NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cassin & Cassin LLP, a law firm specializing in real estate, real estate finance and trusts and estates, today announced that Scott D. Schwartz has been promoted to Partner effective November 1, 2017.
Mr. Schwartz, who joined Cassin & Cassin as an associate in 2011 and is based in the firm’s New York City office, utilizes his deep experience in structured finance to represent institutional lenders in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac loan originations and executions. He specializes in closing commercial real estate loans, for a wide variety of asset classes, that are intended for securitization or other sale in the secondary market. He also leads the firm’s Freddie Mac Small Balance Loan program. Prior to Cassin, Mr. Schwartz was an associate at Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, where he represented real estate developers, public and private companies and individual investors in the structuring of various real estate transactions. Throughout his career, Mr. Schwartz has cultivated expertise in the acquisition, sale, development and financing of commercial, retail and residential properties in all 50 states.
“Scott is a valued member of the Cassin team and a rising star within the Firm,” said Joseph Cassin, Founder of Cassin & Cassin. “Given his breadth of experience across all aspects of commercial real estate law, his colleagues consider him the go-to source of information on a wide variety of topics, properties and niches in the space. His expertise in Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae, in particular, are an incredibly important asset to the Firm. We congratulate him on his well-deserved promotion.”
Mr. Schwartz received his JD from the Hofstra University School of Law and a BA in Political Science from the University of Florida. He is admitted to practice law in the State of New York and the State of Connecticut.
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Cassin & Cassin LLP, a law firm with offices in New York, Los Angeles and Dallas, has over three decades of experience providing the highest quality of service to our clients. Our attorneys focus on real estate law, representing lending institutions, investment funds, developers, small to medium size companies in all aspects of financing, buying, selling, leasing and development. In addition, our well-established Trust & Estates practice advises individuals on estate planning and administration, residential real estate financing and the formation of limited liability companies and private foundations. For more information, visit www.cassinllp.com.