Janet Dery is a partner in the law firm of Starfield & Smith, PC. She has extensive experience representing financial institutions and non-bank lenders in connection with commercial lending transactions, including government-guaranteed lending. She also represents various business organizations with real estate transactions, business acquisitions, and corporate law. Janet is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Maryland. She is also an approved closing attorney under the US Small Business Administration’s 504 loan program.
Janet is a member of the American Bar Association, the National Association of Government Guaranteed Lenders (NAGGL), and the National Association of Development Companies (NADCO). From 2007-2008 and 2010-2012, Janet was named a Pennsylvania “Rising Star” by Philadelphia Magazine. She earned her Bachelor’s from The State University of New York in Oneonta and a JD from Widener University School of Law in Wilmington, DE.