Margaret A. Williford has been elected the to Board of Directors of the Shirley Heinze Land Trust (SHLT) for a three-year term, commencing on January 1, 2010. SHLT is a not-for-profit land trust dedicated to preserving and protecting the unique ecosystems of the Indiana Dunes region and to conducting educational programs on a variety of ecological subjects. To date, SHLT has preserved over 1000 acres of natural lands in Lake, Porter, and LaPorte Counties through private donations and partnerships with public and private groups. In addition to serving on the SHLT Board, Margaret serves on the SHLT Land Strategy and Stewardship committees.
Shirley Heinze Land Trust (SHLT) Board of Directors
More about Margaret A. Williford
In private practice, Margaret has represented, and acted as general counsel for, a number of small and medium-sized businesses located in Northwest Indiana, advising them on all legal issues arising in their business. Margaret has extensive experience in all areas of corporate, business, commercial, transactional and real estate law. She has been involved in numerous asset purchases and divestitures, stock purchases and sales, joint venture and partnership formations, as well as corporate reorganizations and restructuring. She has also negotiated and drafted documentation for large commercial bank loan transactions and has advised clients on bank loan compliance issues.