The Fair Housing Podcast

Offit Kurman’s new podcast, The Fair Housing Podcast Questions and Answers, will cover the complex issues and questions involved in issues related to fair housing. For residents, housing free from unlawful discrimination is a right; for landlords, it’s the law.
Join attorneys John Raftery and Revée Walters as they answer questions geared to keep landlords and property managers informed on fair housing matters.

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John Raftery Casual | 240.507.1702

John Raftery is a member of the firm’s Management Committee and an Associate Managing Principal—a role dedicated to the effective management and success of the firm’s attorneys.

Leveraging years of experience in real estate litigation, fair housing matters, and business law, Mr. Raftery serves as a trusted advisor to businesses and local and regional management companies. Mr. Raftery provides time tested strategic and forward-looking advice to assist his clients in negotiating or litigating through legal obstacles and difficulties—without losing focus of cost/benefit parameters. His clients include property management industry leaders, managers, and owners of residential and commercial real estate, C-level officers of small and mid-size corporations, directors of not-for-profit organizations, and entrepreneurial individuals seeking cost-effective representation.

Mr. Raftery is also the presenter of a weekly video series, The Monday Morning Minute, as well as the co-host of The Fair Housing Podcast, Questions and Answers. Both programs cover the myriad of fair housing issues property owners and managers face.


Revee Walters Casual-small | 240-507-1768.

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.




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