Scott J. Pashman

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About Scott J. Pashman

Scott J. Pashman is an associate in the Litigation Group at Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Mr. Pashman has represented condominium and cooperative boards and sponsors, home purchasers and sellers, commercial property owners and managers, real estate investors, banks, and title insurance companies in a wide variety of real estate matters before state and federal courts and government agencies. Mr. Pashman is recognized by Super Lawyers as a New York Metro Area Rising Star in the area of business litigation. After joining Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C., in 2010, Mr. Pashman was a member of the litigation team that successfully represented more than 100 buyers at the Sky View Parc condominium in Flushing, Queens, achieving what has been hailed as the largest condominium settlement in New York City history, and the largest settlement on record in New York under the Interstate Land Sales Full Disclosure Act.

Prior to joining Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C., Mr. Pashman was a litigation associate in the New York office of an Am Law 100 firm, where he concentrated in commercial litigation, tax litigation, intellectual property litigation, securities litigation and enforcement, and white-collar criminal defense. Mr. Pashman’s reported cases include The Board of Managers of The 231 Norman Avenue Condominium v. 231 Norman Avenue Property Development, LLC, 959 N.Y.S.2d 87 (Supreme Court, Kings County 2012); Picture Patents, LLC v. Aeropostale, Inc., 788 F. Supp. 2d 127 (S.D.N.Y. 2011); Home Loan and Investment Bank,F.S.B. v. Lauday, Inc., 2011 WL 441693 (E.D.N.Y. 2011); Reit v. Yelp!, Inc., 907 N.Y.S.2d 411 (Supreme Court, New York County 2010); Hillsborough Holdings Corporation v. United States (In re Hillsborough Holdings Corporation), 432 B.R. 318 (Bankr. M.D. Fla. 2010);Clifford Chance Limited Liability Partnership v. Indian Harbor Insurance Company, 836 N.Y.S.2d 484 (Supreme Court, New York County 2006); United States v. Giffen, 379 F. Supp. 2d 337 (S.D.N.Y. 2004); United States v. Giffen, 326 F. Supp. 2d 497 (S.D.N.Y. 2004); and In re Bush Industries, Inc., 315 B.R. 292 (Bankr. W.D.N.Y. 2004).

Mr. Pashman received the Pro Bono Publico award from the Legal Aid Society in 2009 and 2010 in recognition of outstanding pro bono service performed in the area of immigrants’ rights. Mr. Pashman is the author of “Discharge of Student Loan Debt Under 11 U.S.C. § 523(a)(8): Reassessing ‘Undue Hardship’ After the Elimination of the Seven-Year Exception,” 44 N.Y.L. Sch. L. Rev. 605 (2001).

Mr. Pashman received his J.D., magna cum laude, from New York Law School where he was a member of the New York Law School Law Review and an award-winning member of the Moot Court Association. Mr. Pashman served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Lorraine S. Miller, Supreme Court of the State of New York, New York County, Civil Branch. Mr. Pashman earned his B.A. in Political Science from Rutgers University.

Mr. Pashman is admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey, the United States District Courts for the Southern District of New York, Eastern District of New York, and New Jersey, and the United States Tax Court.

Press Mentions

Press Mentions

Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Protects Tenants in 420-Unit Complex Under Rent Stabilizat...
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Condo Board’s Long Legal Nightmare Is Over
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Sky View Parc Buyers Get City’s Largest Condo Refund Ever
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Sky View Parc Buyers Recover 75% of Down Payment
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Sky View Parc Reaches Deal With Depositors
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Obtains Ruling Sustaining Contract, Fraud, and Fiduciary D...
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Settlement Sees 75 Percent Refunds for Sky View Parc Buyers
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Dozens of potential buyers at downtown Flushing condos bid to recoup deposit
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Dozens of Sky View Parc Buyers File ILSA Suit to Back Out of Contracts
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Buyers Balk, Claiming No Loans
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Case Studies

Case Studies

Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Defeats Quiet Title Action to Discharge a Mortgage for Sta...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Successfully Defends Noise Nuisance Litigation, Compels Pl...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C., Successfully Defends Broker Commission Litigation, Compel...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C., Successfully Defends Title Company Against Frivolous Negl...
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Sky View Parc Purchasers Association, et al v FTC Residential Company II, L.P.
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C., Successfully Defends Condominium Board and Managing Agent...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C., Prevails In RPAPL § 881 Proceeding; Client Gains Access ...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C., Successfully Defends Challenge To Landmarks Preservation ...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Obtains Dismissal of Six Environmental Control Board Viola...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Defeats Borrower’s Satisfaction of Mortgage Claims P...
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Common Sense Trumps Greed: Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Secures Injunction To Prevent V...
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Headlines

Headlines

Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Lands Largest Condominium Settlement in New York History
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Obtains Ruling Sustaining Contract, Fraud, and Fiduciary D...
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B&C Realty, CO v 159 [Redacted] LLC, et al. Published Decision
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Published Decisions

Published Decisions

DiDato v. WILMINGTON SAVINGS FUND SOCIETY, FSB, D/B/A CHRISTIANA TRUST, NOT INDIVIDU...
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B&C Realty, CO v 159 [Redacted] LLC, et al. Published Decision
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The Board of Managers of the 231 Norman Avenue Condominium v. 231 Norman Avenue Prop...
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