Our People

Leadership & Attorneys

Alan L. Zimmerman

Executive Chairman/ Legal Counsel

415 446 2302

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Alan is a pioneer in the field of legal finance founding Law Finance Group in 1994. He is admitted to practice law in California and New York, led a successful San Francisco Bay Area law firm for 22 years and served as an officer in the US Navy during the Vietnam war. His legal clients included businesses in manufacturing, high tech, finance, mortgage banking, retailing, healthcare and franchising. He has served as Vice Chair of the California Bar Business Law Section, Lecturer in continuing education programs for attorneys and is an author for the Practicing Law Institute and the California Continuing Education of the Bar. Alan is based in the Austin, Texas office. JD: New York University School of Law BS: Miami University, Ohio

Daniel Bush

Executive Vice President / Chief Investment Officer / Legal Counsel

415 446 2304

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Dan has been a guiding member of Law Finance Group since joining the company in 2011. He brings a wealth of experience helping law firms and companies navigate the civil justice system and improve their bottom lines with creative funding solutions. Dan is passionate that his work and Law Finance Group's funding process not only solve financial issues for clients, but also add value to the cases through objective analysis and creative thinking with respect to the legal issues clients face. Prior to joining Law Finance Group, Dan had a successful career in private practice doing commercial litigation and transactional work in the Bay Area at Townsend Townsend & Crew (now Kilpatrick Townsend LLP) and Gunderson Dettmer LLP. He also worked for six years at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, where he was involved in the disposition of hundreds of appeals. Dan is an avid fan of music and enjoys listening to anything from marimba ensembles to the rock band Phish. In his spare time, he cultivates his collection of Grateful Dead recordings and dabbles in composing his own electro-acoustic pieces. JD: Stanford Law School, Stanford Technology Law Review BA: Dartmouth College Philosophy, summa cum laude

Grant Schrader

Vice President / Director of Underwriting / Legal Counsel

415 446 2321

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Since joining Law Finance Group in 2017, Grant has become a pivotal member of the management team, leading underwriting and overseeing the review and diligence of all of LFG's transactions and investments. Prior to joining LFG, Grant spent many years as a corporate litigator at Morrison & Foerster LLP in San Francisco, where his practice focused on financial services, consumer class actions, and commercial disputes. He also worked as a judicial extern in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and as a law clerk in the Alameda County District Attorney’s Office. Grant is a devoted fan of S.F. Bay Area sports teams and will look for any excuse to go to Costco. JD: University of California, Berkeley BS: University of California, San Diego - Psychology, Law & Society

Jonathan Owen

Funding Director

415 524 3668

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Jon joined Law Finance Group in 2011 and has been winning praise from our clients ever since for his focus and dedication to assisting them with their financial needs. Jon's prior legal experience as a Legal Executive/Litigation Manager and managing a team of 30 paralegals gives him intimate knowledge of the intricacies of the legal back office. His education concentrations included contract, property, intellectual property and tort law giving him further depth to his daily client interactions. When not in the office, Jon is an avid soccer and rugby player, leaning on his past professional playing and coaching experiences. LLB Law: Swansea University Wales

Warren McCann

Legal Counsel / Funding Operations

415 446 2303

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After joining Law Finance Group in 2017, Warren quickly embraced a portfolio of responsibilities that spans our funding activities and investor relationships. His core functions include overseeing the identification of opportunities in the market, assisting in deal documentation and underwriting, and helping onboard investors in new investment vehicles. Warren takes pride in creating productive partnerships by streamlining the overall investment process while keeping the goals of all parties in mind. Prior to joining the team, Warren was in the Napa City Attorney’s Office engaged in litigation and policy work. He lives in San Francisco with his fiancé and their dog Maddie, and he can be found many weekends skiing KT-22 at Squaw Valley. JD: Thomas Jefferson School of Law, cum laude BA: University of California, Santa Cruz – Sociology

Kevin McCaffrey

CEO

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As the CEO, Kevin is responsible for the overall day-to-day operations as well as the development and implementation of Law Finance Group’s growth strategy. Since joining in 2014, Kevin has been instrumental in guiding and expanding the organization’s continued success. Kevin has over 25 years of experience in finance primarily with Citigroup and its predecessor firms occupying senior leadership roles in equities and alternative investments. Among noted accomplishments at Citigroup, he was responsible (in collaboration) for $1 billion revenue equities business and had built the #1 ranked (Institutional Investor) Equity Research Department where he managed a team of over 300 professionals. Kevin lives in New York City with his family and enjoys everything outdoors including biking, golf, the ocean and mountains, you name it. BA: Amherst College - Economics & Psychology

Robert Antelme

CFO

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As CFO of Law Finance Group Robert is responsible for all of the company’s financial functions including accounting, audit, treasury, corporate finance and investor relations. His career spans more than 20 years of varied experience in financial management, business leadership and corporate strategy. Robert and his family live in California’s beautiful Sonoma County. CPA: BA: University of South Africa - accounting and auditing

Ajit Singh

Vice President / Head of Engagement / Legal Counsel

212 446 2310

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Working with Law Finance Group for over eight years, Ajit has been the keystone of sourcing deals and maintaining relationships with our clients due to his passion for litigation finance. The passion stems from his expertise and understanding of finance and law garnered from his formal education and experience. Prior to joining Law Finance Group, Ajit worked for a boutique law firm as well as held positions in the investment banking and financial services industry. He is admitted to practice in California and the Ninth Circuit. Ajit enjoys international travel, golfing, tennis and cooking with his wife. JD: Southwestern Law School MBA: University of Southern California BS: Ohio State University - Finance and Real Estate

Andrew Curtis

Funding Director / Legal Counsel

415 446 2313

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Since joining Law Finance Group in 2018 Andrew has been regularly complemented by his clients and colleagues for his intimacy with the financial inner workings of boutique law firms stemming from prior professional experience as an attorney in California. A native to San Francisco, Andrew is a lifelong S.F. Giants fan and enjoys weekend drives through the Northern California wine country and adding to his extensive whiskey collection. Andrew is also know for dazzling friends with his Argentine grilling techniques. JD: The University of Pacific, McGeorge School of Law BA: University of California, Los Angeles

Staff

Nadia Ferrari-Pashman

Administrative Services Manager

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Grace Doctolero

Credit and Servicing Manager

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Olga Temnikoff

Accountant

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James Panganiban

Accounting Manager

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Careers

San Francisco - Mill Valley CA

Law Finance Group is always looking for great candidates to help our established and growing business. If you have a passion for the legal field and finance and feel that one of our job opportunities would be a great fit than we should probably talk. We are equal opportunity employer, offer competitive benefits packages and believe in a healthy live/work balance. 

Austin TX

Visit our LinkedIn page to review open positions and send your resume to info@lawfinance.com

 

Note: Due to the overwhelming volume of candidates we get, we are unable to respond to everyone. If we think your professional experience is a good fit we will be in touch.

New York, NY

San Francisco, CA

591 Redwood Highway, Suite 1200

Mill Valley, CA 94941

Toll Free: (800) 572-1986

Tel: (415) 446-2300

Fax: (415) 446-2301

Email: info@lawfinance.com

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Austin, TX

12600 Hill Country Boulevard

Austin, TX 78738

Tel: (415) 446-2300 

Fax: (415) 446-2301

New York, NY

Ten Rockefeller Plaza, Suite 1001

New York, NY 10020 ​

 

Tel: (415) 446-2300

Fax: (415) 446-2301

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