Practice Areas

Business Law

All aspects of Business Law and Commercial Transactions, including:

  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Cross border transactions
  • Subsidiaries of non-U.S. corporations
  • Formation and structuring of business entities
  • Commercial contracts
  • Venture capital financing
  • Public and private offerings of securities
  • Securities law
  • General corporate law
  • Finance

Real Estate

  • Development
  • Tax credits and incentives
  • Finance
  • Leasing

Environmental Law

Government Entities and Non Profits

  • Representation of government agencies and authorities
  • Not-for-profits
  • Municipal law
  • Public finance
  • Charitable trusts
  • Private foundations

Health Care and Senior Care

  • Representation of nursing homes and senior care facilities
  • Medical groups
  • Not-for-profit health care

Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution

  • Experienced mediators and arbitrators (former litigators)

Immigration

  • Full service immigration law assistance to corporations
  • Comprehensive planning to secure the services of key personnel

Employment Law

  • Counseling employers on labor law compliance
  • Representing employers in adversarial proceedings
  • Executive employment agreements
  • Workplace policies and employee handbooks
  • Labor relations and negotiations

Litigation

  • Commercial litigation
  • Shareholder and partnership disputes
  • Non-competition disputes
  • Securities claims
  • Broker-dealer arbitration
  • Personal injury defense
  • Insurance coverage

Real Property Tax

  • One of the largest real estate tax assessment practices in New York State
  • Considerable trial experience in this area
  • Regular appearances in trial and appellate courts as well as before local assessment review boards and other administrative officials

Tax

  • International, federal, state and local taxation
  • Corporate and partnership taxation
  • Tax-exempt financing
  • Tax claims before federal and state tax authorities
  • Comprehensive cross-border tax planning advice for out Canadian clients
  • Estate planning