NYC developer and affiliates facing suits on two properties

A pair of lawsuits against L&M Development Partners and its affiliates are proceeding as residents in two of the builder’s Harlem projects seek compensation for costs associated with remediating defective work done during construction of their homes. The litigations recently were featured in Crain’s New York Business and Habitat Magazine. The boards at La Celia, […]

Appeals court revives suit over breach of fiduciary duty

Joshua S. Bauchner, Esq., a partner of Ansell Grimm & Aaron, P.C., and co-chair of the firm’s Litigation Department, and Michael H. Ansell, an associate with the firm, recently secured the reversal on appeal of Dennis T. Palmeri, Jr’s suit against his former attorneys at Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP. Palmeri alleged that Willkie unilaterally […]

Shapiro delivers back-to-back victories for AGA clients

In two different trials, held in two consecutive weeks, in two different counties, Lawrence Shapiro, Esq., co-chair of Ansell Grimm & Aaron, PC’s litigation department, attained victories for clients of the Firm.  The first involved a battle between neighbors over the use of a private beach and access to the bay on Long Beach Island […]

C6 Real Estate Partners Close on $27M Garfield property

ANSELL, GRIMM & AARON, PC partner, Melanie J. Scroble, Esq., recently closed a $27 million real estate transaction on behalf of C6 Real Estate Partners, in connection with its acquisition of River Edge at Garfield, a newly constructed 100-unit Class-A multifamily apartment building complex located in Garfield, New Jersey. The acquisition was made through a […]

Bauchner Representing La Celia Owners in Construction Defect Suit

ANSELL, GRIMM & AARON, PC commenced two actions in the Supreme Court of the State of New York against L&M Development Partners, and its affiliates, for design and construction defects in two of its projects in Harlem, on behalf of plaintiffs La Celia Owners Corporation, located at 64 East 111th Street, and PS90 Board of […]

Robert H. Siegel Obtains Victory in Rare School Selection Trial

Robert H. Siegel, Esq. recently won a trial victory in the Monmouth County Superior Court, Family Division, where the trial court ruled in favor of AGA clients seeking to enroll their minor child at a private high school in Monmouth County. The case presented a rare factual scenario with two parents sharing joint legal and […]

Developers Continuing to Pursue Antitrust Suits

Fidelity Eatontown and QuickChek, represented by AGA attorneys Joshua Bauchner and Michael Ansell, will continue to pursue their claims against Excellency Enterprises, Kennedy Auto Service and others for attempting to eliminate competition in the local market for gas station convenience stores by preventing Plaintiffs’ developments from moving forward. Fidelity Eatontown and QuickChek asserted violations of […]

Bauchner details quagmire awaiting any plans to restrict cannabis industry

ANSELL GRIMM & AARON, PC partner Joshua S. Bauchner recently published an article with High Times Magazine on the legal, political, and economic reasons the Trump administration needs to step back from placing greater restrictions on the cannabis industry. The article, entitled “Trump and Sessions Need to Take a Deep Breath (And Perhaps Inhale) When […]

AGA Hosts Cannabis Roundtable

ANSELL GRIMM & AARON, PC hosted a Cannabis Roundtable on May 11, 2017, including representatives from various business sectors supporting the cannabis community. The goal of the Roundtable was to offer a suite of services to clients providing total support in each sector and easing an otherwise very challenging entry into the cannabis marketplace (particularly […]