4 Keys to Logistics Building Amid E-Commerce Boom

February 14, 2020, Law360, by Andrew Mcintyre–

Demand for logistics space near major cities is soaring as e-commerce customers come to expect same-day or even two-hour shipping, and lawyers say developers would be wise to keep several key points in mind as they consider building new facilities.

Logistics properties have a unique set of design, layout and engineering considerations, and there are also often environmental issues that crop up when developers break ground on such projects. Here, Law360 looks at four key factors for developers of logistics properties to consider amid the current boom in e-commerce:  parking and access, environmental diligence, concrete thinking, and tough cost calls on design.

Regarding parking and access, Rob McPeak notes, “The biggest challenge is making sure you can correctly direct the traffic flow of the vehicles and have good ingress and good egress.” The challenge is “really being cognizant of the number of cars and trucks that are coming and going, and making sure they can handle that circulation.”  To read the entire article click here.

About McDonald Carano

McDonald Carano has been shaping Nevada’s legal, business, and policy landscape since our founding in 1949. With more than 60 lawyers and government affairs professionals working from offices in Reno, Las Vegas, and Carson City, we are Nevada’s law firm for business. Our local, national and international clients include Fortune 500 corporations, fast-growth and mid-market companies, entrepreneurs and startups, non-profit organizations, government entities, and high-net-worth individuals. Our attorneys deliver cross-discipline, one-stop, business law and government affairs counsel. Please visit mcdonaldcarano.com

Media Contact

Mark Buckovich


You have chosen to send an email to McDonald Carano. The sending or receipt of this email and the information in it does not in itself create an attorney-client relationship. If you are not already a client, you should not provide us with information that you wish to have treated as privileged or confidential without first speaking to one of our lawyers. If you provide information before we confirm that you are a client and that we are willing and able to represent you, we may not be required to treat that information as privileged, confidential, or protected information, and we may be able to represent a party adverse to you.

I have read this and want to send an email.