Desi Imetovski, a resident of Shelton, has joined Berchem, Moses & Devlin, P.C. as Senior Counsel in the Business Services Department, concentrating in the area of Affordable Housing and Community & Economic Development. She formerly served as Assistant Chief Disciplinary Counsel for the State of Connecticut Judicial Branch where she ensured attorney compliance with the Connecticut Rules of Professional Conduct. Prior to her position with the state judicial branch, Attorney Imetovski owned and managed her own law firm where she represented individuals and businesses in the purchase, sale and refinance of residential and commercial properties for almost a decade.
In her new role, Attorney Imetovski will provide legal representation and services to public housing authorities, municipalities, and private developers. The redevelopment of low-income public housing involves many facets of legal expertise including in-depth knowledge of state and federal laws, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) finance programs, Low Income Housing Tax Credit programs, bond financing and other complex legal tools.