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Sharon A Kroupa

Sharon A Kroupa

Practice areas:

Business, Corporate & Incorporation, Financial Markets and Services, Securities Offerings

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1982

  1. Securities Offerings: 25%
  2. Financial Markets and Services: 25%
  3. Corporate & Incorporation: 25%
  4. Business: 25%

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Contact Info

Venable, LLP

750 E. Pratt Street
Suite 900
Baltimore, MD, 212012

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MDActive198206/08/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerBaltimore Magazine2014
"Lawyer of the Year" for Baltimore Corporate Governance LawBest Lawyers2014
REITsChambers Global2013
REITs, NationalChambers USA2013
Maryland's Top 100 Women AwardMaryland Daily Record2013
REITs, Middle-Market M&ALegal 5002013
Legal EliteBaltimore SmartCEO Magazine2011

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Maryland State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Association of Real Estate Investment TrustsMemberN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Client MemoCLIENT MEMO: Green Street Takes a Wrong Turn2015
Client MemoCLIENT MEMO: Board Classification in Maryland: Evaluating Section 3-803 of the MGCL2014
Client MemoCLIENT MEMO: Maryland Trial Court Upholds Maryland’s Narrow Futility Demand Exception and2013
Client MemoCLIENT MEMO: Exclusive Forum Selection Bylaws in Maryland2013

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston College Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1982
Loyola CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1979

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
NAREIT’s Law, Accounting & Finance ConferencePublic Non-Listed REITs2015
American Law Institute WebcastLegal Opinions in Real Estate Transactions: Risks and Rewards2015
2015 Business Law Institute, Maryland Bar Association Business Law SectionCurrent Topics Regarding Maryland Law Opinion Letters2015
11th Annual New York Non-Traded REIT Industry SymposiumNon-traded REIT M&A, Listings and Conversions2014
Annual Law, Accounting & Finance ConferenceGovernance Issues Roundtable2013
Ninth Annual New York Non-Traded REIT Industry SymposiumThe Anatomy of a Listing for Non-Traded REITs2012
2012 Advanced Real Property InstituteYou Want What Opinions From Us? A Look at the ABA/ACREL/ACMA and the Maryland Opinion Reports2012
New York Non-Traded REIT Industry SymposiumFighting Full and Mini-Tender Offers2010
2010 Advanced Real Property Institute ProgramSeeking a Mutual Understanding - Customary Practice in Rendering Legal Opinions in Maryland2010
Milton Talkin Lecture SeriesLawyers' Opinions in Business Transactions2008
5th Annual East Coast Non-Traded & Private REIT SymposiumCritical Steps in Fighting Mini-Tender Offers and Other Hostile Situations2008
MSBA Annual MeetingReport on Lawyers Opinions in Business Transactions2006
Advanced Real Property InstituteReport on Lawyers Opinions in Business Transactions2006
3rd Annual East Coast Non-Traded & Private REIT SymposiumBest Practices for Corporate Governance2006
2nd Annual West Coast Non-Traded & Private REIT SymposiumIntercompany Agreements, Conflicts of Interest & Related Party Transactions2006
West Coast Non-Traded & Private REIT SymposiumState Law Update: Where Are the Blue Skies? Where is the Potential Bad Weather2005
REITs: Battle of the BoundariesPanelistN/A