Represents national and regional lenders, mortgage bankers and loan servicers, with emphasis on capital markets, conduit and bank financing, including Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac multifamily and manufactured housing lending.
Has served as closing or supervising counsel for several billion dollars in commercial mortgage loans destined for securitization, including a variety of loan sizes and property types (multifamily, office, manufactured housing communities, nursing homes, shopping centers, etc.).
Extensive leadership experience in connection with the organization, structuring, loan program design and day-to-day multistate operation and compliance of portfolio, conduit and MBS and ABS loan originators and contributors.
Extensive experience in matters related to the operations and licensing of mortgage bankers, correspondents and servicers.
Counsel in matters related to troubled properties and owners, and the modification, restructuring and workout of financing arrangements, including related litigation and due diligence; represented lenders in sales of REO and whole loan portfolios.
Directed development of StreamLoaner and Lexicon, transaction management and document automated software and QLC Knowledgebase, a regulatory compliance database for lenders and lawyers.
Represented a Wall Street warehouse creditor of a large bankrupt residential lender, including extensive mortgage fraud investigation.
Served as a key team player in hundred-million-dollar real estate and securities litigation spanning seven courts in five jurisdictions; lead counsel for multi-state foreclosure litigation, including defense of lender liability claim.