Kate Paradise has wide-ranging experience as a transactional real estate attorney, representing lenders and borrowers in a variety of real estate matters, including mortgage and mezzanine financing, bridge and construction loans, and credit facilities. Kate has developed significant experience in commercial and multifamily acquisitions and dispositions, and representing borrowers in obtaining loans from commercial mortgage-backed security (CMBS) lenders and other lenders, including mortgages sold to the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac) and Fannie Mae.
Kate’s practice focuses primarily on rendering legal opinions in connection with complex real estate transactions, including opinions under California law, New York law, and limited matters under Delaware law. Kate also provides substantive non-consolidation opinion letters for individual and portfolio real estate loans.
Kate (Kathryn) Paradise is a member of the State Bar of California, the New York State Bar, and the District of Columbia Bar. Kate passed the Delaware bar exam in 2018 and is seeking admission to the Delaware bar.
University of Southern California Gould School of Law
University of California, Berkeley
Awards & Recognition
• Southern California Rising Stars 2015-2018
• Super Lawyers 2019
• California, New York, District of Columbia
DIRECTOR OF CLIENT DEVELOPMENT
Chadd has over 15 years of experience developing new relationships across various industries, as well as enhancing existing client engagements. His passion for efficiency, combined with his technical understanding, work especially well with clients in transactional businesses with needs that demand high quality work and swift execution.