Neil C. Dwork

Neil C. Dwork

Member
Location:
New York, New York
Phone:
212-551-8407
Fax:
212-551-8484
E-mail:

Neil Dwork joined Rosenberg & Estis in 1999 and has been a member of the firm since 2008.

Neil represents developers and owners in residential and commercial lease disputes. Neil has successfully litigated cases involving non-primary residence, nuisance, owner occupancy, illegal alteration, illegal sublet, non-payment of rent, Yellowstone injunctions, J-51 tax abatement issues, rent gouging and succession rights. He has also successfully advocated for clients before the Appellate Term, Appellate Division and the United States Bankruptcy Court. In addition, Neil defends owners in Supreme Court and Civil Court against claims involving mold, asbestos and breach of the warranty of habitability.

In addition to his litigation practice, Neil works with clients on development issues and assemblages. He has successfully vacated a number of development sites in Manhattan such as 220 Central Park South and East 86th Street and First Avenue.

Neil advises cooperative and condo boards and has successfully litigated shareholder disputes.

Neil has successfully represented owners, owner’s representatives and general contractors in construction contract disputes before the Supreme Court and during mediation and arbitration. Neil has defended clients against claims brought before the New York State Division of Housing and Community Renewal and the New York State Division of Human Rights.

Neil believes that understanding clients' short and long term business objectives is essential in developing successful strategies to navigate them through the complexities of real estate litigation, while keeping in mind their bottom line.

Neil Dwork joined Rosenberg & Estis in 1999 and has been a member of the firm since 2008.

Neil represents developers and owners in residential and commercial lease disputes. Neil has successfully litigated cases involving non-primary residence, nuisance, owner occupancy, illegal alteration, illegal sublet, non-payment of rent, Yellowstone injunctions, J-51 tax abatement issues, rent gouging and succession rights. He has also successfully advocated for clients before the Appellate Term, Appellate Division and the United States Bankruptcy Court. In addition, Neil defends owners in Supreme Court and Civil Court against claims involving mold, asbestos and breach of the warranty of habitability.

In addition to his litigation practice, Neil works with clients on development issues and assemblages. He has successfully vacated a number of development sites in Manhattan such as 220 Central Park South and East 86th Street and First Avenue.

Neil advises cooperative and condo boards and has successfully litigated shareholder disputes.

Neil has successfully represented owners, owner’s representatives and general contractors in construction contract disputes before the Supreme Court and during mediation and arbitration. Neil has defended clients against claims brought before the New York State Division of Housing and Community Renewal and the New York State Division of Human Rights.

Neil believes that understanding clients' short and long term business objectives is essential in developing successful strategies to navigate them through the complexities of real estate litigation, while keeping in mind their bottom line.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1999

Areas of Practice

  • Litigation (Commercial)
  • Litigation (Real Estate)
  • Landlord Tenant Law
  • Appellate Law
  • Real Estate Development
  • Condominium/Cooperative Law
  • Rent Regulation and Administrative Law
  • Bankruptcy Law

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 2001

Education

  • Hofstra University School of Law
    • J.D. - 1998
    • Honors: Member, Hofstra Trial Team, 1997-1998
    • Law Digest: Hofstra Environmental Law Digest, Member, 1997 - 1998
  • Brandeis University
    • B.A. - 1994

Representative Clients

  • Toll Brothers
  • MWest Holdings
  • The Moon Group

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association, Member