Legal Perspective on Negotiating Business Documents with 3rd Parties – Montgomery County

  During this informative workshop we will discuss: The difference between a joint venture and a partnership. What are the fiduciary responsibilities of the parties in a business contract. How to avoid unnecessary risks as a business owner when negotiating a business arrangement. *Intended Audience: Start-up, Growth   About Our Speaker: Stephanie M. Smith, principal of SMS Global Advisors, has over 20 years’ experience representing real estate developers, business owners, and lenders to finance multi-family housing and mixed-use development projects financed with grants, tax credits, loans, and equity. Stephanie has been counsel to lenders, developers, and businesses; a mortgage underwriter for a state bond agency and CMBS lending institution; and a legal and tax policy advisor to several federal government agencies’ lending divisions. Stephanie is a frequent speaker and writer about tax credit financing and opportunity zone investing for a wide range audience to include commercial real estate agents, developers…

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