Revée M. Walters is an attorney in the Commercial Litigation and Landlord Representation practice groups, and is a member of Offit Kurman’s Diversity Committee. She represents small and large companies in a wide variety of industries in state and federal court litigation, mediations, arbitrations, and agency proceedings. A focus of her practice is on the representation of clients in diverse and complex housing and employment law matters. This representation includes drafting commercial and residential leases, management agreements and partnership agreements related to real estate; advising and representing clients in cases involving public accommodation, the Fair Housing Act and Americans with Disabilities Act, breaches of lease, wrongful detainer and tenant holdover; and advising clients on employment issues, including compliance with federal and state employment laws, discipline and discharge decisions, handbook and policy development, and medical leave and disability issues. In addition, Revée also handles cases involving breaches of contract, securities fraud, insurance coverage disputes and shareholder disputes.
POINTS OF DISTINCTION
In 2017 Ms. Walters was named a Maryland Rising Star by Super Lawyers, a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only 2.5% of attorneys are selected to Rising Stars.
Revée is a member of the Maryland Bar Association, the District of Columbia Bar Association, the Montgomery County Bar Association, and a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
She currently serves as co-chair of the Community Outreach Committee for the Montgomery Bar Association; is a head coach for the Thurgood Marshall National Trial Team at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law; and is a hearing examiner for the Baltimore City Public School system.
Revée was one of only 8 attorneys selected for Montgomery County Bar Association’s Leadership Academy in 2014 and graduated from the Academy in 2015. She is also a prior member of the Montgomery County Maryland American Inn of Court. In 2015, Revée was accepted into the Bar Leaders Foundation for the Montgomery County Bar Association.
SPEECHES AND PUBLICATIONS
- "Responsibilities of Landlords in Montgomery County" The People's Law Library of Maryland, March 2017
- "New Landlord Tenant Laws In Montgomery County, Maryland" Property Management Association Bulletin, Volume 45, No 4, April 2017
- Speaker, “Maximizing Rent in Maryland,” Landlord Tenant Seminar, Maple Lawn, Maryland
September 19, 2014
- “DC Legalizes Marijuana: Options for Apartment Owners and Managers,” Property Management Association Bulletin, Volume 43, No. 3, March 2015
Prior to joining Offit Kurman, Revée worked as a law clerk for a boutique law firm in Rockville, working on family law matters. In 2011, Revée interned for the Honorable Sherrie Bailey of the Circuit Court for Baltimore County.
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