Shareholder Michael J. Stutman has joined Flaster Greenberg as a business and real estate attorney in its Business & Corporate Law and Real Estate & Environmental Law Departments. He will be headquartered in the firm’s Philadelphia, PA office, primarily focusing his practice on advising businesses, property owners, investors, and developers on all aspects of commercial transactions including real estate, mergers and acquisitions, financing, and joint ventures. Prior to joining the firm, Stutman was principal at Law Office of Michael J. Stutman, LLC.
“We are excited to have Michael join our firm as a member of our Corporate and Real Estate Departments. Michael’s sophisticated corporate transactional practice, together with his expertise in commercial real estate finance, acquisitions, joint ventures, and construction contracting, make him a valuable addition to our already deep bench of talented business and real estate attorneys,” said Shareholder Tami Bogutz Steinberg, chair of the Business & Corporate Department. “The addition of Michael continues the growth of our transactional practice in Pennsylvania, enhancing and expanding the breadth of the services we offer our clients.”
As an integral part of his practice, Stutman regularly provides general business counseling to owners in transactions ranging from mergers and acquisitions to sales and joint ventures, contracts, entity choice, financing transactions, and how to obtain grants, loans, and tax credits for real estate projects. His real estate practice focuses on property acquisition, ownership, and operation including development, vendor relationships, and property management He also represents clients in connection with commercial leases for retail, office, shopping centers, restaurants, and industrial space.
"After many years of practicing on my own, I am excited to work alongside Flaster Greenberg’s dynamic team of talented business attorneys,” said Stutman. “I will be able to continue to grow my practice and now be able to access a full range of services to better serve my clients and the firm’s clients.”
Stutman believes in a client-centered approach to legal practice with a focus on the whole person, not just the legal matter. He is present, focused, compassionate, and ready to guide and collaborate with his clients.
Stutman received his J.D. from Temple University – Beasley School of Law and a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Pennsylvania.
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