Shulman Rogers announces new shareholders
January 10, 2012
Geoffrey Platnick Kristin Draper
Clients hire Kristin Draper because she offers an aggressive yet tactful approach to litigation. Her peers are quick to point out her prowess as an attorney and her superior initiative, while clients frequently praise her work ethic, responsiveness and sharp negotiation skills.
Kristin assists a variety of clients, including real estate investors, transportation companies, medical practices, procurement firms, national child care providers, facilities management companies, marketing companies and technology-centered businesses, as well as individuals and families.
Clients benefit from her creative and strategic approach to dispute resolution and appreciate that she tailors pre-trial and courtroom strategies to their specific situation and goals. A Washington D.C. real estate developer recently thanked Kristin for her work on his behalf, saying, “I have been extremely impressed with your work and attention to detail in regard to my interests on this deal that went wrong.”
Kristin’s experience includes managing all facets of complex commercial litigation, including disputes regarding multi-million dollar real estate transactions, trade secrets misappropriation, intellectual property, stock warrants, shareholder rights, hospitality procurement, and employment. In addition, Kristin handles various trust and estate disputes, assisting families in effectuating estate planning goals and seeking redress for wrongs committed by fiduciaries. She often appears before regional tribunals in Maryland and the District of Columbia, and she has practiced in state and federal courts throughout the country. Kristin also offers counsel regarding contracts in various procurement, employment, real estate and other business matters.
She is a registered lobbyist for Maryland and Montgomery County, helping various sectors such as childcare providers and the taxicab industry protect their rights.