C.J. Persson, an associate with Adelberg, Rudow, Dorf & Hendler LLC, has been elected as a member-at-large to the Maryland State Bar Association’s Business Law Section Council. Her three-year term will commence in September.
Bringing over 11 years of legal experience with 15 years of business management experience, Persson represents companies of all sizes and maturity in the health care, technology, construction, manufacturing, finance, beauty and retail industries.
She provides counsel on a full spectrum of business issues including, but not limited to, entity formation and private financing, commercial leasing, employee benefits, importing and trade compliance, intellectual property protection, promotions and tax. Her practice also involves developing and drafting compliance programs for health care providers.
A member of the Bar Association of Baltimore City, Persson previously served as deputy general counsel at Fila U.S.A., Inc. She was a corporate and tax associate at two Baltimore law firms earlier in her career.
Persson earned a law degree from the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, where she was an associate editor of The Business Lawyer. She previously earned an LL.M. in taxation from the University of Baltimore School of Law and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Central Florida.