Michael H. Reich, a lawyer, is a partner in the firm and his practice consists primarily of real estate and complex commercial and civil litigation. Michael Reich, an attorney, is a member of the New York State Bar and Queens County Bar Association. He was admitted to practice law in the State of New York in 1980. Michael H. Reich is also admitted to the Federal District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and the Federal District Court of Connecticut and the Supreme Court of the United States of America.
As a former Law Assistant of the Honorable Alan Levine, Judge of the Civil Court (Housing Part), Mr. Reich presided as the court mediator in landlord and tenant disputes, and prepared and reviewed court documents and decisions. He also served as Principal Law Clerk to Justice Geraldine Eiber, Justice of the Appellate Division, Second Department, Supreme Court of the State of New York.
Michael H. Reich, a lawyer, represents a variety of clients, including commercial lenders, real estate developers, private equity companies and various types of corporations and limited liability companies.
Michael H. Reich received his B.A. in 1975 from Queens College, CUNY and his J.D. in 1979 from St. John’s Law School. Michael H. Reich has extensive legal experience in the area of real estate, including litigation of real estate matters as they pertain to temporary restraining orders and injunctions, actions for declaratory Judgment, specific performance, foreclosures, Yellowstone injunction, and partitions. Michael H. Reich is an experienced litigator having handled many civil and commercial matters as Trial Counsel and Appellate Counsel.
Michael H. Reich, an attorney, has extensive experience in the area of mortgage foreclosures and receiverships, and organized training sessions for court appointed referees and served as the principal lecturer at these required courses. Michael H. Reich also served as a Court Examiner for Annual Accountings required under Article 81 of the Mental Hygiene Law in the 1st department Appellate Division. Mr. Reich under the direction of the Presiding Justice of the Supreme Court revamped how foreclosure auctions would take place in Queens. No longer held on the Courthouse steps, all auctions now take place in the Courthouse under the supervision of a Supreme Court Justice.
Areas of Practice
- 25% Commercial Litigation
- 50% Real Estate Litigation
- 25% Estate Litigation
- 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
- New York, 1979
- St. John’s University School of Law, Jamaica, New York (JD) – June, 1979
- Queens College, Queens, New York, USA (BA) – June, 1975