Avi   Sommer


Phone: 301.575.0311
Fax: 301.575.0335
Mailing: 8171 Maple Lawn Boulevard ,
Suite 200 , Maple Lawn , MD   20759
Linkedin: Avi Sommer


Mr. Sommer has significant experience representing hotel developers and operators in all aspects of the hospitality industry.  He has represented clients in the purchase and sale of hotel properties, as well as the negotiation and closing of construction and acquisition loans and mezzanine financing for existing hotels and the development of new hospitality properties, including environmentally contaminated land in the Brownfields program.  He also represents shopping center owners, handling the purchase and financing of their commercial properties, as well as negotiating commercial retail, office, and restaurant leases. Finally, Mr. Sommer ’s practice also includes representing clients in the sports and higher education industries with regards to intellectual property licensing transactions and other commercial contracts as well as Title IX consultation with regards to sexual misconduct allegations.

Education & Admissions

  • University of Rochester, BA
  • Tulane University, JD
  • Maryland


  • Member of the Bd. of Trustees for B’nai Israel Congregation
  • University of Rochester Alumni Council
  • Editor and writer for a sports law blog