|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE|
|October 16, 2008|
|Maine Real Estate & Development Association (MEREDA) Announces Addition To Its Board of Directors|
|The Maine Real Estate & Development Association (MEREDA) is pleased to announce that Maurice A. Selinger, III, Esq. has been elected to its Board of Directors.
Maurice “Cito” Selinger is a member of the Portland-based law firm Curtis Thaxter, where he practices in real estate, commercial and corporate law, concentrating on affordable housing, community redevelopment and providing strategic counsel to non-profit corporations. Selinger is Board Treasurer of Preble Street and Public Policy Chair of the Maine Affordable Housing Coalition. He is listed in The Best Lawyers in America for real estate law.
Prior to joining the firm, Cito worked at another large firm in Portland and served as law clerk to former Chief Justice Daniel E. Wathen and the late Justice David A. Nichols of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court. He resides in Freeport with his wife and two daughters.
According to Shelly R. Clark, Business & Operations Manager of MEREDA, "Curtis Thaxter has been a longtime supporter of MEREDA and we are pleased that Cito has accepted our invitation to join the Board. We look forward to his active participation in furthering MEREDA's mission of promoting responsible real estate development throughout Maine”.
For further information, please feel free to contact Shelly R. Clark at 207-874-0801.
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