Riemenschneider, Wattwood & DeRosier, P.A.
175 E. NASA Boulevard, Suite 303
Melbourne, FL 32901
Mr. Wattwood has over 35 years of experience and limits his practice to real estate transactions and the representation of developers, lenders, contractors, subcontractors, owners, sellers, real estate brokers, commercial landlords and tenants, property management organizations and homeowners and condominium associations.
 
Mr. Wattwood is Board Certified in Real Estate and provides counseling and advice regarding land acquisition and disposition (including purchase and sale agreements); development and construction (including subdivision, zoning, permitting and land use approvals); conveyance matters (including title issues, title insurance, covenants and restrictions, and easements); and commercial leasing. In development matters Mr. Wattwood assists developers in permitting, construction, financing, easements and the management of various development issues.
 
Mr. Wattwood, in combination with other attorneys of the firm, represents and counsels clients in all manner of disputes and proceedings, whether litigation, mediation or arbitration, arising from the ownership, development, lending relationships or regulation of real estate. We are able to provide our clients with comprehensive representation and cost-effective and strategically practical legal advice, based on extensive real estate litigation experience and broad transactional experience.
 
Education:
  • University of Florida (J.D., with high honors (1979))
  • Milligan College (B.S., with high honors (1976))
Bar Admissions:
  • State of Florida United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit United
  • States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
Professional:
Florida Bar Association
Organizations:
  • Brevard County Bar Association
  • Executive Council, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section (1989- 2009)
  • Mortgage Law Committee (1993-current)