Experience

Gary manages our Real Estate and Hospitality practice.  His practice focuses on all transactional and advisory aspects of real estate law including sales, acquisitions, mortgage financing, leasing, management, construction, development governmental compliance. His clientele ranges from large and prominent enterprises, to medium and small sized entities, as well as to individuals.

Gary is recognized as an expert in the field of innkeeper and hospitality law, specializing in such practice for more than 35 years and offering counsel to hotel clients on all aspects of day-to-day and long-term operations.  Gary has authored numerous articles and regularly lectures in the hospitality field and throughout his career has acted as counsel to major hotel owners, operators and boutique properties.

Education

Ohio Northern University College of Law (J.D., 1976), where he was a member of and contributor to the Law Review and served on the Moot Court Board of Advocates. He also served as Editor-in-Chief of “The Writ”, the College of Law Student-Alumni Publication. 

Queens College of the City University of New York (B.A., 1973), cum laude, where he was a member of the National Political Science Honor Society and the Bench and Bar Society.

Professional

Served as an Adjunct Assistant Professor at New York University’s School of Continuing Education, teaching a course entitled Legal Responsibilities of the Innkeeper.

Admissions

New York

• Eastern District and Southern District of New York

Recognition
  • Selected to Super Lawyers 2007, 2008, 2013, 2014 and 2015
  • Selected by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide 2010 Professional of the Year - Real Estate Law