As a Pender & Coward shareholder, my practice focuses on areas of : Real Estate; Commercial Transactions ; and Banking and Credit Union representation . I have been responsible for documenting all aspects of asset based lending and real estate finance , acquisitions , construction , workouts , foreclosures and leasing .
I earned my Juris Doctor from William & Mary Law School and a Bachelor of Arts, cum laude , from Boston College .
I have achieved Martindale- Hubbell's AV Preeminent ( 5.0/5.0 ) peer rating .
I am a member of the Virginia State Bar and the Virginia Beach Bar Association and former Chair of the Board of Governors Real Property Section of the Virginia State Bar.
I am a Member and past Chairman of the Board of Directors of Tidewater Automobile Association of Viriginia and I currently serve on the Board of Directors of Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce ( Virginia Beach Division ) ; Central Business District Association and Catholic Charities of Eastern Virginia , Inc .
Licensed since 1976
|VA||Authorized to practice law||1976||03/11/2014|
|Partner / Shareholder||Pender & Coward ,PC||1981 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce ( Virginia Beach Division )||Member of Board of Directors||2015 - Present|
|Catholic Charities of Eastern Virginia , Inc||Member of Board of Directors||2014 - Present|
|Central Business District Association||Member of Board of Directors||2005 - Present|
|Tidewater Automobile Association of Virginia||Member and Past Chairman of the Board||2001 - Present|
|Virginia State Bar||Past Chairman of Real Property Section||1995 - 1996|
|Virginia Continuing Legal Education||" Residential Real Estate Contracts "||N/A|
|Virginia Continuing Legal Education||" Handling Issues in a Problem Real Estate Investment "||N/A|
|Virginia Continuing Legal Education||" Preparation of the Agreement for Acquistion of Income Producing Real Estate "||N/A|
|Virginia Continuing Legal Education||" Commercial Loan Documentation "||N/A|
|William & Mary Law School||Law||Juris Doctor||1976|