“The 5th Amendment is an old friend and a good friend, one of the great landmarks in men’s struggle to be free of tyranny, to be decent and civilized.” – William O. DouglasĀ 

General Commercial and Corporate Litigation

Our litigation experience helps support our transactional practice.

This includes experience in New York State and Federal trial and appellate courts, as well as administrative agencies and arbitration/mediation forums, including the American

Arbitration Association and other alternative dispute resolution settings.

We take a common sense approach to litigation based on investigating the facts, and knowing the law. We evaluate the strengths, weaknesses and risks involved in litigation. We know that you are looking for an advocate and we are prepared to do so with an equal emphasis on integrity and ethics.

Our experience includes contract and commercial disputes, real estate litigation, construction matters, employment law, corporate related litigation involving ownership and governance such as contests for corporate control and disputes among shareholders, partners. We encourage our clients to explore all available avenues of cost effective dispute resolution before resorting to litigation.

Real Estate, Construction, Landlord/Tenant & Collections

We have experience representing landlords, property owners, asset managers, investors, coops corporations and condominium associations throughout New York in connection with a wide range of real estate related litigation and landlord/tenant disputes.

The Firm also represents clients in construction litigation involving owners, contractors and construction managers. We represent clients in connection with collection for the payments owed by as a result of contract, lease, partnership or other disputes. He counsels Landlords and Tenants on Landlord and Tenant issues including non payment of rent, lease defaults, holdover and collection matters.