Andrea Barach has practiced law since 1983 with a practice that concentrates on business transactions including acquisitions, dispositions and financing. She represents clients in a variety of industries including health care, long term care, real estate development and finance. She has extensive experience counseling clients in the health care, long term care and senior housing in transactions including FHA insured mortgage finance administered by HUD, tax-exempt bond financing, synthetic leases and sale-leaseback financing. Because of her experience and understanding of these legal issues, Andrea is a frequent speaker and published author on the issues of long term care facility finance. In addition, she practices in the areas of trademark law and franchise law. She has experience obtaining trademark protection for clients’ valuable marks and preparing and registering their franchise disclosure documents.