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Jessica L. Conn

Partner

Jessica practices business law with a focus on commercial lending and government guaranteed lending. In that capacity, she represents banks, credit unions and certified development companies in closing and funding loans. Jessica has extensive experience in reviewing due diligence and drafting and negotiating loan documents for the finance of a variety of transactions including construction, asset purchases, stock purchases, refinance, working capital, equipment purchases and real estate purchases.

With respect to government guaranteed lending, Jessica has closed loans under both the SBA 504 loan program and the 7(a) loan program, including CAPline and Export Working Capital loans. Jessica has also worked on financings under the USDA B&I loan program. In addition to closing and funding government guaranteed loans, Jessica also consults with lenders and lender service providers on eligibility issues related to loan structuring.

Jessica has counseled business entities with regard to entity formation, capitalization, employment contracts and other general business matters, including the preparation and successful defense of an application by a nonprofit to IRS for 501(c)(3) exempt status.

ADMISSIONS:
• Pennsylvania
• New Jersey
• New York

MEMBERSHIPS:
• National Association of Government Guaranteed Lenders
• National Association of Development Companies

EDUCATION:
• Villanova University School of Law – L.L.M.
• Fordham University School of Law – J.D.
• Barnard College – B.A.

Contact Information:
Direct Dial: 267.470.1188
Phone: 215.542.7070
Fax: 215.542.0723
Email: jconn@starfieldsmith.com
Address: 1300 Virginia Drive, Suite 325
Fort Washington, PA 19034