Isabel Chou is a Partner, resident in the New Brunswick office. Her practice focuses on affordable housing, redevelopment, municipal and nonprofit law.
She is experienced with the complex structuring and financing of affordable housing and redevelopment projects using federal, state and local government subsidy and incentive programs. Isabel has worked with a range of public housing authorities, municipalities and private developers in the transformation of outdated publicly- and privately-run multifamily housing projects.
Prior to becoming a lawyer, Isabel spent ten years in nonprofit program management and organizational development, primarily focused on children’s health and education advocacy. She continues to serve as an active committee volunteer for various nonprofit organizations around the country.
Isabel received her B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley, her Master of Public Administration from the University of San Francisco, and her J.D. from Rutgers University in Newark, where she was also an editor of the Rutgers Law Review. After graduation, she served as a law clerk to the Honorable Carmen Messano in the Appellate Division of the New Jersey Superior Courts.