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December 22, 2014

Starfield & Smith, P.C. Elects Katie O’Brien and Jeffrey S. Feldman to Its Partnership

Fort Washington, PA, December 22, 2014 –(PR.com)– Starfield & Smith, P.C. is proud to announce that Katie O’Brien, a member of the Firm’s Commercial Lending practice group, and Jeffrey S. Feldman, a member of the Firm’s Commercial Litigation and Creditors’ Rights practice groups, have been elected as Partners of the Firm.

Ms. O’Brien concentrates her practice in the areas of commercial lending, real estate and commercial contracts, and she has extensive experience in the areas of government-guaranteed lending and financing. She has closed hundreds of commercial finance transactions, from start-up business transactions to complex real estate and business acquisitions.

In addition to documenting and closing transactions, Ms. O’Brien advises lenders on compliance issues related to the SBA’s 7(a) and 504 loan programs, and she assists lenders in preserving and protecting their government guaranty. She also advises small businesses on regulatory and licensing matters at both the state and federal levels, as well as on corporate governance and transactional matters such as real estate purchases, stock purchases, asset purchases and leases.

Mr. Feldman concentrates his practice on representing clients in a wide variety of business-related disputes in the state and federal courts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. He has more than 17 years of experience as a civil litigator and trial attorney, and he has received the highest possible rating, AV® Preeminent™, from Martindale-Hubbell. He was selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers-Pennsylvania in the area of Business Litigation in 2014 and 2013. Prior to that, he was selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers-Pennsylvania Rising Stars in the area of Business Litigation for 2012 and 2011.

Starfield & Smith is a boutique financial services law firm headquartered in suburban Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and is widely recognized as a leading national law firm providing services to SBA and other government guaranteed and commercial lenders nationwide. The Starfield & Smith team now includes over 33 dedicated individuals, all of whom stand ready to assist financial institutions with their SBA, commercial lending and litigation needs.