Stephen Schweiger real estate attorney finance financial institutions construction, mezzanine and permanent financing credit enhancement issuance of taxable and tax exempt bonds



Stephen Schweiger is a real estate attorney who focuses on finance. He represents financial institutions in connection with construction, mezzanine and permanent financing projects and credit enhancement for the issuance of taxable and tax exempt bonds. Much of his work involves the representation of the agent in projects with multiple lenders and multiple tiers of financing. Steve's expertise in the complexities of the New York lien law has been invaluable in helping clients structure and restructure New York construction loans. Steve is also experienced in the workout and resolution of problem loans on a national, local, and regional level, as well as commercial real estate conveyancing and leasing transactions.

Steve serves as Co-Chair of the firm’s Real Estate Banking & Finance Group.


  • American Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association, Real Estate Division


  • New York
  • New Jersey


  • New York University School of Law  (J.D., 1995)
  • Stanford University  (A.B., 1991)