News: Press Release

Offit Kurman Announces the Promotion of Nine New Principals and Nine Counsel

BETHESDA, MD. – March 8, 2022 – Offit Kurman is pleased to announce the promotion of nine counsel to principal and nine associates to counsel, effective March 1, 2022.

“These promotions reflect both our commitment to providing clients with exceptionally skilled lawyers and our growth-minded philosophy that is focused on the advancement of next-generation leaders,” said Offit Kurman President Timothy Lynch. “The attorneys’ dedication and hard work have been validated through these elevations, and we look forward to their continued contributions.”

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Principals

Alfredo Acin

Alfredo is a member of the Commercial Litigation Practice Group, resident in the Tysons Corner, Virginia office.

Sharie Albers

Sharie is a member of the Family Law Practice Group, resident in the Tysons Corner, Virginia office.

Katharine Batista

Katharine is a member of the Labor and Employment Practice Group, resident in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania office.

Jemi Cho

Jemi is a member of the Family Law Practice Group, resident in the Bethesda, Maryland office.

Stephen Forte

Stephen is a member of the Commercial Litigation Practice Group, resident in the New York, New York office.

James Gillis

James is a member of the Estates and Trusts Practice Group, resident in the Tysons Corner, Virginia office.

Rachel Mech

Rachel is a member of the Family Law Practice Group, resident in the Baltimore, Maryland office.

Sarah Sawyer

Sarah is a member of the Labor and Employment Practice Group, resident in the Baltimore, Maryland office.

Emily Shank

Emily is a member of the Family Law Practice Group, resident in the Baltimore, Maryland office.

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Counsel

Justine Baakman

Justine is a member of the Construction Law Practice Group, resident in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania office.

Tracy Buck

Tracy is a member of the Commercial Litigation Practice Group, resident in the Washington, D.C. office.

Joseph Mathew

Joseph is a member of the Intellectual Property Practice Group, resident in the Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania office.

Melinda McBeth

Melinda is a member of the Landlord Representation Practice Group, resident in the Baltimore, Maryland office.

Franklin Miller

Franklin is a member of the Construction Law Practice Group, resident in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania office.

Nichole Priolo

Nichole is a member of the Family Law Practice Group, resident in the Bethesda, Maryland office.

Brittany Rainey

Brittany is a member of the Landlord Representation Practice Group, resident in the Tysons Corner, Virginia office.

Megan Shannon

Megan is a member of the Insurance Recovery Practice Group, resident in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania office.

Avi Sommer

Avi is a member of the Real Estate Law and Transactions Practice Group, resident in the Baltimore, Maryland office.

ABOUT OFFIT KURMAN

Offit Kurman, one of the fastest-growing, full-service law firms in the United States, serves dynamic businesses, individuals and families. With 17 offices and nearly 250 lawyers who counsel clients across more than 30 areas of practice, Offit Kurman helps maximize and protect business value and personal wealth by providing innovative and entrepreneurial counsel that focuses on clients’ business objectives, interests and goals. The firm is distinguished by the quality, breadth and global reach of its legal services and a unique operational structure that encourages a culture of collaboration. For more information, visit www.offitkurman.com.

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