Business attorney buys Silver Spring 4BD

Medium b6ac529dfef20e2ea888cdb1ab290749 Candida Harty and Matthew Herman bought a four-bedroom, 2.5-bath home at 8011 Piney Branch Road in Silver Spring from Robert Lawrence Fagan for $410,000 on Oct. 29.

The 1,536-square-foot house was built in 1994 in the Silver Spring East of Colesville Rd. neighborhood.

Harty is an associate at Arnold and Porter LLP. She focuses her practice on litigation and business litigation matters. Prior to joining Arnold and Porter, she served as a law clerk at the District of Columbia Superior Court in both the civil division and family court and she was a student-attorney with Georgetown's Domestic Violence Clinic.

She earned her J.D. in 2004 from the Georgetown University Law Center and her B.A. in 1998 from Dartmouth College.

According to, there have been 541 home sales in Silver Spring during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $395,000.

Address: 8011 Piney Branch Road
Buyer(s): Matthew Herman and Candida Harty
Seller(s): Robert Lawrence Fagan
Sale date: Oct. 29, 2009