Marianne Sanchez, an Associate in the Foreclosure and Title Litigation Groups, has been appointed as Secretary to the New York City Bar Association’s Mortgage Foreclosure Task Force. Ms. Sanchez has been a member of the Task Force for over five years. The Task Force is comprised of attorneys who represent either lenders, banks, and servicers or who represent borrowers’ facing foreclosure. Ms. Sanchez meets with Task Force members on a monthly basis to discuss the landscape of foreclosure law in the State of New York. Together, members work toward increasing efficiency and justice in the court system with respect to foreclosure dockets. Among other successes, the Task Force has successfully helped to draft uniform forms for foreclosure proceedings, which were promulgated by Administrative Order in 2017. Steven Helfont, Chief of Staff of the Office of Policy and Planning (New York State Unified Court System) oversees the Task Force as Chairman.