Natan Hamerman

Special Counsel

Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

Natan Hamerman is an experienced litigator and trial lawyer who represents financial institutions and developers in a comprehensive range of real estate and bankruptcy disputes.

Mr. Hamerman recently represented hard-money lender Gamma Real Estate and certain of its affiliates in a trial in Bankruptcy Court in which Gamma successfully defended itself against a host of lender liability-style claims, and was able to enforce its $147 million loan agreement.  The case was tried to conclusion within four months of its filing. 

Mr. Hamerman directly advises lenders’ in-house counsel and business personnel on strategy and implementation of comprehensive plans to maximize recovery of troubled real estate loans. 

He litigates foreclosure actions, and actions to enforce guarantees, pledge agreements and other security instruments. 

He advises clients involved in acquisitions of distressed loans in so-called “loan-to-own” situations.