Danielle Kinkel concentrates her practice on affordable housing and community development real estate transactions, with a particular focus on New Markets Tax Credit, Low-Income Housing Tax Credit and Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credit matters. She represents non-profit and for-profit developers, equity investors, public entities, syndicators, community development entities and traditional lenders in transactions involving a wide array of public and private financing sources. Danielle’s experience extends to general non-profit entity issues, including the preparation of 501(c)(3) tax exemption applications, and to general commercial real estate financing, zoning, permitting, conveyancing and title matters on projects located nationwide.
Danielle is co-chair of the Housing and Community Development Committee of CREW Boston and is an active member of the Affordable Housing Committee of the Boston Bar Association, the Massachusetts Real Estate Bar Association, the Young Professionals Group of Citizens’ Housing and Planning Association (CHAPA), and the American Bar Association’s Forum on Affordable Housing and Community Development.
Before joining Nolan Sheehan Patten, Danielle practiced in the real estate group at DLA Piper LLP (US) in Boston.
- Northeastern University School of Law (J.D. 2008)
- Boston College (M.Ed. 2005)
- University of Michigan (B.A. 2004)
- Massachusetts (2008)
Community Service and Professional Activities -
- Pro bono representation of 3L Place, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to building a life college and ongoing curricula for adults with autism
- Pro bono representation of victims of Hurricane Katrina with clearing title to “heirs’ property” and filing grant applications for funding to rehabilitate and reconstruct damaged homes
- Ongoing pro bono representation of clients through the Lawyers Clearinghouse