Sharena Smith has joined Faegre Baker Daniels as part of the construction and real estate group in the firm’s Denver office.
Smith guides her clients through a variety of real estate matters, including real estate acquisitions and dispositions, real estate lending, commercial and office leasing, and commercial and retail development.
Smith negotiates complex lending arrangements, including New Market Tax Credits, Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits and other tax-incentivized credit transactions. She also reviews and analyzes due diligence, including corporate documents, title and survey, environmental issues, zoning and land use issues, permitting, construction contracts, corporate documents, loan agreements, and intercreditor agreements.
Before joining FaegreBD, Smith was an associate at another law firm in the Denver area, where she handled real estate matters for properties located across the United States.
Smith earned her J.D. from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. She also received a bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Santa Cruz.