May 21, 2013 / Press Release

Duffy joins Porter Wright's growing Cleveland team

Stephanie T.G. Duffy added to the firm's Corporate Department

With a decade of experience practicing real estate law, Stephanie T.G. Duffy has joined Porter Wright as senior associate in its Corporate Department.

"We are excited to further grow our Cleveland presence with the addition of Stephanie to our real estate team," said Hugh McKay, partner-in-charge of Porter Wright's Cleveland office. "Her legal experience, particularly in tax credit financing, will be a great asset as we continue to provide exceptional service and value to our clients in Northeast Ohio."

Duffy focuses her legal work on real estate, real estate finance and commercial lending, as well as on new markets tax credits, historic rehabilitation tax credits and low-income housing tax credits. She represents investors, funds, financial institutions and developers in the acquisition, financing, sale and disposition of real estate developments, and lenders and borrowers in commercial and real estate lending. Duffy also assists direct investors and syndicators in the acquisition of equity interests in various tax credit projects and community development entities awarded new markets tax credits.

For the past five years, she has been included in the Ohio Super Lawyers®– Rising Stars edition. Duffy is a member of the Emory University Alumni Association and both the American and Columbus Bar Associations. She received a B.A. from Emory University and a J.D. from New York University.