Real Estate Lawyer Joins Proskauer

Saturday, September 1, 2007 - 00:00

Proskauer Rose LLP has announced that Andrea Ascher has joined the firm as a partner in its New York office. She brings significant experience in domestic and cross-border real estate finance and is a national leader in construction lending.

Ms. Ascher also is the latest addition to Proskauer's rapidly-expanding Real Estate Department. The firm recently welcomed Louis Eatman and Douglas Frank of Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw to its Los Angeles office, as well as D. Eric Remensperger, who joined from Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher and heads Proskauer's West Coast Real Estate Department, and Donald Liebman, a leading real estate tax attorney who joined the firm's New York office as senior counsel from Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP.

Ms. Ascher also brings extensive experience with interim and permanent loans, sale-leasebacks, equity participating mortgage loans, workouts, and other secured lending transactions.