Landlord Representation

About

About Landlord Representation

New York City has the most complex residential and commercial landlord-tenant laws in the world. Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. provides a full range of services, assisting its clients in navigating the complexities of these laws. Starting from when a client first considers the purchase of a new property, to taking title, and through to the day-to-day management of that building, the firm dedicates itself to protecting the clients’ interests and financially increasing the value of their investment. The firm strives first to prevent litigation, but when it happens, to pursue it aggressively to meet clients’ goals through favorable settlements, facilitated eviction, and aggressive litigation technique, both in the preparation and in the conduct of trials and appeals.

Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. provides one of the most outstanding landlord-tenant practices in New York City. Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C is one of four law firms with landlord-tenant practices in the entire state of New York to earn an AV® Martindale-Hubbell Rating and is the only law firm in the State of New York to have both an AV Rating and lawyers with a Super Lawyer ranking.

Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. is the only law firm in New York City with landlord-tenant 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 landlord and tenant litigation. A tenacious and confident litigator who is quick-witted in court and respected by the judges.”

The collective experience of our team has been responsible for winning landmark decisions in real estate law. Our attorneys have won over a thousand cases in housing court, including over 250 appellate court cases, many at the highest court, The Court of Appeals. In addition to participating in some of the most important landlord-tenant decisions during the past decade, our attorneys have written some 90 books on landlord-tenant law, including encyclopedias and the Housing Court Reporter, a thirty year collection, organization, and analysis of over 50,000 landlord-tenant cases used by most regular housing court practitioners and all landlord-tenant judges.

A few recent decisions making new law and creative victories in favor of landlords have included:

Our ability to obtain successful trial or settlement results is unmatched. Our negotiating abilities have been featured on national television’s Dateline NBC. Media outlets have named Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C.’s attorneys among “the best real estate attorneys in New York”, hailing our “prominent real estate attorneys” as “aggressive, tenacious and smart.”

Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. consistently serves as consultant to leading national newspapers, major trade newsletters and magazines on strategy in landlord-tenant matters and in preparing for and prevailing in court. Our firm is also among the landlord-tenant consultants to the New York Times, having been quoted regularly in the Sunday Questions and Answers column. With one of our attorneys serving as Chair of the Board of Advisors, we have been the primary source interviewed on numerous articles in Apartment Law Insider, including “How to Contest HPD “Presumed” Lead-Based Paint Violation”, “How to Win Eviction Case Against Tenant Who Overcharges Roommate” and “Use Employee Log to Help Win non-primary Residence Case”.


 

Fast Tracking the Non-Payment Proceeding: (Click Here)

How to Win a Chronic Non-Payment Case: (Click Here)

Lease Renewal Notice Calculator: (Click Here)

Blumberg Forms: (Click Here)

Application For An Apartment Rental: (Click Here)

Published Articles

Published Articles

View more
Press Mentions

Press Mentions

When Should a Landlord Hire a Lawyer? Landlords Should Hire an Attorney Whenever The...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Court Finds Building Not Subject to Rent Stabilization Based on Photographic Evidenc...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
State Supreme Court Judge Gerald Lebovits and Dov Treiman Team Up to Author New York...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Landlord-Tenant—Succession—Income Affidavit Is Not Conclusive Evidence
READ MORE Landlord Representation
New Rental Lease Eliminated Loopholes for Late Paying Tenants
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Court Upholds Decision to Evict Rent-stabilized Airbnb Host
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Judge Gerald Lebovits and Jeffrey Metz Team Up to Author NY Residential Landlord-Ten...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
City Slammed For Creating Buyout Boogeymen
READ MORE Landlord Representation
View more
Letters of Reference

Letters of Reference

With “Professionalism, Support, and Persistence”, ALBPC Works Hard to Ke...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
“If I had a problem, Adam would be the lawyer I would be contacting to represe...
READ MORE Real Estate Litigation
“[Jeffrey Metz] is the best L&T appellate lawyer in the business.” ...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
“To Adam Leitman Bailey-who was the best trial lawyer I saw in my nine years a...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
“My experience with Mr. Bailey was that of dealing with a savvy no nonsense pr...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
“A heartfelt ‘Thank You’ to you and your staff for all that you...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
“He is the best in the business…”
READ MORE Landlord Representation
“Since 2008, Adam has taught the principles of landlord-tenant law to many rea...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
“I wanted to thank you for all the time and effort you put into the case ̷...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
“… you don’t write the laws, you creatively apply them when approp...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
“I used Carolyn Rualo for a tenant eviction case … She is very professio...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
“They did what they said they were going to do and kept us informed every step...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
View more
Case Studies

Case Studies

ALBPC Wins Eviction of Rent Controlled Tenant Claiming Puerto Rican Sojourn for Dent...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Successfully Defends Landlord and Is Awarded a Monetary an...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Representing an Out-of-State Bank after Foreclosure, Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Evict...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
After Several-Year Investigation, Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Successfully Brings and ...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Prevails Using Pictures Proving a Substantial Rehabilitati...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Uses Testimony and Common Sense to Win Six-Figure Judgment...
READ MORE Real Estate Litigation
Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Wins Jury Trial Over Tenant Falsely Claiming To Use His Ap...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Obtains Winning Settlement Against Greedy Coop Board
READ MORE Condominium & Cooperative Owner & Shareholder Representation
Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C., Brings Owner’s Own Use Proceeding and Obtains Judgm...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C., Wins Certificate of Eviction After Prevailing At Mitchell...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Summarily Evicts ‘Game the System,’ Squatter, ...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C., Obtains Eviction in Civil Court and Settles Rent Claims f...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
View more
Published Decisions

Published Decisions

Jian Min Lei – v. – New York City Department of Housing Preservation and...
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Lawrence Kingsley v. 300 W. 106th St. Corp
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Su Jin Kwak v. Jung Hee Seo
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Rabinovich v Commissioner of Dept. of Hous. Preserv. & Dev. of City of N.Y. Pub...
READ MORE Appellate Litigation
370 Columbus Realty LLC v Liew Published Decision
READ MORE Appellate Litigation
White-Johnson Adeline v 204-206 W 106 St. LLC Published Decision
READ MORE Landlord Representation
FS 41-45 Tiemann Place LLC v Estrella Published Decision
READ MORE Appellate Litigation
Louis Lasky Memorial Medical and Dental Center LLC v 63 West 38TH LLC, et al. Publis...
READ MORE Appellate Litigation
Mark Arrow v Braswell Galleries, Inc. Published Decision
READ MORE Landlord Representation
221-06 Merrick Blvd. Associates, LLC v Crescent Electric Acquisition Corporation
READ MORE Appellate Litigation
Fort Washington Holdings, LLC v Maurice Abbott Published Decision
READ MORE Appellate Litigation
Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Wins Vindicated Victory Against Long Term Nuisance Tenant ...
READ MORE Appellate Litigation
View more
Forms

Forms

Blumberg Form 58: Apartment House Rules, New Jersey
READ MORE Commercial Leasing Services
Blumberg Form 58: Apartment House Rules, Connecticut
READ MORE Commercial Leasing Services
Blumberg Form 58: Apartment House Rules, Pennsylvania
READ MORE Commercial Leasing Services
Blumberg Form 58: Apartment House Rules, Florida
READ MORE Commercial Leasing Services
Blumberg Form 58: Apartment House Rules, Nationwide
READ MORE Commercial Leasing Services
Blumberg Form 59: Lease for an Apartment Large Building Florida
READ MORE Commercial Landlord Representation
Blumberg Form 58: Apartment House Rules, New York
READ MORE Commercial Leasing Services
Blumberg Form 59: Lease for an Apartment, Large Building, New York
READ MORE Commercial Leasing Services
Blumberg Form 59: Lease for an Apartment, Large Building, Nationwide
READ MORE Commercial Leasing Services
Blumberg Form 3210: Office License Agreement
READ MORE Commercial Leasing Services
Blumberg Form 59: Lease for an Apartment, Large Building, New Jersey
READ MORE Commercial Leasing Services
Blumberg Form 56: Lease for a Rent Stabilized Apartment, New York
READ MORE Commercial Leasing Services
View more
Headlines

Headlines

Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Makes New Law, Evicting Long Term Nuisance Tenant
READ MORE Appellate Litigation
Defining the Limits Of Liquidated Damages Clauses
READ MORE Commercial Landlord Representation
How To Overcome Tenant Resistance To An MCI Application
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Wins Vindicated Victory Against Long Term Nuisance Tenant,...
READ MORE Appellate Litigation
The First Rent Stabilization Overhaul in 14 Years
READ MORE Landlord Representation
The Most Influential Commercial Lease Cases in the Last Century that Every Drafter a...
READ MORE Commercial Leasing Services
Mystery Solved: The Eviction of a Restaurant Without Anonymous Owner
READ MORE Commercial Landlord Representation
Call All Monies Owed by Tenant “Additional Rent” to Speed Up Non-Payment...
READ MORE Commercial Leasing Services
BlumbergExcelsior Introduces a Comprehensive New Sublease of a Cooperative Apartment...
READ MORE Condominium & Cooperative Representation
Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Wins 26 out of 26 Eviction Cases in 2011 Involving Mitchel...
READ MORE Condominium & Cooperative Litigation
Demonstrating the ‘Irrational’: Whatever Happened to Article 78?
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Wins Vindicated Victory Against Long Term Nuisance Tenant ...
READ MORE Appellate Litigation
What You Must Know When Negotiating a Rooftop Antenna Contract
READ MORE Commercial Leasing Services
Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Prevails At Appellate Term Ordering Eviction of Commercial...
READ MORE Appellate Litigation
Use Employee Log to Help Win Nonprimary Residence Case
READ MORE Landlord Representation
How to Win Eviction Case Against Tenant Who Overcharges Roommate
READ MORE Landlord Representation
What to do if Tenant Installs Appliance Without Your Ok
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Your Home; Tenant Surcharges for Appliances
READ MORE Landlord Representation
Corruption in Mitchell-Lama Co-ops! How Boards Can Fight Back: Part 1
READ MORE Condominium & Cooperative Representation
Oral Agreement for Tenant to Vacate Enforced by Court: Tenant Bought Out for $15,000
READ MORE Landlord Representation
“When you really need somebody to deliver, this is the firm.” – J....
READ MORE Condominium & Cooperative Board & Building Representation
Landlord Representation Highlight Video
READ MORE Landlord Representation

Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C.

NEW YORK REAL ESTATE ATTORNEYS