Nadel, Lorraine

3 East 54th Street16th FloorNew York, NY 10022- 3167

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Updated: 11/18/2016

Overview

Named one of the Top 50 Women Lawyers in NYC, Lorraine Nadel is the senior member and founder of Nadel & Ciarlo, P.C.  She is a skilled and accomplished real estate, business and commercial litigation attorney, known for her ability to help clients effectively solve problems by providing concrete solutions to complex matters. Having been an accountant with a top accounting firm prior to obtaining her law degree, she offers a combined legal expertise and...

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Office Info

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Senior and Founding Partner

Year Joined Firm

  • 1989

Practice Areas

  • Litigation-Oriented Real Estate
  • Commercial and Residential Landlord/Tenant
  • Commercial and Landlord/Tenant
  • Condo and Co-Op Board Litigation
  • Business
  • Ownership Disputes
  • Contract Defaults
  • Common Charge and Maintenance Defaults
  • Contract Down-Payment
  • Agreement Litigation
  • Leasing and Foreclosure Litigation
  • Developer
  • Construction and Contractor Defects

Litigation

  • 75%

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1989

Other Affiliations

  • New York State Bar Association (Member)
  • American Bar Association (Member)
  • New York County Lawyers' Association (Member)
  • Brooklyn Bar Association (Member)

Honors

  • Top 50 Women Lawyers-NYC , - 2016
  • Super Lawyer-New York , 2014 - 2016

Classes and Seminars

  • Guest Speaker, Landlord/Tenant & Real Estate Litigation, Manhattan Brownstone Revival Coalition's 15th Annual Brownstone Market Seminar, April 23, 2002

Past Positions

  • Law Firm of J. Michael Gottesman, New York City, Commercial Litigation Attorney

Education

  • Yeshiva University Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, New York, New York, 1989
    J.D.
    Law Journal: Cardozo International Law Journal, Articles Editor, 1989
  • Boston University, 1983
    B.S.
    Honors: cum laude
    Major: Business Administration

Fees

Offers Free Initial Consultation

Accepts Credit Cards

Articles

Published Works

  • What to know before listing your apartment on Airbnb, Super Lawyers Magazine, 2016
  • Hold the Burger Smell, Please, New York Times (Real Estate Section), 2015
  • Million - dollar condo owner allegedly running illegal bed & breakfast, New York Post, 2015
  • How an Airbnb Guest Is Staying in an Apartment for Months 'Rent Free', ABC News, 2015
  • Real Property Case Chatwin v. Chatwin, New York Law Journal, Court Decisions Section, April 11, 2001
  • Litigator, New York Law Journal, November 20, 2000

Office Information

Address

3 East 54th Street16th FloorNew York, NY 10022- 3167

Office Hours

Monday-Friday: 9:00-6:00

Fax

  • 212-317-9849

Email

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