Mary Ann Nessel joined MBL Housing & Development in October 2017, after practicing law for over twenty years. As a member of a large multinational law firm’s Banking & Finance group, she provided advice concerning financial services and regulatory matters. She also practiced in the corporate and securities area, and assisted tax counsel with the preparation of private letter ruling requests submitted to the Internal Revenue Service. Her additional responsibilities at the law firm also included committee work related to professional development, hiring and mentoring. Additionally, Mary Ann has served as a member of the board of directors of a New York City housing cooperative.