George P. Georgaklis heads the real estate and construction litigation departments at the law office of Georgaklis & Mallas PLLC. He received a B.S. in Economics from New York University’s Stern School of Business in 1992 and a J.D. from Brooklyn Law School in 1995. He was admitted to the New Jersey State Bar in 1995, the New York State Bar in 1996 and the District of Columbia Bar in 1998. He was also admitted to the United States District Courts for the Southern District of New York and the Eastern District of New York in 2001. He was an associate attorney at Ateshoglou, Kavourias & Chrysanthem, PC from 1995 to 1997, where he represented numerous financial institutions, investment banks, commercial and savings banks, insurance companies and developers. From 1997 to 1998, he was vice president and general counsel to Vatica Contracting, Inc., a general contractor involved in public and private construction projects in New York City and the Washington, D.C. area. Mr. Georgaklis has been approved to close mortgage loans for various lenders, both wholesale and retail, such as Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., Investors Bank, Sovereign Bank, Carnegie Mortgage LLC/ Icon Mortgage, Bank of America, Citi Bank, Ally Bank, Flagstar Bank, Fifth Third Bank, Nationstar, Ally Bank/GMAC, Mortgage World Bankers, Inc. and others.