Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP

ABOUT


Olshan has particular experience serving real estate clients in the areas of major office buildings, including purchases, joint ventures, financing, sales, space leasing and ground leasing of office buildings, hotels and development sites, retail leasing, where we represent major brand retailers in leasing retail space in Manhattan and across the U.S.  Our real estate attorneys also handle joint ownership arrangements, including condominiums, cooperatives and tenancies-in-common, negotiate like-kind 1031 exchanges, arrange workouts of distressed properties and counsel owners and investment bankers in offering real estate investment trust (REIT) shares. Our attorneys are nationally recognized by client and peer-reviewed rating groups such as Chambers USA, The Best Lawyers in America and Super Lawyers for their abilities and effectiveness in real estate law. The firm’s Real Estate Law practice has been acknowledged by the prestigious client and peer-reviewed directory Chambers USA for Real Estate: Mainly Dirt (New York) and recognized as "Best Law Firm" by U.S. News-Best Lawyers “Tier 1” in New York City Metropolitan and Nationally.

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Address:
1325 Avenue of the Americas

Phone:
212.451.2300

Website:
http://www.olshanlaw.com/

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2022 Industry Leaders: Nina Roket, Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP

2022 Industry Leaders: Nina Roket, Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP

What is your management style? I always strive to set the example for the people I manage. I expect a lot from them a...

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Alienation Restraints - by Thomas Kearns

Alienation Restraints - by Thomas Kearns

The law has long disfavored perpetual private restrictions on a real property owner’s right to sell its property i...

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Landmarked churches need help - by Thomas Kearns

Landmarked churches need help - by Thomas Kearns

The recent hardship filing by the landmarked Park-West Church has highlighted the difficulties faced by landmarked churc...

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Jessica Stanton, Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP

Jessica Stanton, Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP

What recent project, transaction or accomplishment are you most proud of? I was excited to be part of the Olshan team re...

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Your partner’s creditor - by Thomas Kearns

Your partner’s creditor - by Thomas Kearns

The law recognizes that people will go into a business with certain people and not others. This is called the “pic...

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Concerning Seasonal Rentals - by Thomas Kearns

Concerning Seasonal Rentals - by Thomas Kearns

One of the ironies of the substantial changes made under New York State’s 2019 Housing and Stability and Tenant Pr...

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Top 2021 legal developments affecting New York’s commercial real estate industry - by Thomas Kearns

Top 2021 legal developments affecting New York’s commercial real estate industry - by Thomas Kearns

My year end article last year started with: “2020 will be remembered for COVID-19 and more COVID-19.” 2021 h...

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2021 Year in Review: Thomas Kearns, Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP

2021 Year in Review: Thomas Kearns, Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP

What was your greatest professional accomplishment or most notable project, deal, or transaction in 2021? I represente...

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The underappreciated estoppel - by Thomas Kearns

The underappreciated estoppel - by Thomas Kearns

A recent Illinois case highlights the benefits of obtaining an estoppel certificate from a counter-party. Estoppel certi...

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