Jeffrey L. Goldman

Co-Managing Partner

Practice Areas

Commercial Real Estate Litigation | New York City’s Condo and Co-op Law Firm | Landlord and Tenant Disputes | Construction Law | Commercial Lease Attorneys | Local Law 97


JD, University at Buffalo Law School, Buffalo, New York, 1983
BA, SUNY at Albany, Albany, New York, 1980

Bar Admissions

New York, 1984
U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1984
U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1984

Professional Associations & Memberships

New York State Bar Association
Member, Committee on Commercial Leasing

Honors and Awards
New York Super Lawyers 2006 to present
Guest Lecturer, Fordham Law School

Honors & Awards

2024 Best Lawyers in America®, Litigation - Real Estate, by Best Lawyers Publication
2023 New York Metro Super Lawyer, Real Estate Law

JEFFREY L. GOLDMAN is a Founding and Co-Managing Partner of Belkin · Burden · Goldman, LLP and co-head of the firm’s Litigation Department. Known as a tenacious and aggressive litigator with 35 years of experience and passion for success, Mr. Goldman supervises, consults with and trains the firm’s litigators.

Mr. Goldman has substantial experience and expertise in civil litigation, both jury and non-jury, concentrating on complex commercial and real estate disputes, including construction litigation, tort and contract actions, partnership and corporate transactional disputes together with general commercial and residential lease violations. Clients rely on Mr. Goldman’s frank and realistic assessment of litigation options to match their business strategies, goals and expectations.

Mr. Goldman’s depth and breadth of experience has ranged from successfully representing a corporate client in a breach of licensing agreement action saving the client millions of dollars to representing multiple clients who have been sued and/or investigated by the N.Y.S. Attorney General’s office.

Mr. Goldman has also counseled and litigated varied issues pertaining to cooperative and condominium rights in both Civil and Supreme Court on behalf of owners, sponsors and Boards of Directors and Managers in the course of his litigation practice. Mr. Goldman also represents owners and developers in demolition projects, non-primary residence, succession rights and owner occupancy proceedings.

Mr. Goldman is a member of the Committee on Commercial Leasing of the New York State Bar Association and has served on various condominium boards in New York City. Mr. Goldman has also been recognized as a Super Lawyer by his peers each year since 2006.

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