Employee benefits lawyer, corporate manager dish 3BD

Medium d21fd930d38708c83ac8b40ed3c40e86 Brian Michael Pinheiro and Melissa A. Gordon Pinheiro sold a three-bedroom, 2.5-bath home at 235 Bainbridge St. in Pennsport to David Suisman and Holly K. Link for $645,000 on July 2.

The 2,200-square-foot house was built in 1915.

Mr. Pinheiro is a partner at Ballard Spahr Andrews and Ingersoll LLP. He focuses his practice on employee benefits and executive compensation, and business and finance.

He previously was a tax law specialist with the employee plans division of the Internal Revenue Service. He also has been an adjunct professor of law at Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law.

He received his LL.M. in tax law and certificate in employee benefits from the Georgetown University Law Center, his J.D. from The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law and his B.A. in political science and international studies from Boston College.

Ms. Pinheiro is corporate compliance manager at B.D.P. International Inc., a leading global logistics and transportation company, and was a corporate compliance manager at B.D. Fox & Friends Inc., a Los Angeles-based advertising agency specialized in all areas of entertainment-related marketing and promotion.

She received a B.A. in East Asian studies and political science from the Pennsylvania State University.

Suisman is an assistant professor of history at the University of Delaware.

His recent research is focused on music and the rise of the global culture industry. He is also an occasional disc jockey at freeform radio station WFMU. He has authored Selling Sounds: The Commercial Revolution in American Music and Sound in the Era of Mechanical Reproduction.

He received his B.A. from Yale University, his M.A., M.Phil. and his Ph.D. at Columbia University.

There were 440 home sales in the Pennsport in 2008, with a median sales price of $154,500.

Address: 235 Bainbridge Street
Buyer(s): David Suisman and Holly K Link
Seller(s): Melissa Gordon Pinheiro, Melissa A Pinheiro and Brian Michael Pinheiro
Sale date: Jul. 2, 2009