Deborah Taylor

Columbia, MD Office

Deborah is a paralegal with the Columbia, MD office of Reno & Cavanaugh. Deborah assists partners and associates on sophisticated mixed-finance and FHA-insured financing transactions, as well as on matters dealing with nonprofits and affordable housing. Deborah has a strong legal background, having worked as a paralegal at Ballard Spahr, LLP; Corporate Office Properties Trust; and Miles & Stockbridge, P.C. Some of Deborah’s prior work experience includes assisting attorneys with closing major real estate development and finance transactions; joint venture and equity investment and development projects; HOPE VI and other public housing transactions in collaboration with HUD; Low-Income Housing Tax Credit and New Markets Tax Credit transactions; mezzanine financing; sale/leaseback transactions and tenant credit facilities; SBA loans for community businesses; and loan transactions for local public housing and community revitalization agencies.


University of Maryland University College, B.S. in Legal Studies
Anne Arundel Community College, A.A.S. in Paralegal Studies, summa cum laude

Professional Certifications:
Notary Public of the State of Maryland
Member, Maryland Association of Paralegals
Member, Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society


Bowie, MD