The Metka Law Firm, PA is a real estate law firm serving the Central Florida community. We are passionate about real estate law and dedicated to providing an exceptional service experience to our clients.
Name: Chelsea L. Metka, Esq.
Title: Attorney & Owner
Attorney Chelsea L. Metka is Board Certified in Real Estate Law by the Florida Bar, a title which designates her as an expert in the field of Florida real estate law. Chelsea’s expertise results from years of extensive experience representing clients in various complex residential and commercial real estate and finance transactions. She is a pragmatic problem-solver who truly cares about her clients and is passionate about the field in which she practices. Chelsea is often described as an approachable attorney who thinks creatively and prioritizes client communication to ensure each client is making sound and informed decisions in pursuit of accomplishing their ultimate goals.
Chelsea’s diverse clientele includes contractors, investors, institutional lenders, real estate agents and brokers, private lenders, developers, and homeowner’s associations.
Specific Ongoing Representations and Experience:
- Represents investors and developers in drafting and negotiating multi-million-dollar purchase and sale agreements and commercial lease agreements.
- Represents private and institutional lenders on commercial loan transactions, including drafting and negotiating loan documents, reviewing and advising on underwriting requirements, and ensuring the priority of security instruments.
- Represents contractors in drafting and negotiating custom contracts for commercial and residential construction projects.
- Serves as outside general counsel to numerous local real estate brokerages, contractors, management companies, and homeowner’s associations.
Florida State University College of Law, Juris Doctor, Cum Laude, 2013
Florida State University College of Business, Bachelor’s Degree, 2010
Professional Certifications and Memberships
The Florida Bar, Member, 2013 – Present
Board Certified Specialist in Real Estate Law, 2021 – Present
Real Property Probate & Trust Section of the Florida Bar, Member, 2018 – Present
Central Florida Real Estate Counsel, Director 2016 – 2018, Member 2016 – Present
Notes and Comments Editor, Florida State University Law Review, 2012 – 2013
Name: Eileen O’Hara
Title: Escrow Assistant & Support Specialist
Eileen has over 20 years of administrative and customer support experience. Her attention to detail and compassion for others drives her daily to provide exceptional service to our clients and vital administrative support for the office. Eileen enjoys reading, playing board games, biking and spending time with her husband, son, dogs and cats.
The Metka Law Firm provides closing and legal services to clients across Central Florida. In addition to the support Eileen offers in-office, she is also our in-house mobile notary. Eileen accommodates after-hours signings and remote signings for buyers and sellers who are unable to come to our office.
Name: Tami Cohen
Title: Real Estate Paralegal and Closer
Tami is a Florida Bar Registered Paralegal with over 20 years of experience with commercial and residential closings and title issues. Tami’s positive energy and passion for the field of title work encourages happiness and success in everyone she encounters. Tami loves spending time outdoors. Her husband, children, grandchildren, horses, donkeys and dogs inspire kindness and adventure for her on a daily basis.
Name: Shannon Adamany
Title: Title Processor
Shannon has extensive experience working in high-volume administrative positions. Shannon takes great ownership in everything she does and is meticulously detail oriented which in turn enables her to provide invaluable support to our clients and closing team. Shannon enjoys Friday date nights with her husband of 26 years and spending time with her children and “fur baby”.