Leonard B. Nathanson
Phone: (212) 603-0485 Fax: (212) 956-2164
Leonard B. Nathanson is a Partner in the Firm's Real Estate Department and is an "AV" rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating available to attorneys.
Mr. Nathanson represents owners, developers and operators of industrial, commercial, retail and residential real estate, located both in New York and outside of New York, including hotels, shopping centers, office buildings, apartment houses and garden complexes, cooperative apartments, condominium units and one family houses, in all transactional real estate matters with respect to sales, acquisitions, mortgage financing, construction, syndication, conversions to cooperative and condominium ownership and real estate related litigation.
Mr. Nathanson also represents both lenders and borrowers in conjunction with most aspects of lending and financing transactions, including construction lending, conventional permanent loan financing, credit line financing, revolving lines of credit and more complicated long term lending involving mortgage participation, shared appreciation mortgages and wraparound mortgage financing. He has also represented owners of major office buildings, retail outlets, restaurants, garages and shopping center developers and tenants in sophisticated leasing transactions including representation in lease negotiations for New York City office space and major lease transactions outside the New York area.
Mr. Nathanson represents cooperative and condominium associations in general matters and with respect to negotiating and drafting mortgage refinancing documents, advice as to tax laws, negotiation and drafting of leasing arrangements, by‑laws and proprietary lease provisions, legal update services for boards of directors or boards of managers, landlord/tenant eviction and shareholder disputes.
United States District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
United States Supreme Court
New York Law School, J.D.
University of Arizona, B.A.