Morrell Berkowitz | Real Estate Law, Condominiums and Coops
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Morrell  I. Berkowitz

Primary Practice Areas

Cooperative and Condominium Law
Real Estate Law
Litigation

EDUCATION

Boston College Law School, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts J.D., 1974
  • Finalist, Wendell F. Grimes Moot Court Competition and Best Brief Award, 1973
  • Executive Director, Boston College Legal Assistance Bureau, 1972-1974

Fairleigh Dickinson University, Madison, NJ, 1970-B.A. cum laude
  • Major: Political Science

ADMISSIONS

  • New York, 1975
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 1975
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York, 1975
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit, 1976
  • Massachusetts, 1977
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1978
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, D.C. Circuit, 1980
  • Pennsylvania, 1981
Morrell I. Berkowitz
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CONTACT INFORMATION
Tel: 212-935-3131, Ext. 303
Fax: 212-935-4511
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For more than thirty years, Mr. Berkowitz has handled a variety of litigation from trials through appeals, in all courts in New York with respect to every aspect of real estate law.

These matters include partnership disputes; transaction disputes; disputes between cooperative and condominium boards and shareholders and owners; disputes between boards and sponsors and professionals and contractors; and commercial and residential disputes concerning conditions, terms of lease, and the like.

He has served as a volunteer Special Master in Supreme Court, New York County mediating real estate disputes in pending actions since May 1997, and as a volunteer Judge at New York University Law School’s moot court program since 1981.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Association of the Bar of the City of New York – Member, Committee on Condominium and Cooperative Law, 1994-1995
  • New York County Lawyers Association - Supreme Court Committee - Member 1985 to present, Co-Chair 2008-2012
  • Judge, Yale University School of Law Mock Trial competition, December 2016

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