Gallet Dreyer & Berkey, LLP | Michelle Quinn
Attorneys
Michelle  P. Quinn

Primary Practice Areas

Real Estate Law
Litigation
Cooperative and Condominium Law

EDUCATION

Loyola Law School
Los Angeles, California, J.D. 2001

University of San Diego
San Diego, California, 1989
  • Major: Business Economics

ADMISSIONS

  • Supreme Court of the United States of America, 2017
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 2009
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 2008
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York, 2008
  • New York, 2002
  • New Jersey, 2001
Michelle P. Quinn
Senior Associate
CONTACT INFORMATION
Tel: 212-935-3131, Ext. 310
Fax: 212-935-4514
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​Ms. Quinn represents businesses and individuals in commercial and residential landlord-tenant litigation, including summary proceedings.

Ms. Quinn has substantial experience with Mitchell-Lama Cooperatives, Redevelopment Companies, and tenancies protected by New York State Rent Regulations.

Ms. Quinn has represented the prevailing party in the following published cases:
  • In Re Lillian Cheung v. New York City Dept. of Housing Preservation and Development, et. al., 2016 NY Slip Op 05337 (1st Dept 2016)
  • In Re Ayvazyan v. City of New York Dept. of Housing Preservation and Development, et. al., 129 A.D.3d 494, 9 N.Y.S.3d 876 (1st Dep't 2015)
  • 1592 Second Avenue, LLC v. Hedvat, 128 A.D.3d 423, 6 N.Y.S.3d 476 (1st Dep't 2015)
  • Matter of Cannings v. East Midtown Plaza Housing Company, Inc., 104 A.D.3d 443, 960 N.Y.S.2d 413 (1st Dep't 2013), lv. to appeal denied, 21 N.Y.3d 864 (2013)
  • Capellan v. Marsh, 71 A.D.3d 505, 895 N.Y.S.2d 818 (1st Dep't 2010)
  • Matter of Cao v. New York City Dept. of Housing Preservation and Development, et. al., 63 A.D.3d 847, 881 N.Y.S.2d 448 (2nd Dep't 2009), lv. to appeal denied, 13 N.Y.3d 715, 895 N.Y.S.2d 314 (2010)
  • Matter of Hamilton v. Lindsay Park Housing Corp., et. al., NYLJ 02/08/13 p. 26, vol. 249, no. 43, Decision of Interest
  • Lopez v. Reyes, NYLJ 11/13/12, p. 25, vol. 248, no. 108
  • Schorr v. New York City Dept. of Housing Preservation and Development, et. al., 10 N.Y.3d 776, 857 N.Y.S.2d 1 (2008)
  • Santiago v. East Midtown Plaza Housing Co., Inc., 59 A.D.3d 174, 873 N.Y.S.2d 536 (1st Dep't 2009)
  • Matter of Lindsay Park Housing Corp. v. New York State Div. of Human Rights, 56 A.D.3d 477, 866 N.Y.S.2d 771 (2nd Dep't 2008)
  • Marinesco v. Beckenbach, 5 A.D.3d 104, 771 N.Y.S.2d 887 (1st Dep't 2004)

Published Works

  • “Court Upholds the Authority of Mitchell-Lama Affordable Housing Developments to Impose Emergency Rent Increases,” Gallet Dreyer & Berkey LLP Newsletter, Fall 2014
  • “The Case of the Disruptive Director”, Habitat Magazine, February 2009

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Association of the Bar of the City of New York - Member, Civil Court Committee, 2003-2004

Recent Lectures and Presentations

  • "Landlord Tenant Law in New York," Lorman Webinar, Oct. 2016