William J. Geller

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About William J. Geller

William J. Geller practices real estate and general commercial litigation and is the head of the Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Bankruptcy and Creditor’s Rights practice group. He has practiced with the firm since 2002, and during his over twenty year legal career has been involved in nearly all aspects of real estate law practice, including residential and commercial sales and leasing, commercial lending, environmental law, administrative law, condominium/cooperative representation, and real estate and commercial litigation.

He currently concentrates on state, federal and bankruptcy court litigation at the trial court and appellate levels.

In his bankruptcy practice he represents landlords, lenders, condominium/cooperative boards and other creditors in creditors in protecting their rights and maximizing their recoveries through all aspects the bankruptcy process. He has also represented debtors and special real estate counsel.

Mr. Geller is a cum-laude graduate of the Fordham University School of Law, where he served as Associate Editor of the Fordham Law Review. He has dual bachelor’s degrees from the University of Pennsylvania in accounting from the Wharton School and in systems engineering from the School of Engineering and Applied Science.

During his legal career Mr. Geller has previously practiced with Carter, Ledyard & Milburn as well as Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft in addition to a small firm and his own solo practice. Prior to his legal career, he was an auditor with Deloitte & Touche.

William J. Geller is admitted to the New York, New Jersey and U.S. Supreme Court bars. He has been recognized as a  Super Lawyer.

 

Press Mentions

Press Mentions

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Letters of Reference

Letters of Reference

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Case Studies

Case Studies

Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C., Obtains Decision Clarifying Under New York Condominium/Co...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Defeats Prior Owner’s Motion to Vacate a Judgment of For...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Obtains Buy-back from Condo Sponsor
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A Property Fight Over An Apartment Unit That Became A Battle for the Ages
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ALBPC Obtains Condo Deposit Refunds for Two Clients Totaling Over $10 Million, Inclu...
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Cabrini v. O’Brien
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Sky View Parc Purchasers Association, et al v FTC Residential Company II, L.P.
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Trump Soho Association v Bayrock/Sapir Organization LLC
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Headlines

Headlines

Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Defeats Successor Sponsor Construction Defect Claim agains...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Lands Largest Condominium Settlement in New York History
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Published Decisions

Published Decisions

NYCTL 1998-2 TRUST v. ALANIS REALTY LLC, et al
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Bd. of Managers of the Bayard Views Condominium v. FPG Bayard, LLC
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542 East 14th Street v Charlene Lee, Cindy Lee et al. Decision, Appellate Division, ...
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Deutsche Bank National Trust Company v. Board of Managers of the 225 East 86th Stree...
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Emanuel Ku v United States Department of Housing And Urban Development Published Dec...
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Crest Condominium v City View Gardens Published Decision
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Giovanni Indomenicio v 123 Washington, LLC Published Decision
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221-06 Merrick Blvd. Associates, LLC v Crescent Electric Acquisition Corporation
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211-06 Merrick Blvd. Associates LLC v Crescent Electric Acquisition Corp. Published ...
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Cabrini Terrace Joint Venture v. Charles O’Brien, Appelate Division, First Dep...
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