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Advisor: Don Sperling

Last name: Sperling
First name: Don
Company: Stein Sperling
Title: Owner, Founding Partner
Email: DSperling@steinsperling.com
Seat: Corporate Atty
Phone: 301.838.3202
Address: 25 West Middle Lane Rockville, MD 20850
State: MD
Zip code:
Website: steinsperling.com
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Region: NoMA


Don Sperling is a founding principal for Stein Sperling Bennett De Jong Driscoll PC, a law firm based in Rockville, Maryland. He thrives on developing innovative and strategic solutions that meet his clients’ needs and help them reach their individual and business goals. Don evaluates clients’ legal problems from many angles, guiding them through short-term and long-term considerations that will capitalize on available resources. He approaches each matter with attention to detail and a thorough analysis of clients’ issues and objectives that allows him to focus on achieving their desired results.

Don concentrates his practice in the areas of business, employment, e-commerce, technology, real estate and civil litigation. Don’s experience and depth of knowledge across a broad range of business-related legal matters includes commercial acquisitions, employment relations and disputes, as well as complex civil litigation. He has served as counsel to national corporations, handling matters such as computer software and systems agreements, licensing and multi-state litigation. With a career spanning over 30 years, Don has been recognized repeatedly among Washington SmartCEO magazine’s Legal Elite, as a top attorney in Maryland and DC Super Lawyers magazines, as well as Super Lawyers, Corporate Counsel Edition. He is frequently called upon to speak on business, employment and technology-related topics before business groups and associations throughout the region. Active in the community—as well as an avid sports fan—Don is a member of the Maryland Soccer Foundation’s Board of Directors.

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November 7, 2013
Profiles in Growth:
Closing the Business Value Gap

Edwin Miller, CEO and Founder, 9Lenses
Edwin is a growth and turnaround thought leader whose proven skills in leadership, motivation, and business model assessment have had tremendous results in companies around the world. He founded 9Lenses to help executives find and resolve gaps in any aspect of their business. Recently named a “Top 12 CEO to Watch” by the Washington Business Journal, he is renowned for high-energy presentations that motivate executive audiences toward transforming their organizations. 

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Closing the Business Value Gap
November 7, 2013
7:30 am - 9:30 am
DeVry University
The Becker Room (6th Fl.)
4550 Montgomery Ave.
Bethesda, MD 20814
November 13, 2013
Profiles in Growth:
Closing the Personal Value Gap

For the best personal outcome, owners must identify and bridge the gap between corporate value when they first contemplate an exit and value when the actual transaction takes place—not to mention after the sale. The time to dig a well is before you get thirsty, but in the midst of transferring the company’s ownership, personal planning often gets delayed or lost—a dangerous omission. The panel will examine case studies and share the real-world experiences of business owners and their heirs in the post-sale years.

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Closing the Personal Value Gap
November 13, 2013
7:30 am - 9:30 am
Teqcorner Entrepreneur Center
1616 Anderson Rd.
McLean, VA 22102

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