• George Washington University Law School (J.D. 1993)
  • University of Wisconsin – Madison (BA, 1990, with Distinction)

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • New Jersey

Karen J. Krause represents private lenders in real estate secured transactions, including acquisition and construction loans, in New Jersey and New York. She has closed hundreds of commercial loans involving the acquisition and/or renovation of properties ranging from single family homes to apartment buildings and commercial facilities. She is dedicated to providing her clients with the speed, accuracy and creative problem solving demanded by the fast-paced private lending industry.

Ms. Krause previously practiced corporate law at Baer Marks & Upham LLP and Sills Cummis & Gross P.C., where she represented small and mid-sized companies in public offerings, private placements, securities law compliance, mergers and acquisitions, and a wide variety of contracts and general corporate matters.

Areas of Concentration:

  • Hard Money Lending
  • Construction Lending
  • Real Estate Secured Lending