Gallet Dreyer & Berkey, LLP | Jerry Weiss
Attorneys
Jerry  A. Weiss

Primary Practice Areas

Real Estate Law
Litigation
Cooperative and Condominium Law

EDUCATION

Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
New York, NY, J.D. 1994
  • Moot Court Honor Society 1992 - 1993

Brooklyn College, City University of New York
Brooklyn, NY, B.S. 1990 Summa Cum Laude
  • Honors: Dean's list (1988 - 1990); Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society
  • Major: Accounting

ADMISSIONS

  • New York, 1995
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 1995
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York, 1995
Jerry A. Weiss
Partner
CONTACT INFORMATION
Tel: 212-935-3131, Ext. 334
Fax: 212-935-4514
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Mr. Weiss joined Gallet Dreyer & Berkey, LLP, in October 2006. Prior to joining the firm he was a member of the Commercial Litigation group at Cozen O’Connor.

Mr. Weiss has extensive knowledge and experience representing national real estate acquisition companies and developers in preparing real estate assemblages for development by clearing existing leaseholds through “buy-out”/forfeiture agreements or, when necessary, devising and implementing litigation strategy to expeditiously recover possession. Mr. Weiss’ real estate litigation experience also includes Yellowstone motions, lease/contract interpretation disputes, leasehold transfers, property alterations and other garden variety landlord/tenant matters, from inception through judgment and appeal in Supreme and Civil Courts.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association
  • Association of the Bar of the City of New York