Lisa Schwartz’s tenure as general counsel for Greystone, a private national commercial real estate finance firm, spans more than 20 years. As a long-standing member of Greystone’s senior executive team, Schwartz has played an integral role in leading Greystone to its current success as the #1 HUD commercial lender and a Top 10 Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac lender. Schwartz is critical to determining the company’s growth and strategic direction for the future, as well as managing a team of legal advisors across finance, asset management, servicing, property management and institutional finance matters. During her 20 years at Greystone, she has led many milestones for the growth of the company, including numerous acquisitions and business launches, contributing to the firm’s leadership position in multifamily and healthcare finance. In December 2019, Schwartz led, oversaw due diligence and closed Greystone’s acquisition of C-III Asset Management, which expanded Greystone’s asset management capabilities into special servicing.