Desmond G. Sheridan  |  Attorney at Isaacson Sheridan

Desmond G. Sheridan


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Desmond has practiced law in Greensboro since 1986, and is a founding partner of Isaacson Sheridan.  A licensed CPA who practiced public accounting in Washington, DC before becoming an attorney, Desmond began his legal career in the tax area.  In the three decades since building that foundation, he has expanded his practice to include business transactions, commercial real estate, commercial leasing, structuring business entities, and business succession planning. Desmond’s broad range of clients includes manufacturing companies, real estate developers, motor vehicle dealerships, and service businesses. 

Desmond has authored a number of articles on tax and legal topics and has given numerous continuing education presentations to CPAs and attorneys. See Full Bio >>

Practice Areas




Commercial Real Estate


Representative Work

Desmond G. Sheridan  |  Attorney at Isaacson Sheridan
Desmond G. Sheridan  |  Attorney at Isaacson Sheridan
Desmond G. Sheridan  |  Attorney at Isaacson Sheridan


  • North Carolina Bar, 1986

Other Licensing

  • Certified Public Accountant, North Carolina

Professional Recognition and Memberships

  • Martindale Hubbell's Top Peer Review Rating: AV

  • Best Lawyers

  • North Carolina Super Lawyers (Real Estate)

  • North Carolina Legal Elite (Taxation and Corporate), Business North Carolina Magazine

  • Treasurer, North Carolina Bar Association

  • Greensboro Bar Association

  • North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (Board of Directors 1992-95)

  • American Association of Certified Public Accountants

  • International Council of Shopping Centers

  • Triad Real Estate and Building Industry Coalition

Academic Honors

  • University of North Carolina Order of the Coif

  • North Carolina Law Review

Community Service

  • Volunteer Counsel for Carolina Theatre of Greensboro, 2006 - present

  • Financial Committee Chairman, Temple Emanuel, 2013 - 2015

  • Treasurer, Temple Emanuel, 2010 - 2013

  • Treasurer, Greensboro Housing Coalition (2011 - 2013)


  • J.D., with high honors, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1986

  • B.A., 1978, M.B.A, 1980, University of Florida