Join Ballard Spahr for a timely and engaging discussion about current trends and issues, including recent legislation, court decisions, consumer preferences, minimizing risks, and maximizing values on the development of condominium and mixed-use projects. The Symposium will begin with a keynote presentation by Dr. Wallace D. Loh, President, University of Maryland.


  • Interstate Land Sales Full Disclosure Act – Significant Condominium Exemptions Just Passed by Congress
  • Land Use Considerations 
  • Master Condominium and Other Mixed-Use Structures 
  • EB-5 and Other Innovative Financing Options 
  • Coordination of Commercial and Residential Ownership Interests
  • Accommodating Retail Tenants 
  • Minimizing Liability – Pre-Construction and Pre-Condominium Transition
  • TOPA/ROFR Strategies

This invitation is personal to the addressee and not transferable.


7:00 AM - 8:00 AM | Breakfast and Networking
8:00 AM - 10:30 AM | Program
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM | Networking


Dr. Wallace D. Loh, President, University of Maryland
“Remaking College Park: Over $1 Billion in Mixed-Use, Residential, Research, and Innovation”

College Park is undergoing a major transformation with a pipeline including a new four-star hotel-conference center, mixed-use development, an innovation district and upscale amenities for faculty, staff, and students along our Route 1 corridor. Big Ten competition will bring many new visitors. New sustainable, on-campus facilities will transform education and research. College Park is open for business.


Christopher Ballard, Principal, McWilliams | Ballard

Robert Brosnan, Director, Arlington Department of Community Planning, Housing, and Development

Debbie A. Klis, Of Counsel, Ballard Spahr

Erica A. Leatham, Of Counsel, Ballard Spahr

Bruce Leonard, Managing Principal, Streetsense

Shelah F. Lynn, Of Counsel, Ballard Spahr

Timothy P. Martin, Partner, Ballard Spahr

Lauren Pair, Rental Conversion and Sale Administrator, D.C. Department of Housing and Community Development

Roger D. Winston, Partner, Ballard Spahr

Program and Registration

This Symposium is complimentary; however, Ballard Spahr would appreciate a contribution in support of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

For more information, please contact Jennifer D. Boehm at 410.528.5684.



Jennifer D. Boehm