Phillip J. (Jim) Paster graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering, and Harvard Law School. In over 50 years in the real estate practice, Mr. Paster has handled almost every type of investment, including, acquisitions by institutions, individuals and syndications, conventional and participating real estate lending (representing both borrowers and lenders) and assisting financial institutions in work outs of troubled loans and REO properties. Mr. Paster is also an active real estate investor.
Mr. Paster has received the AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell for preeminent legal counsel and is listed in The Best Lawyers In America®, www.bestlawyers.com, in the area of Real Estate Law.