Leeann Kelly-Judd is a partner in the Baltimore office of DLA Piper LLP (US) and is a member of the Finance Group with a focus on finance, real estate and general corporate matters. 

Ms. Kelly-Judd has a broad range of experience serving the bank and financial services, education, engineering, franchising, government contracting, healthcare, hospitality, insurance and surety, manufacturing, real estate, technology and transportation industries in local, national and international transactions.

With respect to financing matters, Ms. Kelly-Judd represents public and private corporate borrowers, financial institutions, private equity sponsors, portfolio companies and others in structuring, negotiating and documenting U.S. and international secured and unsecured finance transactions, including acquisition financings, syndicated financing transactions, senior, second-lien debt and mezzanine debt financings, cash flow lines of credit, real estate financings, private placements, project financings, and restructuring and workouts. 

Ms. Kelly-Judd also has significant experience in structuring and financing the acquisition and maintenance of life settlement portfolios.

With respect to real estate matters, Ms. Kelly-Judd represents property owners, developers, contractors, homebuilders, landlords, tenants, sureties and investors in the acquisition, development, construction, financing, leasing and/or disposition of real property, including apartments, data centers, hotels, manufacturing facilities, office buildings and residential and marina developments.

Ms. Kelly-Judd also regularly represents clients in general corporate matters with respect to national and international transactions.