Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP
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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Guaranty law held unconstitutional - by Thomas Stearns
On March 31, 2023, in Melendez v. City of New York, the Southern District of New York declared N.Y.C. Admin. Code §...
Piercing the veil - WeWork style - by Thomas Kearns
Businesses often set up special purpose entities (SPE) to sign a lease as a tenant. The SPE’s are sometimes referr...
Green joins Olshan Law as real estate partner
New York, NY Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP has hired Siobhan Green as a partner in the firm’s real estate practice. Gre...
Green joins Olshan as partner
According to Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP, Siobhan Green has joined the firm as a partner in the firm’s Real Esta...
2022 Year in Review: Thomas Kearns, Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP
What person, project, transaction or market trend had the greatest impact on your industry this year? Over the las...
Ones to Watch Fall 2022: Yael Mandel, Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP
What recent project, transaction or accomplishment are you most proud of? I worked with partner Nina Roket representing ...
Commercial leasehold condominium basics - part 2 - by Thomas Kearns
A 2018 column of mine for this publication outlined the basics of commercial leasehold condominiums but that article was...
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...
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...