Banking: Mortgage lending; commercial lending; creditors’ rights, including bankruptcy law.
Business Law: Business organization; formation and operations of sole proprietorships, partnerships, corporations, limited liability companies, and limited liability partnerships; mergers, acquisitions, and succession planning.
Civil Litigation: In the areas of real estate, business and contract disputes, insurance (commercial) and other matters.
Creditors’ Rights: Collection matters; creation and enforcement of security interests and real property mortgages, liens, litigation and bankruptcy issues.
Estate Planning: Wills, trusts, powers of attorney, living wills and health care proxies, and other documents for effective management and disposition of property.
Condominium and Homeowners’ Associations: Representation of sponsors and developers through all aspects of project approval, construction, financing and sales, and representation of Associations during and after period of sponsor control.
Municipal Finance: Bond Counsel to municipalities, school districts and district corporations in their borrowings under the New York Local Finance Law.
Land Use and Zoning: Subdivisions, permitting (including Adirondack Park Agency and Lake George Park Commission) and land use.
Probate: Administration of trusts and estates, and other assistance to fiduciaries.
Real Estate: Sale, purchase, and residential and commercial leasing of property; assisting clients in matters involving taxation of real estate, zoning, covenants, easements, liens, environmental issues, and landlord/tenant matters.