traveling to Costa Rica and Mexico. He has been formally trained as a mediator by the American Institute of Mediation located in Los Angeles, California.
Adam is a valued speaker throughout the Phoenix area on real estate and estate planning topics. Adam writes articles on legal subject for several publications and is also frequently interviewed by local media. In addition, he was named one of the Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona in 2018 by AZ Business Magazine.