Kellner Herlihy Getty & Friedman LLP provides a diverse range of services. Clients come to the firm for assistance with disputes or transactions related to:
Regardless of a matter's complexity, the firm's attorneys have the legal acumen, experience and drive necessary to thoroughly and efficiently overcome challenging obstacles.
Kellner Herlihy Getty & Friedman has many skilled litigators to handle even the most complex cases. The firm's commercial litigation practice includes:
An attorney from the firm can analyze every aspect of your case, develop the best plan of action and present your claim or defend you against an action before state or federal courts or administrative agencies. Additionally, the firm's attorneys represent clients in arbitration and mediation.
Real estate transactions comprise a significant portion of the firm's practice. The attorneys work with clients whose property transactions involve residential houses, cooperative apartments, condominiums, multiple unit dwellings, professional offices, commercial and industrial property and vacant land. They draft, review and negotiate contracts and attend closings for property sales, and draft, review and negotiate commercial, professional and residential leases and subleases.
The firm also assists with:
Several partners and many of Kellner Herlihy Getty & Friedman's associates and staff have worked for decades in the field of landlord-tenant law. The firm works with not-for-profit entities providing supportive housing, commercial landlords, cooperative corporations and condominium associations that need help with all facets of commercial and residential landlord-tenant law. The firm works with tenants in matters regarding succession rights, neglected repairs, re-housing and breach of lease issues.
Kellner Herlihy Getty & Friedman provides cooperative and condominium clients with general legal advice on day-to-day matters, prepares and reviews legal documents, negotiates license agreements, represents them before regulatory agencies and performs a vast array of other services. The firm's lawyers serve as general counsel to approximately 30 cooperative corporations and condominium associations, with many relationships spanning more than 20 years.
Planning, creating and administrating trusts and estates is another element of the firm's practice. The firm routinely creates and updates wills, trusts and other estate planning tools, and also assists clients with:
The firm has questionnaires clients can fill out to begin the process of creating an estate plan. Click here for a married couple, or click here for an unmarried individual if you would like to fill out a questionnaire.
Joint ventures, partnerships and limited liability companies come to the firm for legal assistance when forming, maintaining, merging, selling or dissolving their businesses. The firm's attorneys draft, review and negotiate partnership, stockholder, asset and stock purchase agreements and other general corporate agreements and documents. They build lasting relationships with clients to ensure their ongoing success in New York's competitive business world, and are readily available to assist clients with their businesses.
Whether help is needed with managing property or determining what should be included in a contract, the firm's commercial transaction practice is tailored to meet clients' needs. The firm's attorneys have a wide knowledge base that can be used to the client's advantage in all business, commercial and consumer transactions.
International fraud is a developing area of the firm's practice. The firm has handled cases related to topics such as bank fraud, the enforcement of judgments and asset recovery together with local counsel in France, the British Virgin Islands, Panama, Switzerland, Canada and Liechtenstein.
Kellner Herlihy Getty & Friedman LLP primarily provides assistance to creditors in bankruptcy matters. The firm also helps landlords protect all of their rights as a creditor and a landlord when their tenant files for bankruptcy protection. The firm's bankruptcy lawyers have a thorough understanding of federal and state laws pertaining to bankruptcy and have worked on filings involving Chapters 7, 11, 13 and 15.
Contact Kellner Herlihy Getty & Friedman LLP
Contact the New York City law firm of Kellner Herlihy Getty & Friedman online or at 212.889.2821 to speak with a representative from the firm. The firm's Park Avenue office is easily accessible by public or private transportation, and there are professionals on hand who are fluent in Spanish, French, Russian, Farsi and Italian.