Charles Omage joined Encore in 2013 and is responsible for all facets of the firm’s legal operations. Before joining Encore, Mr. Omage was a partner of a large southeastern regional firm, where he served as Encore’s primary external counsel and assisted Encore with closing various types of complex real estate transactions for more than 15 years. Prior to that, Mr. Omage was as an associate at Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP, where his practice included the representation of commercial real estate developers and investors in the acquisition, financing, development, and leasing of commercial office, retail, multifamily, hotel, and industrial properties. Mr. Omage holds a J.D. from Hofstra University School of Law, and a B.S. in Finance from Boston College.