Our Expert
Team

Midnight Capital Partners LLC
Team

Harris Lukashok
Head of Loan Origination

Prior to joining Elie and Simon to form Midnight Capital Partners LLC, Harris had over 12 years of experience at Ladder Capital and Bank of America, working on the origination of over $7BN of commercial real estate loans ranging from $2mm to $350mm.

Harris earned a Master of Science of Real Estate Development from Columbia University GSAPP and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Binghamton University.

Elie Schwartz
Principal / Board Member

Elie co-founded The Nightingale Group, LLC, a privately held vertically integrated commercial real estate investment firm headquartered in New York City, in 2005.
Nightingale’s portfolio holdings currently span across 22 states with over 11 million square feet of office and retail commercial space under management.

Before starting the Nightingale Group, Elie brokered over $800mm of real estate deals ranging from $5mm to $50mm.

Simon Singer
Principal / Board Member

Before co-founding The Nightingale Group, Simon served as general counsel at a New York-based real estate development company. In his former capacity, Simon was responsible for all legal and transactional aspects of the firm’s business, including the formation of corporations and joint ventures, structuring financing and handling litigation.

Simon earned a Juris Doctorate from Fordham University School of Law, and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Touro College.

David Tevis
Associate, Loan Origination

David recently joined the team with 2 years of experience in real estate, most recently as an acquisitions and development analyst for a privately-traded REIT. David earned a Master of Science degree in Real Estate Finance & Investment from New York University and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Arizona.

Shmuel Wagner
Advisor / Board Member

Shmuel has assisted clients in matters of property financial due diligence since 2006 conducting research on properties valued at billions of dollars. In 2013, Shmuel founded Diligence Research Group (DRG), to provide discerning clients with his trademark personalized attention and individualized service.

William Hutton
Underwriting

William recently joined the team with 3 years of experience in real estate acquisitions, most recently as an acquisitions analyst for Cohen Equities. William graduated from Cornell University with a BS in applied Economics & Management and a minor in Real Estate.

Other team
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Michael Gershman
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Shmuel Wagner
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Michael Gershman
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