Lee H. Benedict, Partner of Nusinov Smith, LLP

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Lee H. Benedict, Partner of Nusinov Smith, LLP, Attorneys at Law

Lee H. Benedict, a partner of the firm, joined Nusinov Smith when it was Fisher & Winner, LLP in 2002.  As an experienced corporate and real estate attorney, Lee’s practice encompasses a broad range of transactions and activities.  He has handled transactions for clients throughout the United States and in a number of foreign countries.

Lee graduated with his Bachelor’s degree from Yale University with honors and received his Juris Doctor from Georgetown University. At Georgetown, he was on the Student Editorial Board of The Tax Lawyer.  He is admitted to practice before the Court of Appeals of Maryland and the United States District Court for the District of Maryland.

Representative Professional Projects:

  • Business formation and agreements among owners
  • Business succession planning
  • Raising capital through debt and equity issues
  • Commercial borrowing
  • Purchases and sales of real estate and businesses
  • Commercial real estate leasing
  • Supplier and customer contracts
  • Business tax planning
  • Executive employment agreements
  • Franchising

Lee regularly advises senior management of client companies on structuring commercial transactions, establishing negotiation and dispute resolution strategies, and integrating legal considerations with business objectives.

Representative Client Industries:

  • Computer software development
  • Telecommunications
  • Trucking
  • Warehousing
  • Funeral homes
  • Office and retail space leasing
  • Law, medical, dental and engineering practices
  • Lumber and wood products distribution
  • Marinas


  • Lee is an avid sailor on the Chesapeake Bay and is a member and past Commodore of the Chesapeake Corinthian Yacht Club.