Notable Women in Commercial Real Estate 2020 Erica Delain

Erica Delain

General counsel, Doran Management and Doran Family Development


As general counsel at Doran Management and Doran Family Development, Erica Delain is responsible for all legal aspects for new development projects including entitlements, title issue resolutions, partnership structures, and financings. She also leads retail leasing for Doran’s commercial portfolio and provides legal guidance to the operational needs of the residential property management arm. Furthermore, she single-handedly established Doran’s Legal Library, allowing employees in all divisions of the company to have visibility into crucial documents.

Delain is also part of the Doran Diversity Initiative, which seeks to increase Doran’s talent diversity.