Meg Raker

Associate
Raker Megan

Overview

Meg Raker is a real estate attorney in Holland & Knight's Washington, D.C. office who focuses on a variety of commercial real estate transactions. Ms. Raker has a significant background in negotiating and drafting commercial leases for landlords and tenants for all asset types.

Ms. Raker also has experience representing clients in sales and acquisitions, negotiating and structuring purchase agreements for buyers and sellers of commercial real estate and land for development. In addition, Ms. Raker represents clients in acquisition and construction financing as well as permanent real estate loans.

Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Ms. Raker worked for a full-service law firm where she focused on real estate transactions and real estate related litigation. She has also served as outside counsel to a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the hospitality industry, providing litigation support and advice.

Credentials

Education
  • University of Maryland School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude
  • Syracuse University, B.A., magna cum laude
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland
  • Virginia
Court Admissions
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland
Memberships
  • Urban Land Institute (ULI), Young Leaders Group, Real Estate 101 Committee, 2018-2019
  • The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington, Young Leadership Board, 2018-2019
  • Best Buddies of Maryland, Advisory Board Member, 2018-2019
  • Maryland Law Review, Notes and Comments Editor
Honors & Awards
  • The William P. Cunningham Award, University of Maryland School of Law
  • Leadership Scholarship, University of Maryland School of Law
  • Order of the Coif