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USA Guide

Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use — New York

Senior Statesmen

Stephen A Lefkowitz

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

From the Chambers USA guide

Stephen Lefkowitz is described as "a legend in the business" by market sources. He is held in high regard for his significant experience advising on zoning, land use and project structuring matters.

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Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

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Melanie Meyers is "incredibly experienced, knowledgeable and realistic in her business sense," says a client, with another highlighting: "She is a top-notch attorney in every respect." She is widely recognized for her expertise handling an array of land use and zoning matters.

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Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

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Paul Selver is highly regarded for his expertise in the land use and zoning space, frequently advising on development and environment issues. One source says: "He has very strong technical knowledge and can use it for his clients' benefit," adding: "He's a first-class lawyer."

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Slater & Beckerman, P.C.

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Stuart Beckerman of Slater & Beckerman, P.C. is highly skilled  at handling a range of zoning and land use matters. His areas of expertise include zoning variance, special permits and multiple dwelling issues.

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GoldmanHarris LLC

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Howard Goldman of GoldmanHarris LLC is recognized in the market for his significant expertise on complex zoning and land use matters. He draws on considerable experience in the market and is praised for his "deep understanding of the process."

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Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

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David Karnovsky draws upon his extensive public sector experience to advise on high-profile zoning issues. He is well regarded in the market, with one peer commenting: "He is terrific and has the respect of the industry," and a client adding: "He's an invaluable resource to us."

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Herrick, Feinstein LLP

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Mitchell Korbey is described as an "exceptional transactional lawyer" by markets sources, with others praising his "reasonable and common-sense perspective on issues." He draws on considerable experience handling an array of land use and zoning matters, including development and permitting issues.

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Kenneth K Lowenstein

Holland & Knight LLP

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Kenneth Lowenstein of Holland & Knight LLP is "very knowledgeable, insightful and extremely adept at what he does," report market sources. He is skilled across an array of development issues including zoning changes, permitting matters and regulatory concerns.

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Fox Rothschild LLP

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Jesse Masyr of Fox Rothschild LLP "has an excellent reputation in terms of his knowledge base and for representing clients on extremely large projects," sources attest. He offers notable experience handling a range of zoning and land use issues arising from industrial, commercial and residential development projects.

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Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

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Sources report that Ross Moskowitz is "extremely responsive, very knowledgeable and has an excellent court presence," going on to add: "He is a top-notch negotiator." He possesses considerable experience representing clients on a range of real estate transactions and is highlighted for his notable expertise in zoning and land use matters.

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Greenberg Traurig, LLP

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Jay Segal has significant experience advising on complex real estate matters across the land use and development space. Market sources report he is "terrific, very smart and well known," also highlighting him as "practical and knowledgeable."

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Michael T Sillerman

Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

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Michael Sillerman demonstrates considerable experience advising a range of clients on zoning and land use matters. Sources report: "He is strategic and has great relationships in the sector."

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Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

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Gary Tarnoff is "very knowledgeable and well respected," according to market sources. He is experienced advising a wide range of clients on development matters, particularly land use and zoning issues.

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Up and Coming

Zachary Bernstein

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

From the Chambers USA guide

Zachary Bernstein is "an outstanding land use attorney," say sources, as others highlight: "Zach provides quick and efficient business-friendly advice. He has shown a penchant for both creativity and practicality in crafting solutions." He is well versed in a range of land use and zoning matters, particularly in relation to development issues.

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