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Himmelfarb & Sher, LLP
White Plains Plaza, One North Broadway, Ste 800, White Plains, NY 10601
275 Madison Avenue, Ste 800, New York, NY 10016
914-682-0040
law@himmelfarb-sher.com
http://www.himmelfarb-sher.com

The Firm currently represents numerous cooperatives, condominiums and homeowner associations as retained counsel.

Over the past forty years, the firm has been retained by over 250 tenant associations. Our firm has unique experience in real estate transactions including acquisition, development, litigation, syndication and closings, and has represented numerous sponsors relative to offering plans to convert and/or develop property.

We are involved in all phases of bank representation involving residential mortgage and commercial loan closings, mortgage refinancing as well as foreclosure litigation. Furthermore, we serve as closing counsel for Wells Fargo Mortgage for residential closings and Webster Bank for commercial transactions.

Awarded Best Lawyers™ Selection–Real Estate Litigation Martindale-Hubbell AV Rated® Preeminent™ Super Lawyers® Designation, we are frequently asked to lecture before the New York State Bar Association Real Property/Cooperative-Condominium Committee; as well as various bar associations and/or selected panelist/moderator for seminars or conferences sponsored by Habitat, The Cooperator and/or New York Association of Realty Managers [NYARM].

We were also appointed a member of various committees for the New York City Bar Association, New York State Bar Association Real Property/Cooperative-Condominium Committee, including the Ombudsman Legislation Sub-Committee with respect to the recent rules promulgated by the New York State Attorney General and/or Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Ronald A. Sher, Esq.

Norman D. Himmelfarb, Esq.

 

 

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Himmelfarb & Sher, LLP has been recognized as one of the most active firms in the New York Metropolitan area for the representation of cooperative corporations, condominiums and homeowner associations.

The Firm currently represents numerous co-ops, condos, and homeowner associations. As retained counsel we review their ongoing legal needs and governance concerns. We attend to any special litigation or legal issues, including: preparation and review of capital improvement contracts; mortgage refinancing; amendments to governance documents to establish building wide smoking policy, alteration policy, laundry and/or storage facilities; tax certiorari petitions; landlord tenant proceedings; litigation involving a default by a Shareholder relative to the collection of maintenance  charges/assessments, improper leasing/subletting/transient occupancy/AirBNB issues, unauthorized harboring of dogs, excessive noise complaints, unreasonable disturbances, secondhand smoke issues or objectionable conduct, prosecution of cases against contractors relative to construction claims; and foreclosure proceedings.

We were designated as a "Super Lawyer" for 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 in the New York Times, noted in New York Magazine, December, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 as one of "New York Area's Top Rated Lawyers"; as well as recently selected as one of NY "Best Lawyers in Real Estate - Litigation" for 2017 and now 2018

We are frequently asked to lecture before the New York State Bar Association Real Property/Cooperative-Condominium Committee; as well as various bar associations and/or selected panelist/moderator for seminars or conferences sponsored by Habitat, Cooperator and/or New York Association of Realty Managers [NYARM].

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