Wagner, Berkow & Brandt, LLP is committed to providing the highest quality, skilled legal representation in finding creative and effective solutions to achieve the optimal results for clients. The firm’s partners are frequent contributors to various New York publications that address the latest topics in real estate, particularly the unique and sometimes complex challenges that co-ops and condos face today.
Steven R. Wagner, Bonnie Reid Berkow, and Ian J. Brandt concentrate their practice in co-op and condo law, real estate, land use, and all forms of litigation. Their extensive and varied background includes resolution or litigation of disputes for control of partnerships and other real estate entities and between adjacent landowners, neighboring apartment owners, and apartment owners and their boards.
They also represent parties in Pullman actions, commercial, and residential landlord/tenant matters, regulated housing issues including rent control, rent stabilization, City and State Mitchell-Lamas and Section 213 housing, succession right claims, condominium lien foreclosures, residential and complex commercial mortgage foreclosures, tenant buy-outs, actions to clear title, plus a wide range of commercial and corporate disputes.
The firm represents homeowners’ associations, co-op shareholders, condominium unit owners, landlords, tenants, and business owners in a wide variety of real estate litigation, including property casualty losses, warranty of habitability violations, evictions, housing and employment discrimination, corporate governance and tort claims (including breach of fiduciary duty claims against corporate directors) and Americans with Disabilities Act Title III (public accommodation) suits. Their experience, professionalism and competitive rates make Wagner, Berkow & Brandt, LLP a “must call” when considering legal counsel.
Steven R. Wagner, Member