Principal & General Counsel
Steve Cusma serves as Principal and General Counsel for Normandy. In this role, Mr. Cusma is responsible for the legal affairs of the Company with specific oversight of various aspects of transactional activities, which includes providing assistance in connection with all Company legal relationships with its partners, lenders, tenants, brokers and outside counsel. Mr. Cusma also provides in-depth legal and business advice for the Company’s day-to-day operations across all disciplines including investments, leasing, management and construction as well as joint ventures the Company is involved with.
Mr. Cusma was formerly the Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for The Gale Company (formerly Gale & Wentworth) where, for 12 years, he served as a senior executive to one of the largest real estate companies in the industry. Prior to that, Mr. Cusma was an attorney in the private practice of law, focusing on all aspects of real estate for the Princeton, New Jersey based law firm of Jamieson, Moore, Peskin & Spicer, P.C. (now Pepper Hamilton, LLP).
Mr. Cusma graduated cum laude from Princeton University and The Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University.