Long Island
100 Quentin Roosevelt Boulevard
Garden City, NY 11530-4850
ph: 516.357.3870
fx: 516.357.3792
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Areas of Practice



Saara J. Pekale


Saara J. Pekale represents banks and other financial lending institutions in commercial real estate finance transactions. She has counseled clients in documenting and closing transactions secured by multifamily apartment projects, commercial office buildings and mixed-use facilities. She has also represented banks in multi-state financing transactions. Saara also has extensive experience in U.S. Small Business Administration lending and is certified and designated by the SBA to close SBA 504 loan transactions. Her experience also includes representation of purchasers, sellers and institutional lenders in residential real estate matters.

Professional & Community Activities

  • Committee Chair, Woodmere Bay Yacht Club
  • Member, Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW), Ft. Lauderdale/ Palm Beach
  • Member, National Association of Development Companies (NADCO)
  • Speaker, South Florida Small Business Lenders Forum
  • Member, Duke University NY Alumni Association
  • Member, Hewlett-East Rockaway Jewish Centre, Youth Education Board
  • Volunteer, Bet Tzedek - Holocaust Survivor Ghetto Reparations Project