Dear Team and Clients:
On behalf of Greg, Ryan, and myself, I am thrilled to announce that Steven Kubik is joining our firm as a senior associate located in our Dallas office. As we looked for an individual to eventually lead our Dallas office, complement us culturally, and deliver our brand of client service, we knew Steven was the right match.
As the principal of his prior law firm, Steven provided document preparation and review services to residential mortgage lenders. He also served as outside general counsel for mortgage lenders and business clients.
Steven is also an advocate for our industry. He sits on the board of directors of the Dallas MBA and on two important TMBA committees. He and Greg will work closely together this year to ensure a seamless transition for our people and clients upon Greg’s retirement. I know that our team and clients will be impressed with his accessible, collaborative style.
I hope that you will have an opportunity to meet Steve soon. For more information about Steve, see our official news release below announcing his hire.
As always, please let me know if you have questions. – Shawn
Black, Mann & Graham, LLP Welcomes Steven Kubik to the Firm
FLOWER MOUND, Texas – Black, Mann & Graham, LLP, an industry leader in residential mortgage loan document preparation, regulatory compliance guidance and loan fulfillment services, today announced Steven Kubik will join the firm this month as a senior associate. Kubik will be based out of the firm’s Dallas office, which he will manage upon Greg Graham’s retirement at the end of this year.
“We are thrilled to announce Steven Kubik’s addition to our team,” said co-managing partner Shawn Black. “He shares our core values and commitment to customer service. Prior to joining us, Steven founded his own law firm where he regularly represented mortgage lenders and business clients on matters related to residential mortgage document preparation, regulatory compliance, employment law, consumer lending, contract disputes, contract drafting, and real property law.”
Kubik serves on the Board of Directors for the Dallas Mortgage Bankers Association and sits on the Texas Mortgage Bankers Association committees for Regulatory/Compliance and Young Mortgage Bankers.
“I’m excited to be part of the Black, Mann & Graham team, and look forward to bringing my mortgage industry background and experience to the firm,” said Kubik. “The BMG team has an excellent reputation as the premier firm in our industry and I’m honored to be a part of its future, contributing to its growth and providing the level of excellent customer service that is its hallmark.”
Kubik is currently licensed in Texas and admitted to practice before the United States District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas. He is a graduate of Texas Tech University School of Law with the highest honors, summa cum laude—Order of the Coif, and was a member of the Texas Tech Law Review.
He received his Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Notre Dame where he earned Second Team All-American honors as a member of the varsity fencing team, lettering all four years, and winning a team NCAA National Championship his senior year. Steven was also awarded the Rockne Scholar Athlete and DeCicco/Langford Awards in recognition of his dedication to the fencing team and leadership.
Kubik is passionate about community service and regularly volunteers at several charitable organizations and the Notre Dame Alumni Club of Dallas. Most notably, he serves on a fundraising event committee for the March of Dimes, an organization of particular importance for Steven and his family.
About Black, Mann & Graham
Black, Mann & Graham, L.L.P. was formed in 2000 to represent mortgage lenders throughout the United States. Since then, the firm has become an industry leader in the preparation of loan documents, regulatory compliance matters and loan fulfillment services. With more than 125 team members reporting to offices in Flower Mound, Dallas and Cypress, our clients include some 350 mortgage bankers, mortgage brokers, banking associates, thrift institutions and credit unions. Additional information about the firm may be found by visiting our website and by following us on LinkedIn and Facebook.