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Cassin & Cassin LLP Continues Growth Trajectory with New Hires

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Four Associates Join Firm's Affordable Housing, Agency Lending and
Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities Practices

Cassin
& Cassin LLP
, a law firm specializing in real estate, real
estate finance and trusts and estates, today announced the hiring of
four attorneys to help keep pace with client growth. Kristin Cara, Cody
Homan and Ted Trespasz have joined Cassin & Cassin's New York City
headquarters, while Katelyn Squicciarini is based in the firm's
Purchase, New York, office.

"One of Cassin's overriding priorities is identifying and fostering the
next generation of legal talent, which makes us especially pleased to
welcome Kristin, Cody, Katelyn and Ted – four talented, young attorneys
– to the firm," said Michael Hurley, Managing Partner of Cassin &
Cassin. "We're confident their work will positively impact our
Affordable Housing and Agency Lending practices – both growing
components of our firm – as well as our Commercial Mortgage-Backed
Securities practice, which continues to be one of Cassin's core
offerings."

About the New Hires

Kristin Cara, who is based in the firm's New York City office, joins the
firm's rapidly growing Affordable Housing and Agency Lending practices.
She focuses her practice on multifamily financing and affordable
housing, representing lenders in closing commercial real estate loans
through the Fannie Mae Delegated Underwriting & Servicing and Freddie
Mac Seller-Servicer programs. Prior to joining Cassin, Ms. Cara was an
associate at Romer Debbas LLP. Admitted to practice in the State of New
York, she received her Juris Doctor, cum laude, from the Benjamin
N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University.

Cody Homan, based in New York City, represents lenders in the financing
of multifamily properties through Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, with an
emphasis on affordable housing. He previously served as a legal intern
at CBRE, the world's largest commercial real estate services and
investment firm, in London. Mr. Homan concurrently received his Juris
Doctor from Boston College Law School and his Master of Business
Administration from the Wallace E. Carroll School of Management. His
admission to practice law in the State of New York is pending.

Katelyn Squicciarini is based in Purchase, New York, and focuses her
practice on representing lenders in closing commercial real estate
loans, with a concentration on the financing of multifamily properties
through Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac programs. Previously, Ms.
Squicciarini was an associate at Leopold & Associates PLLC. She received
her Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from the Elizabeth Haub School
of Law at Pace University, where she served as Acquisitions Editor of Pace
Intellectual Property, Sports and Entertainment Law Forum
. She is
admitted to practice in the State of New York.

Ted Trespasz joins Cassin's Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities
practice in New York City. His practice is focused on representing
institutional lenders in closing commercial real estate loans intended
for securitization or other sale on the secondary market. Mr. Trespasz
was previously an associate at Windels Marx Lane & Mittendorf LLP and
received his Juris Doctor from St. John's University School of Law. He
is admitted to practice in the State of New York.

About Cassin & Cassin LLP

Cassin & Cassin LLP, a law firm with three offices in New York and
Dallas, has over three decades of experience providing the highest
quality of service to our clients. Our attorneys focus on real estate
law, representing lending institutions, investment funds, developers,
small to medium size companies in all aspects of financing, buying,
selling, leasing and development. In addition, our well-established
Trust & Estates practice advises individuals on estate planning and
administration, residential real estate financing and the formation of
limited liability companies and private foundations. For more
information, visit www.cassinllp.com.

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