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Gail Bayarin is assistant general counsel at Enterprise Community Partners, Inc. Gail joined Enterprise in 2010 and is based in our New York office. Gail serves as a resource to the New York office as well as to other regional offices for legal inquiries. Gail’s practice includes lending to developers of affordable housing and supportive housing, as well as in originating community-based commercial loans in New York and nationwide. She also counsels Enterprise on the implementation of new programs and initiatives, including social innovation financing projects.She represented the company as legal and fiscal intermediary in one of the country’s first “pay for success” contracts (also referred to as social impact bonds).
From 2005-2010, Gail was a staff attorney at Lawyers Alliance for New York, where she specialized in Lawyers Alliance's Affordable Housing and Homeless Services program area, and counseled nonprofits in the areas of board governance, affordable housing development, neighborhood revitalization, supportive housing and services to the homeless. Prior to joining Lawyers Alliance, Gail was an associate at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP from 2003-2005 and worked as an associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP from 1998-2000.
She received her J.D. from The University of Michigan Law School in 2003 and B.S. from Cornell University in 1998.