Areas of Practice
- New York
- New Jersey
- U.S. District Court, Eastern & Southern Districts of New York
- J.D., Brooklyn Law School, 2002
- B.A., New York University, magna cum laude,1999
Patricia E. Russo-Owen
Patricia Russo-Owen became a partner in April 2013. Ms. Russo-Owen has been engaged in the practice of commercial litigation with a focus on real estate and commercial lending with the firm since 2008. Ms. Russo-Owen has experience primarily representing financial institutions in commercial litigation matters in New York state courts. Her work includes the representation of financial institutions in commercial and residential foreclosure actions, loan restructurings, workouts and other commercial contract matters. Additionally, Ms. Russo-Owen provides clients with advice on bank regulatory matters, foreclosures and loan modifications and restructuring.
From 2003 to 2008, Ms. Russo-Owen represented institutional lending clients of the firm in commercial lending transactions, primarily loans secured by multi-family and commercial real estate in New York and various other states, as well as representation in unsecured financing transactions. Ms. Russo-Owen has negotiated loan documentation for institutional lending clients, including the drafting of commitment letters. Her experience also includes the representation of purchasers, sellers and institutional lending clients in all aspects of residential real estate matters.