2019 Women in Real Estate: Elizabeth Schrero, Seyfarth Shaw LLP

September 17, 2019 - Spotlights

Name: Elizabeth Schrero  

Title: Partner

Company Name: Seyfarth Shaw LLP 

Association/Organization Affiliations (REAL ESTATE ONLY): CREWNY

How do you hold your own in a negotiation?
I stay firm on the most important issues and find ways to bring parties together.

What recent project or transaction are you most proud of? 
I obtained an award entirely defeating a commercial unit owner’s claim for $32 million in damages against my condominium board client, at the conclusion of a nine-day damages hearing, following a finding of liability and more than 8 years of contentious litigation in a complex arbitration involving condominium governance, fiduciary duty, contracts, development rights, construction, insurance and other legal issues. 

What was one of your biggest accomplishments in the last 12 months? 
Recognition as a Best Lawyer in America for Real Estate Litigation! 

Who inspired you to join the CRE Industry? 
My mother - a professional artist, who owned and managed a small commercial building.

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