Kristin LeClair Zurowski joined the team in 2017, and focuses her practice on tax and business/commercial law. Kristin started her legal career in June 2008 after a 19 years as both a public and private industry accountant. She is also a mediator, certified public accountant, certified internal auditor, and is trained in collaborative law. Licensed to practice law in Maryland, the District of Columbia, and Virginia. Kristin offers assistance in federal and state tax collection matters, and tax research and analysis. Additionally, Kristin assists clients in business formation, drafting entity organizational and operating documents, contracts, and employment, franchise and lease agreements. She also assists businesses with contract review, mergers, sales, acquisitions, restructuring, dispute resolution, negotiation of termination of business entities and relationships, and commercial litigation.

In Kristin’s capacity as an accountant, she served as finance and operations director of a private equity firm, controller of a law firm and two joint venture start-up entities, internal audit manager of a publicly traded real estate operator and developer, senior project accountant of a regional commercial and residential property management company, and manager of a public accounting firm. In addition to Kristin’s accounting role in her various positions, she also served as benefits administrator at a law firm and at a private equity firm.

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Public Accountant, Virginia, 1989
  • Certified Internal Auditor
  • Mediation, Maryland Council for Dispute Resolution Certification, Civil, Domestic, CINA, 2014

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland, 2008
  • District of Columbia, 2016

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Public Accountant, Virginia, 1989
  • Certified Internal Auditor
  • Mediation, Maryland Council for Dispute Resolution Certification, Civil, Domestic, CINA, 2014

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland
  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America

Education

  • University of Baltimore School of Law, Baltimore, Maryland
    • Juris Doctor – 2007
  • George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia
    • B.A. – 1989
    • Major: Accounting

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Maryland State Bar Association
  • Anne Arundel County Bar Association, 2008 – Present
  • American Academy of Attorney-CPAs
  • American Association of University Women
  • American Bar Association