Experience and Background
Kimberly S. Andrascik is the managing member of Andrascik & Tita LLC. Her practice is focused in the areas of real estate finance and securitization. She has experience in rating agency (NRSRO), investor, servicer, special servicer, defeasance successor
borrower and hedge counterparty representation in transactions involving securitization, mezzanine financing, senior, subordinate and pari passu debt financing, post-closing modifications and defeasance transactions. Ms. Andrascik’s derivatives experience
includes the negotiation and review of swaps and interest rate cap transactions and related ISDA documentation from a rating agency (NRSRO), counterparty and lender perspective. Prior to serving as managing member of Andrascik & Tita LLC, Ms. Andrascik
was a partner at the law firm Dechert LLP in the firm’s finance and real estate group in Philadelphia and London. Ms. Andrascik has been active in the CRE Finance Council (formerly Commercial Mortgage Securities Association (CMSA)) and has served on
various committees and the Board of Governors for the European chapter of the organization.
Ms. Andrascik is a member of the Pennsylvania bar and Maryland bar.
Ms. Andrascik is a graduate of Shippensburg University (B.A., 1997) and Villanova University School of Law (J.D., Cum Laude, 2000).
Publications and Lectures
- Five Practical Tips to Keep All Eyes on the Loan Closing and Not on the Hedge
- Hedging Your Risks: Loan Level Interest Rate Cap Protection
Recognized in the UK’s Times Online as a “Future Star of America”