Landra D. Blackwell
Of Counsel
(502) 423-2041
Office: Louisville
J.D. University of Louisville, Louis D. Brandeis School of Law
B.AS. University of North Texas
Licensure: KY | TX
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Landra Blackwell represents clients in a wide variety of business matters. Ms. Blackwell has counseled real estate developers and investors, regarding the acquisition, disposition, development, financing and leasing of commercial projects which include medical, retail, manufacturing, industrial, student housing and office space. She has also counseled business clients in the commercial finance industry, including banks, financial institutions, and borrowers, in matters involving term loans, revolving lines of credit, acquisition financing, construction loans, syndicated loans, asset based loans, mezzanine financing, refinancing, recapitalization and other debt and equity financial arrangements. Ms. Blackwell has previously represented buyers and sellers in secondary debt trading transactions.  Ms. Blackwell has also counseled business owners regarding the acquisition and disposition of businesses and general corporate matters.

Work Experience

2015 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2011-2015 Weber & Rose, PSC
2006-2011 Frost Brown Todd
2001-2004 Winstead PC
1999-2001 Patton Boggs LLP

Speaking Engagements

“Charting the Attorney’s Place Within the Blogosphere,” Seth A. Brislin and Landra D. Blackwell, Bar Briefs, June 2013

“A Look at Arbitration and the Enforceability of Arbitration Clauses and Agreements,” Landra D. Blackwell and Anuj Rastogi, Bar Briefs, April 2013

"When Going to School Becomes An Act of Courage: Students Need Protection from Violence,” 36 Brandeis J. Fam. L. 627, Brandeis Journal of Family Law, Fall 1997

Memberships & Awards

American Bar Association
Texas Bar Association
Kentucky Bar Association
Chair, Corporate Law Section, Louisville Bar Association (2014)
Co-chair, Corporate Law Section, Louisville Bar Association (2013)