New York's Cooperative and Condominium Community
The partners at Hankin & Mazel have been representing cooperative and condominium boards for over 30 years. Our clients range from some of the largest complexes in the area to small buildings. Despite the size of the cooperative or condominium, we provide the same personalized, quality legal services. Our partners have both served on boards of cooperative corporations, which gives them a unique insight into the role of the board of directors and a great understanding of their needs. They are co-Chairs of the Queens County Bar Association Coop/Condo Law Committee; legal advisors to the Presidents’ Council of Cooperatives & Condominiums, an advocacy group that represents over 75,000 units of housing and are members of the Bar Association of the City of New York-Coop & Condo Committee. They are frequently lecture on various issues and are quoted in articles involving issues about cooperatives and condominiums and have published various articles in this area.
Mark Hankin, Partner
Geoffrey R. Mazel, Partner
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Parapets. Joints. Re-sealing. These are expensive fixes on most buildings, and you might be wondering how to bring down the cost. Hey, here’s an idea. Why not just hire the company who can fix it? On today’s episode of Legal Talk, attorneys Geoffrey Mazel, of Hankin and Mazel, and Elliott Meisel, of Brill and Meisel, join in to help Queens board president Bill Kirrane figure out whether this is a good, or bad, idea.
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What are the dos and don'ts when a board decides to reject a prospective shareholder? Hankin & Mazel take part in a Habitat Magazine video.
Questions and answers that board directors often ask.
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Learn all the basics of NYC co-op and condo management, with straight talk from heavy hitters in the field of co-op or condo apartments
Professionals in some of the key fields of co-op and condo board governance and building management answer common questions in their areas of expertise
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