Commercial and Residential Real Estate

Our real estate attorneys represent real estate owners, developers, buyers, and institutional investors in the acquisition, construction, leasing, financing, and sale of industrial, commercial, residential and mixed-use projects throughout New York.

Our attorneys possess the broad-based legal skills necessary to advise clients in all aspects of real estate transactions and litigation. We have earned our clients' respect and loyalty by being available when our clients need us and by meeting our clients' deadlines.

The areas of our real estate practice include:

  • Purchase and Sales Agreements
  • Commercial Leases
  • Closing, Escrow and Title Documents
  • Tax Deferred Exchanges
  • Broker Liability
  • Foreign and Domestic Buyer and Seller Representation
  • Commission Disputes
  • Developer Representation
  • Recording of Deeds, Mortgages, and Other Documents
  • Landlord / Tenant Disputes
  • Hotel Development, Construction, Purchase & Sale

Our commercial real estate department represents lenders and joint ventures in connection with project financing, including mortgage loans and equity participation. Our lawyers have acted for holders of real estate mortgages covering distressed properties and restructuring the borrower's indebtedness, exercising remedies under the mortgage, and negotiating the sale of such properties to third parties.

Our real estate lawyers and staff are equally skilled in the handling of all aspects of the purchase and sale of residential properties. The firm represents both individual clients and executives and employees of corporate clients. The firm negotiates listing agreements and represents clients throughout the process to the closing of transactions.