MEET OUR TEAM

Caroline Chen

Attorney – Of Counsel

Caroline Chen has 30 years of legal experience. She assists clients with corporate, international, and individual tax related issues at the federal and state levels. Caroline is an Associate Professor at the Lucas College and Graduate School of Business at San Jose State University. Prior to San Jose State University, she was an Assistant Clinical […]

Jack W. Easterbrook

Founding Partner

For over 18 years Jack (John) Easterbrook’s practice has been dedicated to structuring and documenting complex loan transactions, real estate transactions and construction financing, as well as representing clients in problem loan workouts, liquidations, bankruptcies and contract disputes. Jack’s practice includes extensive expertise in real estate financing and commercial law matters, as well as security […]

Serge Filatov

Partner

Serge Filatov is a Partner at Strategy Law, LLP. He focuses his practice on representing lenders and borrowers in all matters of commercial law. His practice includes structuring, drafting, and negotiating all aspects of secured lending transactions for both institutional and private lenders, as well as borrowers. Serge handles commercial and industrial loans, asset-based loans, […]

Laura Finkelstein

Attorney – Of Counsel

Laura Finkelstein is a transactional attorney with experience in entity formation, joint ventures, partnership restructuring, and private offerings. She has extensive drafting experience and specializes in drafting partnership agreements, limited liability company operating agreements, and private placement memoranda. She also assists clients with loan transactions and real estate transactions. Laura previously worked as an associate […]

Leiann Laiks

Partner

Leiann Laiks is the leader of Strategy Law’s employment law practice area. Her practice focuses on advice and counseling, employment law compliance, review and drafting of HR policies and practices, contract drafting and negotiation, workplace investigations and dispute and litigation resolution. After practicing law at a plaintiff-side employment law firm for several years, Leiann felt […]

Lucy Lofrumento

Partner

Lucy Lofrumento has extensive experience in all aspects of real property, land use and development, including site and economic analysis, joint ventures, acquisitions and sales, leases, financing, governmental permits, public­ private agreements, CEQA and other environmental requirements, conservation easements, design and construction contracts, accessibility requirements, utility and energy agreements, CC&Rs and owners associations, title insurance, […]

Frank Maiorana

Partner

Frank Maiorana is a founding partner of LMA Law, LLP. He has special expertise in all aspects of sophisticated commercial real estate transactions relating to the acquisition, development, financing (including conventional, CMBS, construction, life company, Freddie Mac, and FNMA), and disposition of all types of commercial real property; ground, space, and build-to-suit leasing for both […]

Kevin R. Martin

Of Counsel

Kevin Martin has over 27 years of experience in a wide variety of legal matters, including business litigation, real estate issues, trademark, copyright and patent litigation, trade secret litigation, broker liability, contractor disputes, wage and hour issues, partnership and corporate disputes, employee/employer separation issues and select personal injury matters. Kevin regularly appears in both state […]

Eric Mogensen

Attorney – Special Counsel

Eric Mogensen has over twenty-five years of both private practice and corporate in-house experience specializing in real estate transactions (including purchase and sale, leasing and financing, representing sellers, buyers, landlords, tenants, borrowers and lenders); mergers and acquisitions (including acquisitions and dispositions of businesses and business units), representing both buyers and sellers; formation of business entities […]

Terri Molinaro

Attorney

Terri Molinaro has extensive experience in a wide range of sophisticated real estate matters including commercial leasing, acquisitions and sales, road and utility easements, CC&Rs and owners associations, title insurance, brokerage agreements, and lease work out situations. Terri has represented private real estate investors, commercial, industrial and R&D landlords as well as public and private […]

Jason Murai

Attorney

Jason Murai is a real estate attorney with extensive experience handling residential and commercial real estate transactions, including drafting and review of purchase and sale agreements, leases, and easements. Jason previously was an attorney with Hoge Fenton Jones & Appel in the Real Estate practice group, and prior to that he was corporate counsel for […]

Tamara B. Pow

Founding Partner

Tamara Pow is a founding partner of Strategy Law, LLP. Her practice focuses on partnerships and the needs of business owners and real estate investors. She provides legal advice for various business transactions, including negotiating contracts, limiting liability, company-side employment matters and tax planning. Tamara has extensive experience with the formation and representation of corporations, […]

Michael Schachter

Partner

Michael Schachter  is a partner with Strategy Law, LLP. Prior to joining Strategy Law, LLP, he was a partner at LMA Law, LLP.  On the business and corporate side, Michael represents a broad range of companies, from early stage to publicly traded companies. His practice includes the structuring, negotiation and consummation of mergers, stock sales, […]