Danielle Stager Zoller, Member

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  • I protect my client's interests by paying close attention to the details that make a significant difference in real estate deals.

    Danielle represents developers, lenders and investors in real estate.




Danielle is Chair of the firm’s Real Estate team and a member in the firm’s Energy & Environment, Health Care, EMERGE, and Business Law practice groups. She represents clients in matters involving the acquisition, sale, financing, construction, leasing, management, and development of commercial and residential real estate. Her clients include developers, lenders and investors, as well as condominium associations, homeowners associations and residential property owners.

Danielle’s experience includes contract drafting and negotiation; closings and settlements; lease preparation and review for landlords and tenants; title review; loan transactions for lenders and borrowers; construction contracts; real estate covenants and easements; condominium conversions; and matters relating to commercial condominiums, homeowners associations and other common interest ownership projects. She works with business owners, management companies and property owners to advance and protect their interests.

Danielle’s practice also focuses on real estate issues for solar and other energy projects, including due diligence review, title and survey examination, advice on property taxes, controlling interest taxes, and recordation and transfer taxes, and negotiation of solar options, leases, easements and other site control instruments. She provides local Maryland counsel on solar projects of all sizes, including utility-scale solar projects and community solar projects.

Danielle frequently serves as local Maryland counsel and local Virginia counsel on multistate transactions, which involve properties in Maryland and Virginia. She provides local counsel opinions and advice on recordation and transfer taxes in Maryland and Virginia.

Danielle enjoys being a trusted advisor for her clients. As an experienced and respected lawyer, she helps clients achieve their business goals quickly and efficiently. 

Prior to joining Gordon Feinblatt in 2001, Danielle was an associate with a law firm in Northern Virginia, and prior to that she was a Clerk for the Hon. William R. Shelton in Chesterfield County, Va.


Named to Best Lawyers in America® for Real Estate Law since 2021

Named Leadership in Law Honoree, The DailyRecord, 2020

Named to Maryland's Top 100 Women, The Daily Record, 2019


Professional and Civic Involvement

Member, American Bar Association

Member, Maryland State Bar Association

Member, Bar Association of Baltimore City

Member, Virginia State Bar

President, Board of Directors, Community Housing Associates, Inc.

Member, National Association for Industrial and Office Parks (NAIOP)

Member, Board of Directors, Planned Parenthood of Maryland, 2007-2016

Troop Leader, Girl Scouts of Central Maryland, 2018-2020


Publications and Lectures

  • Presenter, "Climate Solutions Now Act of 2022," MylesTitle's 4th Quarter 2022 Breakfast and Seminar, October 20, 2022




Energy & Environmental
Health Care
Real Estate


J.D., University of Richmond School of Law, 1996
A.B., Duke University, 1990

Bar Admissions

Maryland, 2002
Virginia, 1996