Condominium & Cooperative Owner & Shareholder Representation

Condominium & Cooperative Owner & Shareholder Representation

About Condominium & Cooperative Owner & Shareholder Representation

As one of New York’s premier real estate litigation firms, Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. has participated and prevailed in some of the most important condominium and cooperative cases of the new millennium, winning landmark determinations in numerous published and unpublished decisions on novel legal issues. Our attorneys’ impressive success record in hundreds of trials, places the firm’s performance among the best in the profession. Our attorneys have won over a thousand cases in housing court, including over 250 appellate court cases, many at New York’s highest court, the Court of Appeals. Besides participating in some of the most important housing decisions during the past decade, our attorneys have written some 90 books on housing law, including encyclopedias and the Housing Court Reporter, a thirty year collection, organization, and analysis of over 50,000 housing cases relied on by most regular housing court practitioners and judges.

Our shareholder and unit owner representation has led to our clients thanking us for being “heroes for the underdogs,” “available anytime and anywhere,” and “accomplishing in one day what our previous lawyer could not accomplish in one month.” Other clients praised Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C.’s work by saying that their “matter was handled seamlessly,” that “if it wasn’t for you, we’d probably have lost this house,” and that “your attention to detail and absolute availability to questions and concerns made me feel very much in control and confident through the process.” For groups of owners and shareholders, this past decade we have won more high profile and prominent cases than any other cooperative and condominium law firm including:

Our creative and aggressive advocacy on behalf of owners and shareholders in cooperatives and condominiums has been applied to:

Our successes have led to the highest honors and awards from the Bar and ranking organizations. Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. is the only law firm in New York City with cooperative housing practice attorneys named by the internationally esteemed Chambers and Partners among “New York’s Leading Real Estate Lawyers.” Chambers & Partners noted that Adam Leitman Bailey makes his “debut in the rankings following enthusiastic praise for his expertise in housing litigation,” and hailed him as a “tenacious and confident litigator who is quick-witted in court and respected by the judges.” Chambers & Partners noted that Bailey is “an extraordinary practitioner who gets great results” quoting a client on Mr. Bailey’s “ability to anticipate things before they happen.”

In addition, we are the only cooperative condominium law firm with under 30 attorneys that has received and AV® Martindale-Hubbell rating, Super Lawyers honors and selection into the Registry of Preeminent Lawyers. In addition, our success as cooperative and condominium general counsel earned our firm recognition in “Who’s Who in Real Estate” by Habitat Magazine and selection into the American College of Real Estate Lawyers.

Real Estate Weekly noted that “Adam Leitman Bailey has made a name for himself with his success winning cases in the courtroom,” and that he is famous for his “condominium representation.” The New York Real Estate Journal declared Mr. Bailey to be “one of New York’s best real estate attorneys.” The New York Times praised his “novel” strategy in one case and remarked that in another “Bailey fought on… grinding through excruciating detail and obscure Perry Mason moments.” The New York Real Estate Journal called Bailey “One of New York’s best real estate attorneys. After Mr. Bailey’s firm used a forgotten statute to prevail in a landmark federal case, the Wall Street Journal quoted a prominent New York developer’s attorney calling the holding a “game changer” affecting real estate nationwide. Dateline NBC referred to Mr. Bailey as “aggressive, tenacious and smart” in asking Mr. Bailey to share his negotiating strategies on its nationally syndicated television program.

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Published Articles

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Press Mentions

Q&A: The Right to Know Who the Board Members Are
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Holocaust Survivor Wins Legal Battle, New Home
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Non-Disclosure Agreements Defend Against Fishing Expeditions
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Buying a Co-op with ‘Dummy Money’
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Getting Your Foot in the Door: Approval Process for Co-ops & Condos
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Tenant Prevails Against Cooperative And Avoids Eviction By Proving That Cigarette Sm...
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Obtaining Downpayment for Rejected Cooperative Purchaser
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Prevents Eviction of Tenant and Wins Damages and Attorney ...
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Letters of Reference

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Case Studies

A Property Fight Over An Apartment Unit That Became A Battle for the Ages
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Saves Pit Bull from Eviction Despite Attack on Neighbor...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Successfully Cures a Title Defect, Allowing Condo Owners t...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Wins Case of First Impression: Cooperatives required to do...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Turns Down The Noise In Epic Battle To Do Justice For Fami...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Obtains Winning Settlement Against Greedy Coop Board
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Compels Board to Remediate Illegal Floor and Pay Client’...
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On Trial in Front of the Board of Directors, Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Saves Shareho...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Achieves Miracle In Pullman Case
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Wins Appeal of an Illegal Subletting Holdover Proceeding U...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Works with Attorney General’s Office to Enforce $11 Mill...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Prevents Eviction of Tenant and Wins Damages and Attorney ...
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Published Decisions

Echevarria v Wambua Published Decision
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Achieves Winning Settlement On Behalf Of Coop Sellers In L...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Prevents Eviction of Tenant and Wins Damages and Attorney ...
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Giovanni Indomenicio v 123 Washington, LLC Published Decision
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Anonymous v. 812 Fifth Avenue
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$36M Suit v B’klyn Developer Published Decision
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Sykes v RFD Third Avenue One Associates
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Sinensky v Rokowsky Published Decision
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Kahn v 230-79 Equity Inc. Published Decision
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Forms

Blumberg Form 86: Sublease of a Cooperative Apartment, New York
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Headline

Court Clarifies Condo Owners’ Right to Inspect
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Works with Attorney General’s Office to Enforce $11 Mill...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Lands Largest Condominium Settlement in New York History
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Prevails Against Trump Soho on Fraud Claims; Settlement Pr...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Breaks New Legal Ground With Appellate Victory For Attorne...
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Applying the Business Judgment Rule: Individual Tort Liability for Co-op & Cond...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Prevails on Appeal in Favor of Holocaust Survivor Rejected...
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Manhattan Newly Constructed Condominium Takes Over Sponsor Controlled Board and Rece...
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Finding Individual Tort Liability for Board Members
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Q & A: Selling Common Space In a Co-op Building
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BlumbergExcelsior Introduces a Comprehensive New Sublease of a Cooperative Apartment...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Prevents Eviction of Tenant and Wins Damages and Attorney ...
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Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Makes it Possible For Over One Hundred Homesteaders To Ove...
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Owners’ Rights to Inspect Management Records
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Co-Op Resident Entitled to Keep Air Conditioner, Court Decides
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Advising Boards on Handling Secondhand Smoke Issues
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“Adam Leitman Bailey was my warrior and he came through for me.” –...
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“When you really need somebody to deliver, this is the firm.” – J....
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Condominium & Cooperative Representation Highlight Video
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