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Marie Lott Pharaoh (Of Counsel Attorney)

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Personal Information

State: Maryland

Offer initial Free counsultation: Yes

Practice Areas: Consumer Bankruptcy,Company Formation,Wills and Trusts

Bar Admission: 11080

Court Admission: District Court of Maryland, District of Maryland Bankruptcy Court, State Court

Contact Information

Address: 16029 Dorset Road Laurel, Maryland 20707.
Phone: 240-606-3494
Fax: 240-536-9157

Professional Experience

ATTORNEY ADVISOR/PROJECT ATTORNEY, Laurel, Maryland January 2011 - Present

Provide legal advice and counsel to small businesses and clients facing bankruptcy and foreclosure. Draft
and edit by-laws and advise on compliance with Maryland's and DC's nonprofit corporation laws. Draft and
edit vendors' and employment contracts. Provide legal advice and representation on Chapter
7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy matters. Successfully defended against trustees' attempt to liquidate debtors' homes and
vehicles. Volunteer attorney for the Debtor Assistance Project.

PROJECT ATTORNEY for the Inter-County Broadband Network, a $174 million federally-funded
BTOP infrastructure project. January 2011 - October 2011

Developed policies and provided guidance to ensure compliance with federal procurement regulations.
Performed complex analysis of grant award and conditions and inter-relation between and among
federal, state, and local government regulations to increase project's success in complying with all
government regulations.
Researched and provided legal advice on Federal Communications Commission regulations and policies
governing pole attachments, signal boosters, States' opt-out, open access, and fair use.
Reviewed and drafted RFPs, NDAs, vendors' contracts, and consortium agreements.
Negotiated pole attachment and encroachment agreements with local utility, state agencies, and railway
Provided legal advice on FOIA matters associated with BTOP-funded programs.


HARVARD LAW SCHOOL, Cambridge, Massachusetts, J.D. June 1991

UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND, College Park, Maryland, B.A., Philosophy, cum laude
May 1986
W.E. Schlaretzki Prize for outstanding achievement in Philosophy.