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Offit Kurman Business and Real Estate Attorney Honored

Real Estate Attorney Offit Kurman business law and real estate attorney Seymour Stern was recently honored by Frederick, Maryland Mayor Randy McClement, who presented Seymour with a 50th Anniversary Serving the Frederick Community Resolution.

The Resolution reads: “The City of Frederick congratulates you for providing 50 years of outstanding legal services to the Frederick business community and for diligently serving your community through your work on numerous civic organizations and boards. Your continued dedication to the citizens and businesses of the Frederick community is valued and appreciated.”

Seymour has been an integral part of Frederick’s transformation from a small town to a thriving entrepreneurial center. In 1963, Seymour began representing Frederick businesses, serving as an essential legal counsel. He also joined the Frederick County Bar Associationand the Maryland State Bar Association, in both of which  he is still a member.  He has previously served as president of both associations.

Seymour has also worked with several civic organizations, including the Frederick County Heart Association, Frederick County Red Cross, Frederick City Personnel Commission, Board of Directors of the Frederick County Chamber of Commerce, the Board of Trustees of Frederick Memorial Hospital, the Board of Directors of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America.

“I grew up in Frederick, went to high school here, married and raised a family here,” said Seymour. “I’ve seen Frederick undergo significant changes over the last 50 years, and my practice has kept pace with those changes, providing legal services to old and new businesses alike.”

Earlier in 2013, Seymour’s firm, Seymour B. Stern & Associates, merged with Offit Kurman Attorneys at Law.

“Mr. Stern is one of the foremost attorneys of Frederick,” said Offit Kurman managing principal Ted Offit. “He has a superb reputation based upon his long association with Frederick’s business community, his participation in numerous civic organizations, and his reputation for providing the highest level of ethical services.”

“I am proud to continue my services to Frederick and look forward to many more years of being of service,” added Seymour.

Real Estate Attorney If you have any questions for Offit Kurman business and real estate attorney Seymour Stern, you can reach him at or 301.575.9700. Seymour Stern concentrates his practice in three distinct and interrelated areas: business transactions, estate planning and administration and real estate transactions and land use, with particular experience counseling entrepreneurs from start-up to transfer or sale. Throughout his fifty years of legal practice, Seymour has advised clients on various business matters including entity formation, purchase and sale of business assets, employee and creditor issues, buy-sell agreements and generational transfers.

Offit Kurman Attorneys at Law: Business Law Practice Group

Offit Kurman Attorneys at Law is here to assist you with the frequent and varied legal issues that arise in your day-to-day business activities. The experienced and results-driven attorneys in our Business Law Practice Group bring their practical, real-world business knowledge and expertise to every matter they handle.

We address the full range of legal issues that businesses face during their life cycle, including: organizational formation, commercial contract matters, finance and capital structure, mergers and acquisitions, executive compensation, and planning for transition of ownership and control.

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Sources: Seymour Stern, A Frederick Legal Institution, Celebrates 50 Years at the Bar Press Exposure