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March 3-4 – ICSC Retail Development & Law Symposium
The Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Michigan & Pennsylvania Retail Development & Law Symposium focuses on the needs of legal, financial, leasing and other real estate professionals who serve the interests of shopping center developers, owners, lenders, retail tenants, leasing agents and managers. This symposium will also provide an opportunity to network with other professionals who deal with the unique legal and business issues that impact the shopping center industry. Student admission is discounted at $50; see attachment for more details.
When: March 3 – March 4
Where: Hilton Columbus/Polaris, 8700 Lyra Drive
March 10 –Young Lawyers Panel
On Thursday, March 10 a panel of recent alumni will provide a near-term look at the practice of real estate law following graduation, as well as any insights or tips that they have to offer. Lunch will be provided in what we would like to be a casual, conversational atmosphere. Our representative panelists include: 

  • Developer’s Counsel (in-house) — Margaret del Col ’12, Nationwide Realty Investors, Ltd.
  • Investor’s Counsel (in-house) — Andrew Keller ‘13, Rockbridge Capital
  • Corporate Real Estate Counsel (in-house) — Katie Doellman ’15, L Brands
  • Title Company (in-house) — Steve Swick ’15, Fore Title/Title Safe Agency, Inc.
  • Law Firm (boutique) — Josh Barkan ’12, Kayne Law Group
  • Law Firm (large) — Matt Elliott ‘10, Kegler Brown Hill + Ritter 
When: March 10, 12:15 – 1:15 p.m.
Where: Drinko 251

March 10 – John Harper, President of Real Estate, and Carl Goertemoeller, SVP of Real Estate, Macy’s
The future of brick and mortar retail has been a topic of discussion for a while given the swift development of online shopping. Mr. Harper and Mr. Goertemoeller will be discussing the real estate strategy of Macy’s, one of the most storied retailers in United States. If you are interested in attending, please email Jana Hrdinova at
When: March 10, 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
Where: Mason Hall, 2nd floor Rotunda

March 24 – ULI Joint Association Happy Hour
The location is still TBD but the event will take place from 5:30 to 7:30pm. The happy hour is free to attend and is with multiple real estate professional groups in the Columbus region. Watch the ULI website for further details as they become available
When: March 24, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Additional events will be posted as they are scheduled. For any questions or comments, please reach out -we would love to hear your ideas.