September 17, 2018 / Press Release

Porter Wright attorney Allyson O'Keefe named a Notable Woman in Real Estate 2018

Crain's Cleveland

Porter Wright is proud to announce that attorney Allyson O’Keefe was named to the 2018 list of Notable Women in Real Estate by Crain’s Cleveland Business. O’Keefe joined Porter Wright's Cleveland office in 2004 and was elected to the firm’s partnership in 2013.

When O’Keefe joined Porter Wright, she immediately began focusing her practice in real estate development, real estate finance and tax credit financing. She has been involved in many downtown Cleveland development projects, including serving as lead legal counsel to the Flats East Bank project.

“She has worked brilliantly with people from all sections,” said Hugh McKay, partner-in-charge of Porter Wright’s Cleveland office. “Her smarts, creativity, compassion and energy are remarkable, and she is a true star in helping Cleveland grow and prosper.

After receiving her B.A. from The Ohio State University, O’Keefe completed her J.D. magna cum laude at Case Western Reserve School of Law in 2004. O'Keefe serves on the board of Flats Forward, University Hospitals Partnership for Families and H.E.L.P. Children, and is on the Board of Trustees for the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission.