Lane H. Potkin is a 1975 Phi Beta Kappa graduate of George Washington University and a 1978 graduate of the National Law Center (George Washington University, with honors). Mr. Potkin specializes in real estate and commercial transactions, and over the last 35 years has represented local real estate developers, owners, businesses and lenders with various aspects of purchasing, selling, leasing, structuring, financing and developing real estate. Mr. Potkin also has extensive experience in landlord and tenant matters and condominium development in the District of Columbia, and has been involved with the formation of more than one hundred condominium projects in the District, representing and advising many well-known area developers. In 1983 Mr. Potkin and Robert Leibner formed the firm of Leibner & Potkin, the predecessor to Arness, Potkin & Williamowsky, PLLC. He is a member of the Maryland and District of Columbia bars. Some of his clients include Douglas Development Corp., P.N. Hoffman, Inc., and Abdo Development LLC.