Sonny Abbasi – Chief Compliance Officer


Sonny has over 20 years of experience in mortgage-related legal and compliance matters. His considerable expertise and unique perspective has been developed through experience that spans multiple facets of the mortgage industry. Over his career, Sonny has held roles as outside counsel, attorney at the Federal Housing Administration, policy director and in-house counsel at Fannie Mae, senior executive at an industry lobbying group, and now General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer at LenderworksTM.  In his current role at LenderworksTM, he serves as General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of multiple mid-sized mortgage companies on a pooled basis. Sonny holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from The George Washington University, and a JD, cum laude, from The American University’s Washington College of Law.