Landlord-Tenant Lawyer in Bronx, NY

We are centrally located to the Housing Part of the Civil Court of both Bronx and New York counties. With clients throughout the City and State of New York, we maintain a significant practice within the Metropolitan area.

Using the latest computer and internet technology and our proximity to the Courts and Government Offices, the firm responds effectively and aggressively on behalf of its clients.

Complex landlord-tenant law, commercial landlord-tenant litigation and preparation of commercial leases make up a large portion of the firm’s practice.

Litigation is an area of particular strength for our firm. We handle all landlord/tenant matters including the commencement of nonpayment and holdover proceedings, and litigation involving the New York State Division of Housing and Community Renewal (DHCR) and the Department of Housing Preservation and Development of the City New York (DHPD). The resources of our firm will enable us to handle all aspects of litigation from initiation to appeal.

Our specially designed computer system allows us to handle landlord-tenant litigation quickly and efficiently, and allows our clients to track the progress of their cases online twenty-four hours a day through the internet with L&T Quest ®, while our skilled and attentive support staff assists in providing our clients with superior service. Additionally, our staff and attorneys keep in contact with our clients via email, fax, phone, and status reports so as to enable each case to be completed as quickly as possible with less delay and expense to the client.

We recognize that one of the fastest changing areas of the law today is landlord-tenant law. Our expertise includes a knowledgeable understanding of the complexities of the Rent Stabilization Law, Rent Control Law and eviction processMark H. Cohen & Associates P.C. has extensive litigation experience in the landlord/tenant courts of the City of New York. Moreover, our firm also handles in all aspects of litigation including DHPD involving tenant-initiated actions, building wide actions brought by DHPD for an order to correct, enforcement of civil penalties, contempt and the appointment of a 7A Administrator. We provide representation for our clients at the appellate level.  A new area of litigation has been commencing Article 78 proceedings against Section 8 in the Supreme Court of the State of New York.

Our firm strives to maintain highly responsive and professional service at all times in the State Courts and in the Housing Part of the Civil Court of Bronx and New York counties. We will fight for our clients and obtain for them the best result at all times and provide the finest legal representation and a level of personal attention not available elsewhere.