Mary George

Mary Jo George

Washington, DC

Mary Jo George co-leads Ballard Spahr's Housing and Real Estate Finance Groups. Mary Jo focuses primarily on multifamily and senior facility real estate finance transactions. She is especially experienced in FHA insurance, Ginnie Mae mortgage-backed securities, and Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac conventional and bond credit enhancement programs.

Professional Highlights

Professional Activities

American Bar Association

Maryland Bar Association

District of Columbia Bar Association

Recognition & Accomplishments

The Best Lawyers in America, Real Estate Law (Washington, DC), 2023, 2024

The Legal 500, Real Estate, 2020, 2021, 2023, 2024; Real Estate and Construction - Real Estate, 2015

Named among Real Estate Forum magazine's "Women of Influence," 2013



George Washington University Law School (J.D. 1985, with honors)

Georgetown University (A.B. 1982, magna cum laude)
Member, Phi Beta Kappa


District of Columbia