Jennifer  Auger

Jennifer Auger Young


Jennifer Auger Young represents lenders in commercial real estate finance transactions, with an emphasis on transactions involving government-sponsored enterprises and affordable multifamily housing developments.

Jennifer is experienced with financings involving low-income housing tax credits, ground leases, Section 8 HAP Contracts, subordinate debt, tax abatements, and mezzanine loans.

Professional Highlights

Pro Bono Experience

Jennifer regularly volunteers with Maryland Legal Aid to assist low-income individuals with their Maryland criminal record expungements and preparation of estate planning documents. In addition, Jennifer has participated in various Wills for Heroes events where Ballard Spahr attorneys assist first responders and veterans with the preparation of estate planning documents.

Recognition & Accomplishments

The Best Lawyers in America, "Ones to Watch," Real Estate Law, 2023 and 2024 (Baltimore)

Board Memberships & Community Service

Member, Equal Justice Associates, Maryland Legal Aid



University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2017)
2016 Morris B. Myerowitz Moot Court Competition, Best Oralist
Notes and Comments Editor, Maryland Law Review, 2016
The Order of Barristers

Elon University (B.A., cum laude, 2008)