Alison Besser represents local and national developers, owners and investors in an array of commercial real estate matters, focusing on real estate financing, the acquisition, disposition and development of real property, sale leasebacks, and commercial leasing.
Ms. Besser’s work includes drafting and negotiating financing and other real estate transactional documents, managing due diligence for single-site and multi-site transactions and advising on best practices for resolving title, survey and other due diligence issues, and counseling on corporate formation and structuring.
Before joining the firm, Ms. Besser was an associate at a nationally recognized, AmLaw 200 law firm, primarily handling both commercial real estate transactions and litigation involving commercial real estate loans.
Before practicing law, Ms. Besser worked with the Visual Merchandising Team at the corporate office of Victoria’s Secret and the Buying Team at a regional denim retailer.
In 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019, Ms. Besser was named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer® Rising Star by a vote of her peers.
University of Cincinnati College of Law, J.D., Order of the Barristers (2012)
The Ohio State University, B.S. (2008)
Eastern District of Pennsylvania
District of New Jersey
Southern District of Ohio
Northern District of Ohio
Philadelphia Bar Association
Board Member and Treasurer,
Young Friends of the Pennsylvania SPCA