Meredith E. Carpenter

Philadelphia,  PA  U.S.A.
Phone215 979 1914

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  • Real Estate
    Contact InfoTelephone: 215 979 1914
    Fax: 215 754 4987
    University Stanford University, B.S., 2008
    Law SchoolCornell Law School, J.D., cum laude, 2013 Managing Editor, Cornell Law Review, Associate Editor, LII Supreme Court Bulletin
    AdmittedNew Jersey; Pennsylvania

    Meredith E. Carpenter practices in the area of real estate law . Ms. Carpenter is a 2013 cum laude graduate of Cornell Law School, where she was managing editor for the Cornell Law Review and associate editor of the LII Supreme Court Bulletin, and a graduate of Stanford University.


    •Duane Morris LLP
    - Associate, 2014-present

    Selected Publications

    •Author, Should You Consider Representations & Warranties Insurance in Your Real Estate Deal?, ICSC's Shopping Center Legal Update, Summer 2015
    •Co-author, New Jersey Extends Permit Extension Act Another Year, Duane Morris Alert, January 7, 2015
    •Co-author, New Jersey Tax Sale Law Gives Purchaser of a Tax Sale Certificate a Tax Lien on the Underlying Property, Duane Morris Alert, June 30, 2014
    •Co-author, Philadelphia Creates Land Bank for City to Sell and Purchase Vacant Property, Duane Morris Alert, January 16, 2014

    Reported CasesRepresentative Matters: Hammer v. McDonald, Case No. 13-2263 (USCAVC 2015): Obtained requested relief on behalf of a pro bono Vietnam War veteran in appeal of denial of benefits for service-connected hearing loss and tinnitus.; Represented the New Castle School of Trades in the development of a trade school in East Liverpool, Ohio through the use of Federal and Ohio State New Markets Tax Credits and Federal and Ohio State Historic Tax Credits. PNC Bank was the investor in the Federal and Ohio State New Markets Tax Credits and the Federal and Ohio State Historic Tax credits.; Acting as co-counsel with the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) in representing a reporter and an animal rights group seeking access to Yellowstone National Park to observe and report on the United States Park Service's population control efforts against the wild bison of Yellowstone.; Represented a pro bono client in performing a constitutional analysis in the City of Monterey Park, California showing the unconstitutionality of a proposed ordinance which sought to require that business signs have modern Latin Alphabet (e.g., English) on their signs.
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    Office Information

    Meredith E. Carpenter

    30 South 17th Street
    PhiladelphiaPA 19103-7396


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