Mr. Kapnick specializes in the representation of lenders in transactional and regulatory matters. He has over twenty five (25) years of experience handling bank-owned real estate (REO) closings, commercial loan closings, private real estate closings and consumer transactions on behalf of private individuals, business entities and New Jersey, New York and national lending institutions. He is the Supervising Shareholder of both the firm’s Commercial and Residential Real Estate Practice Areas, including REO and evictions for New Jersey clients, as well as Southern New York clients through Fein, Such & Crane, LLP.

Mr. Kapnick’s “hands on” approach is well recognized and respected throughout the industry. Among Mr. Kapnick’s accomplishments was his appointment as the sole representative of the New Jersey Bar to a Special Round Table Committee established by Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, where the committee’s main charter was to establish new closing guidelines and procedures. In addition, Mr. Kapnick co-authored an REO contract which is utilized by various lenders throughout the United States.

Mr. Kapnick speaks at real estate conventions, seminars, and meetings and is also invited on a regular basis to be part of expert panels who lecture to the real estate community on commercial, residential, and REO trends and developments.

EDUCATION

J.D., Hofstra School of Law, 1981
B.A., Connecticut College, 1977
cum laude

JURISDICTIONS ADMITTED TO PRACTICE

New York, 1982
U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, 1983
New Jersey, 1985
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 1985