Shelah Lynn
Shelah Lynn

Shelah F. Lynn

Of Counsel
Tel 301.664.6204
Fax 301.664.6299

Shelah F. Lynn concentrates on representing developers of common interest projects, including residential, mixed-use, and commercial projects, as well as established common interest communities such as condominiums, cooperatives, and homeowners associations.

As a substantial part of her practice, Ms. Lynn represents clients in warranty and construction-defect disputes through negotiation, litigation, and arbitration. She also works with developers and associations to draft creation and governing documents and to negotiate and draft contracts. She represents both developer and association clients in all facets of common interest community development and operation, including litigation, arbitration, and administrative proceedings.

Professional Activities

Community Association Institute, Washington Metropolitan Chapter; former Chair of chapter's Maryland Legislative Committee

Maryland-National Capital Building Industry Association (MNCBIA), Montgomery County Liaison Committee


Co-author, "Solar Incentives in Maryland – The Numbers May Just Add Up," Building in Maryland and Washington, DC, July/August 2009

Ms. Lynn occasionally contributes articles to the monthly publication of the Washington Metropolitan Chapter of the Community Association Institute.

Speaking Engagements

Ms. Lynn periodically speaks at educational programs of the Washington Metropolitan Chapter of the Community Association Institute.

American University, Washington College of Law (J.D. 1984)

University of Connecticut (B.A. 1981)

District of Columbia