Laura M. Walda

Laura Walda is a senior associate in the firm’s commercial real estate practice area focusing on contract and lease negotiation and drafting, real estate acquisitions and dispositions, negotiation and structuring of credit facilities and review of title insurance matters. She also has experience in commercial litigation focusing on title insurance matters, landlord/tenant disputes and banking litigation.

Recognition

  • Governor's Fellow, Governor of the State of Indiana, 2004-2005
  • Young Lawyer Pro Bono Award of Excellence, Fall 2013
  • Recognized as a Florida Legal Elite "Up & Comer," 2017 by Florida Trend Magazine
  • Recognized as a "Florida Rising Star" 2016-2017 by Florida Super Lawyers
  • Ninth Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Merit Award

Community Activities

  • 306 Foundation
  • Winter Park Chamber of Commerce: Taste of Winter Park and Government Affairs Committee
  • City of Winter Park Planning and Zoning Board 2017-2020
  • City of Winter Park, Keep Winter Park Beautiful and Sustainable Board 2011-2014
  • Treasurer and Member of the Board of Trustees of the Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens
  • Leadership Winter Park, Class XXV
  • CREW: Commercial Real Estate Women, Director of Programs
  • Guardian Ad Litem, Legal Aid Society

Professional Certifications, Memberships and Activities

  • Indiana University Maurer School of Law Alumni Board; chair of Young Alumni Committee
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • The Florida Bar
  • Orange County Bar Association