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Jennifer Borra

Partner

Jennifer focuses her practice on government guaranteed and conventional commercial lending transactions. She has substantial experience counseling clients in connection with:

• SBA 7(a) loan processing, documentation, closing and funding
• SBA 504 loan processing, documentation, closing and funding
• SBA franchise eligibility analysis
• SBA rules and regulations
• Guaranty repurchase matters
• Conventional loan processing, documentation, closing and funding

Jennifer has also assisted small business clients with a wide variety of corporate governance and transactional matters such as:

• Entity formation
• Purchase/sale of business
• Lease agreements
• Stock Purchase Agreements

ADMISSIONS:
• Pennsylvania
• New Jersey

HONORS/AWARDS:
• Selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers- Pennsylvania Rising Stars in 2010 (Business/Corporate)

MEMBERSHIPS:
• National Association of Government Guaranteed Lenders
• National Association of Development Companies
• American Bar Association
• Pennsylvania Bar Association

EDUCATION:
• American University, Washington College of Law, J.D.
• New York University, Stern School of Business, B.S. (Finance and Economics)

Contact Information:
Direct Dial: 267.470.1206
Phone: 215.542.7070
Fax: 215.542.0723
Email: jborra@starfieldsmith.com
Address: 1300 Virginia Drive, Suite 325
Fort Washington, PA 19034

Publications:

  • July 12, 2017: Best Practices: All Available Collateral
  • April 12, 2017: Best Practices: Troubleshooting Adverse Search Results
  • January 18, 2017: Best Practices: “Other” Business Insurance
  • October 8, 2016: Best Practices: Qualified Retirement Accounts and SBA Lending
  • March 30, 2016: Best Practices: Documenting Disbursements: Construction Loans
  • January 13, 2016: Best Practices: New Year, New Policies and Procedures
  • October 7, 2015: Best Practices: Program Integrity and Loan Agents
  • April 8, 2015: Best Practices: Documenting Disbursements on Multi-Disbursement Loans
  • January 21, 2015: Best Practices: Affiliation Determinations and Franchise Agreements
  • October 1, 2014: Best Practices: Franchise Reviews under SOP 50 10 5(G)
  • July 9, 2014: Best Practices: Intercreditor Agreements
  • March 26, 2014: SBA Issues Final Rule Regarding Personal Resources Test
  • November 20, 2013: Best Practices: Avoiding the Unauthorized Practice of Law and Lender Liability Claims
  • September 11, 2013: Best Practices: Securing Unique Collateral
  • May 8, 2013: Best Practices: SOP 50 57 Update: What Lenders Need to Know
  • February 13, 2013: Best Practices: A Race to the Debenture: Mechanics of an SBA 504 Loan Transaction
  • September 19, 2012: Best Practices: Documenting Disbursement of 7(a) Loan Proceeds
  • August 22, 2012: Best Practices: Legal Impediments to Pledging Collateral
  • August 1, 2012: Best Practices: All Available Collateral