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Catherine S. McNamara is a paralegal in Burke, Warren, MacKay & Serritella’s Real Estate group.  She has 20 years of experience in real estate and corporate transactions.  She has transactional experience in working with title companies, surveyors, lenders, governmental, city, state and county agencies in all aspects of closing commercial, industrial, mixed-use, vacant land, condominium, apartment complexes, residential and joint venture transactions.  Cathy analyzes title commitments, surveys, due diligence materials, and municipal and county zoning and recording requirements.  Cathy works closely with title companies, surveyors, and lenders to resolve title and survey issues and to complete the closing of acquisition and sale transactions.  She prepares closing documents and coordinates all aspect of transactional closings.  Cathy also assists the Corporate Law group in corporate filings, forming and dissolving entities and non-for-profit organizations, preparing Operating Agreements, By-laws, minutes and resolutions.  She also supports all firm practice groups in real estate related matters.

Cathy’s experience is diverse. She has worked with privately held companies, publically traded companies, development companies, hospitality companies and local area real estate law firms.  Cathy has worked in the legal department for The Prime Group, Inc., Brookdale Living Communities, Inc., Hyatt Corporation/Hyatt International Corporation and local area real estate law firms.

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