Arent Fox Expands Nationally Recognized Real Estate Practice with Return of Sean Glynn
Washington, DC — Arent Fox is pleased to announce that Sean W. Glynn, an experienced nonprofit finance and real estate lawyer, is rejoining the firm in Washington, DC as a partner in its leading Real Estate practice. Mr. Glynn was previously with Arent Fox from 1994 to 2012. The centerpiece of Mr. Glynn’s practice is the representation of nonprofits on core business issues, including bond and other financing mechanisms, construction, and general corporate advice.
“We are excited to welcome Sean back to the firm,” said Nonprofit leader Richard A. Newman. “Sean brings a wealth of experience on tax exempt bond issues and other nonprofit matters and will be a great resource to our clients.”
Mr. Glynn was most recently a director at Goulston & Storrs, where, as well as representing non-profit organizations, he represented developers, lenders and credit enhancers, underwriters, and trustees. Rated among the top attorneys in the country by Best Lawyers, Mr. Glynn’s addition expands the firm’s real estate finance and transactional capabilities.
Mr. Glynn will work closely with Mr. Newman, who also co-chairs the Public Finance group and frequently serves as borrower’s counsel, underwriter’s counsel, and bond counsel to clients across the country. Mr. Glynn’s public finance work includes representing clients across various real estate asset classes, including non-profit headquarters, housing, educational, medical, cultural, and energy facilities.
Chambers USA and Legal 500 consistently rate Arent Fox’s Real Estate practice for its “top-quality” talent and industry-leading capabilities across a broad range of sectors. With more than 60 attorneys focused on the real estate industry, Arent Fox is recognized nationally for its work counseling capital investors, developers, owners, lenders, and REITs in real estate finance, joint venture, development, and acquisition and disposition matters on both an individual asset and portfolio basis.
In addition, Arent Fox is one of the pre-eminent firms in nonprofit representation, frequently advising exempt organizations on tax, government relations, finance, real estate, labor, intellectual property, antitrust, and litigation matters, while serving as outside general counsel to a number of leading associations and nonprofit organizations.