Amanda Benishai

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Amanda Benishai

New York, New York

Amanda Benishai joined Rosenberg & Estis, P.C. in 2019 and is an associate with the firm's Litigation Department.

Ms. Benishai has represented commercial landlords in all stages of landlord-tenant litigation, from drafting winning summary judgment motions to performing due diligence and making court appearances. Much of Ms. Benishai's practice has involved lease breaches by defaulting tenants and personal guarantors. She has counseled clients on various issues related to the enforcement of lease guarantee agreements, proper maintenance of security deposits and rent-stabilization laws. Additional expertise includes drafting pleadings, pre-trial motions, ex-parte applications, discovery requests and conducting legal research.

Prior to joining Rosenberg & Estis, Ms. Benishai was an associate with Pollack and Sharan, LLP.

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2014
  • New Jersey, 2014


  • New York Law School
    • J.D. - 2014
  • Yeshiva University, New York
    • B.A. - 2011

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York County Lawyers’ Association, Member, 2014 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • AMIT Children Board of Directors, Officer, 2019 - Present
  • AMIT Children Young Leadership Chair, 2014 - Present