William Raiff

William T. Raiff


Direct:  216.619.7887
Fax:  216.916.2365


Focus Areas


  • Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, J.D., 2013, magna cum laude
  • The University of Toledo, B.A., 2010, summa cum laude

Licensed to Practice

  • Ohio


Bill is an associate in the Real Estate group. He focuses his practice on commercial real estate matters and transactions including retail and residential leasing and the disposition and acquisition of commercial properties.

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  • Assisted publicly-traded REIT with analysis of potential issues related to multiple retail shopping center redevelopments.
  • Experienced in case management of landlord/tenant breach of contract and commercial eviction matters.
  • Experienced in the drafting and negotiation of service vendor contracts for commercial retail properties.
  • Acquisition and disposition of commercial and retail properties.
  • Representation of publicly-traded REIT on various retail leasing matters, including the preparation and negotiation of retail leases, lease amendments, lease termination agreements, license agreements, and legal notices.


  • 2021 – William Raiff received a 2021 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® recognition for Litigation-Real Estate and Public Finance Law.



  • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)


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