Senwan H. Akhtar, counsel in the firm’s Corporate and Real Estate Departments, is featured in the Mid Atlantic Real Estate Journal 2016 Executive Women in Business Spotlight, which was published on October 28, 2016.
In recent years, women have increasingly assumed leadership roles and are effecting change in the business and real estate sectors. Many have established themselves in key positions within their respective firms. The Executive Women in Business annual listing emphasizes the success of these women.
Ms. Akhtar’s diversified experience encompasses both corporate and transactional real estate matters. Her clients include public and privately held companies, institutional lenders, manufacturers, real estate developers and property owners. Ms. Akhtar serves as outside general counsel on corporate matters and represents companies in private venture financings, employment agreements, distribution and licensing agreements, corporate governance matters, the structuring of new business entities and joint ventures, and the purchase and sale of businesses. She advises lenders and borrowers in conjunction with a wide variety of financing transactions, and represents sellers and purchasers in all aspects of real estate acquisitions and dispositions. Ms. Akhtar is a LEED Accredited Professional (LEED AP BD+C), as designated by the U.S. Green Building Council, and maintains a strong professional interest in sustainable development and energy efficiency initiatives, including solar energy projects.