Our Firm

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Stiefel Cohen & Foote, P.C.

We are a New York real estate law firm specializing in New York cooperatives & condominiums, New York real estate development and New York real estate litigation. For over 35 years, our attorneys have represented over one hundred cooperative and condominium buildings in New York City, Westchester County and Long Island. The New York real estate lawyers of Stiefel Cohen & Foote, P.C. are highly qualified real estate attorneys, with experience in New York real estate financing, condominium board of managers and cooperative board of directors representation, condominium conversion and real estate litigation.

The goal of the firm is to provide our clients with the highest quality service at competitive rates. We pride ourselves on the fact that the quality of our work is equivalent to that which a client could expect at the most sophisticated law firms practicing in New York City. Our New York real estate lawyers are skilled at advising clients in making decisions that balance their business opportunities against the risks involved, and we are able to handle multiple sophisticated transactions simultaneously.

We render legal services to boards of directors and boards of managers of numerous cooperatives and condominiums throughout New York City, Westchester County and Long Island. Our New York real estate attorneys are specially retained by condominiums and cooperatives to render litigation or project expertise and services in addition to being general counsel. From our work in the New York cooperative and condominium law industry, our lawyers are apprised of the full scope of development, investment, leasing, financing, management and purchase and sale activities that arise in New York real estate.

In connection with our representation of your cooperative or condominium, we provide general counsel services in regard to all Board and management activities, including negotiation and preparation of agreements relating to all phases and aspects of the operation of a building from the most sophisticated construction contracts for the refurbishing and rehabilitation of the physical structure to the simple supply of material contracts and dispute resolution.

We have actively assisted our clients in amending their by-laws and proprietary leases to reflect the realities of their constituencies. We have also successfully negotiated agreements with shareholders whose use of apartments infringed upon the goals of our clients. We are informed New York real estate lawyers who assist our clients in the management of their properties value and cost, site and facilities, subletting, leasing and all of the other real estate issues our clients face.

SINCE 1970…

Our attorneys have represented over one hundred cooperative and condominium buildings in New York City, Westchester County and Long Island.

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