Practice Areas

We represent clients in Long Island, the New York metropolitan area, and across the United States and overseas. Our attorneys’ expertise encompasses the following areas of law.

Business and Commercial Law

▪         Entity formation

▪         Mergers and acquisitions

▪         Contracts

▪         Shareholder, membership, and partnership agreements

▪         Employment agreements

▪         Business dissolutions

▪         Financial transactions

▪         Computer law

▪         Franchising

 

Financial Restructuring, Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights

▪         Chapter 11 Reorganization and Chapter 7 Liquidation

▪         Bankruptcy-Related Litigation

▪         Out-of-Court Workouts and Restructurings

 

Litigation

▪         Trials in federal and state courts

▪         Appeals

▪         Administrative and municipal hearings

▪         Alternative dispute resolution (mediation, arbitration, and negotiation)

 

Municipal, Local Government, and Public Authority

▪         General counsel to municipal, local government, and public authority boards

▪         Special counsel to municipalities for zoning and tax certiorari matters

▪         Special counsel to developers

▪         Municipal planning and drafting of local laws

▪         Article 78 & other municipal & local government litigation for public & private clients

 

Real Estate

▪         Commercial sales, leasing, and financing

▪         Residential sales, leasing and financing (including coop and condo)

▪         Commercial venture financing

▪         Tax-advantaged disposition of properties

▪         Land use and zoning Issues

▪         Receivership

▪         Land use and zoning

 

Trusts and Estates

▪         Estate planning

▪         Estate and trust administration

▪         Contested proceedings and dispute resolution