Our Team

Principal – Ed Gitlin

Ed Gitlin has been in the business since 1985 and had ran a multitude of Real Estate, Banking and Title businesses as well as an SEC Approved Regulation “D” Hedge Fund. With 450 personnel under management, the manager had exercised his exit strategy and sold the business at the peak of $650 Million in Asset Transactions in 2007 to Realogy a Publicly Traded Company. At the present time, Ed and his team are involved in Hard Money Lending, Loan Portfolio and Risk Management as well as M&A of Performing and Non-Performing Platforms.

 

Of Council and Closing Attorney – Gabe Gerbi Weltz Kakos Gerbi Wolinetz Volynsky LLP

Gabe Gerbi is an experienced attorney of Council to Tower and has expertise in representing national financial institutions, government agencies, and private lenders in all aspects of conventional and government-assisted real estate finance for commercial, mixed-use, residential, and affordable housing developments. The area of expertise is in lender-financed transactions including senior and subordinate facilities, secured and unsecured arrangements, acquisition, construction and permanent loans, and credit-backed financings.

 

Of Council – Robert Swetnick Esq, Dunnington Bartholow & Miller LLP

Robert Swetnick is representing all legal aspects of Tower’s business in connection with Operations and Closings. Mr. Swetnick has broad experience serving to high net worth individuals and businesses, and representation in transactional work, real estate matters, and the drafting and review of agreements. Mr. Swetnick has enjoyed an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell every year since 1990, has been selected as a New York Super Lawyer each year from 2009 through 2017.

 

Litigation – Sam Blaustein Esq, Dunnington Bartholow & Miller LLP

Samuel Blaustein is in charge of litigation and specializes in complex commercial litigation and is well-versed in the intricacies of New York procedural practice. Mr. Blaustein is an ace in pragmatic approach geared to the pre-action investigatory stage through judgment and appeal.

 

Judgements and Collections - Jonathan Borg, Esq, Borg Law

Jonathan Borg steps in after the litigation or stipulation stage and commences full court press collection. His experience is in representation of banks, institutional and asset-based lenders, equipment lessors and financing companies, contract creditors, and judgment creditors in litigation in state and federal courts, both nationally and in New York. Jonathan also is very instrumental with workout and forbearance agreements relating to secured and unsecured commercial loans. He has particular experience with respect to judgment enforcement and provisional remedies under New York State law, including attachment, receivership, and seizure.

 

Foreclosure Actions – Alan Weinreb Esq, The Margolin & Weinreb Law Group, LLP

Alan Weinreb, Esq. is the founder of The Law Offices of Alan Weinreb, PLLC and has spent his entire legal career in the mortgage foreclosure, bankruptcy, REO and title fields. Mr. Weinreb’s career successes have positioned him as one of the preeminent counselors in his fields of expertise. conscientious and thorough, Mr. Weinreb is a familiar and trusted presence in New York State’s courthouses. Mr. Weinreb is frequently consulted by Judges around the state to assist in implementing procedures and practices for New York State foreclosures.

 

Processing/Underwriting/Risk

Tower Fund utilizes detailed oriented and knowledgeable in customer service, financial, lending, and management experienced team. Expertise include lending, credit risk assessment, operations, organizational development.

Over the years our professionals had first hand experience in primary and secondary mortgage loans markets.

 

Appraisal Team – Bowery Valuation

Tower Fund Capital had formed a strong bond and an exclusive working relationship with Bowery Valuation that provides from simple appraisals to intricate multi-facet narrative reports. In addition to knowledge in all aspects of real estate industries, Bowery has innovative technology and processes that ensure an on-point value in any market conditions.

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