Molly Bryson

Molly R. Bryson

Washington, DC

Molly Bryson focuses her practice both on using federal and state tax credits to finance affordable housing, businesses in low-income communities, historic preservation, and solar energy, and on using the Qualified Opportunity Zone (QOZ) program to finance community economic development throughout the U.S. and its territories. She leads the firm's Affordable Housing and Community Development Group.

Professional Highlights

Recognition & Accomplishments

The Legal 500 US, real estate - real estate, 2023, 2024; energy – renewable/alternative, 2015; real estate and construction – real estate, 2015

Speaking Engagements

Panelist, "Discussion of Hot Topics in Community Development," Women in Housing Finance, Inc. Washington, D.C. March 1, 2023

Planning Co-Chair, "Opening Remarks," Ballard Spahr’s 2022 National Housing Summit, Washington, DC, September 14, 2022

Panelist, "Projections 101: An Introduction into Tax Issue Spotting for Non-Tax Counsel," ABA Forum on Affordable Housing and Community Development Law Annual Conference, Washington, D.C., May 26, 2022

Board Memberships & Community Service

Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart Alumnae Board, 2014-2017

Alumni Council of The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law, 2014-2017



The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law (J.D.)
Editor-in-Chief, Catholic University Law Review

The Catholic University of America (B.A., magna cum laude)
Phi Beta Kappa


District of Columbia