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.
When not in the office, Chelsea enjoys reading, biking, running, traveling, and spending time with her husband, Alex, and their two daughters.
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.
Honors & Awards
Orlando Weekly’s Reader’s Choice 2022 Best Real Estate Attorney/Law Firm
Super Lawyers Rising Star 2023 Honoree (Fla.)
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
Project Scholars, Inc., Board Member 2022 – Present
Real Property Probate & Trust Section of the Fla. Bar, Member 2018-Present
Central Florida Real Estate Counsel, Director 2016 – 2018
Florida State University Law Review, N&C Editor, 2011 – 2013
Name: Eileen O’Hara
Title: Firm Administrator & Escrow Assistant
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 son, dogs, and cats.
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 28 years and spending time with her children and “fur baby”.
Name: Tammy O’Sullivan
Title: Real Estate Closer and Legal Assistant
Tammy has over 18 years of experience in the Title Industry serving the Central Florida and Space Coast markets. She takes personal ownership of the closing process from start to finish with detailed knowledge and personal client service to ensure clients receive an exceptional experience. Her tenure through changing real estate markets has allowed Tammy to create lasting relationships with local and regional individual clients, developers, and real estate brokerages.
Tammy supports the local community through fundraisers and volunteering. Tammy loves spending time with family. She has 3 wonderful children, 1 dog, 3 cats, and a housetrained husband. Tammy also loves curling up with a good book or action series and generally enjoying the Florida lifestyle.