Nina Segre
Philadelphia Office

123 South Broad Street
Avenue of the Arts
Philadelphia, PA 19109

P: 215-772-7631
F: 215-772-7620


Nina Segrè’s practice is varied and includes commercial financing, land development, acquisition, disposition, construction and leasing. Her experience covers commercial, industrial, institutional and multifamily real estate.

Nina has served as counsel to national banks and other major lending institutions as well as institutional investors in connection with structuring and documenting financial transactions for the acquisition, development and construction of real estate projects, including partnerships and joint venture vehicles. She has represented regional real estate developers in connection with the acquisition, development, permitting, construction, financing and leasing of land, office buildings, shopping centers and other real estate projects; and a major Philadelphia hospital in the development of a clinical care and research facility, which included advice regarding site acquisition, entity formation, construction and design agreements, zoning and tax-exempt bond financing. Nina served as local counsel on energy-related projects, including gas, coal and nuclear powered electric generating plants and co-generation facilities.

Nina, who has more than 35 years of experience as a transactional lawyer, co-founded the law firm of Segrè & Senser, P.C., which dissolved when she joined Montgomery McCracken in September 1998. Prior to that, Nina had been a partner at what is now known as Dechert, where she concentrated on real estate and corporate law and served for several years as co-chair of the Real Estate group.

Honors & Awards

  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© – Real Estate

Professional Activities & Achievements

  • Member, and former chair of the executive board of the Real Estate Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Member of the American Bar Association and Pennsylvania Bar Association

Academic Achievements

Nina graduated in 1961 with a B.A. degree from Radcliffe College and in 1963 with an M.A. degree from Harvard University. She graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 1974, after which she clerked in the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. Nina has taught Real Estate Transactions at Temple University Law School and Hastings Law School, along with many continuing legal education courses. She has also taught United States law at the law school of Bocconi University in Milan, Italy. She is a former trustee of Radcliffe College.