McGuireWoods partners Cheryl O’Donnell Guth and Jennifer Stearman have been named to The Daily Record’s 2012 list of
Maryland’s Top 100 Women, an annual list created to recognize outstanding
achievement by women as demonstrated through professional accomplishments,
community leadership and mentoring.
This year, The
Daily Record received 450 nominations solicited from economic
development agencies, women’s organizations, chambers of commerce and the
business community at large.
Guth focuses on municipal finance, commercial real estate financing and employee
benefits. She serves as counsel to governmental issuers in connection with
traditional financings, such as general obligation bonds, bond anticipation
notes, revenue bonds for governmentally owned facilities, refunding bonds,
equipment leasing, and participation in state and federal grant and loan
Stearman practices in the area of corporate finance with a focus in the
energy and healthcare industries. She represents borrowers, including healthcare
systems and hospitals, underwriters, credit providers, corporate trustees and
other agents in a diverse range of tax-exempt and taxable finance transactions.
She was previously named to the list in 2007.