Meet our Principals

Founded in 2012, First Bridge Lending specializes in providing fast and creative debt solutions for both commercial and residential property types. With over 100 combined years of lending and investing experience, the principals at First Bridge Lending understand our borrower’s needs and know how to deliver optimal financing solutions.

Michael Joseph


Louis Bardis

DRE# 01887699
NMLS# 372531

Matt Moran


Brian Haines

DRE# 01879626
NMLS #2083974

Why Work with First Bridge Lending?

At First Bridge Lending we combine in-depth industry knowledge and a high level of service to provide the best private lending options for our borrowers. We put you in direct contact with decision makers and local market experts dedicated to your loan, quickly providing meaningful feedback and competitive capital. Our organizational structure and streamlined process make it possible for qualifying loans to close within 3 days. We have complete discretion over our funds, produce our own loan documents, and do all our underwriting and servicing in house. Our ability to move quickly and manage loans through their life cycle sets us apart from other lenders.

Meet our Originators

Christopher Carey

Director of Originations
(415) 302-3024

DRE# 01212515
NMLS# 377644

Lynne W. Sullivan

Loan Originator
(818) 427-2236

DRE # 02094183
NMLS # 1950608
First Bridge Lending