Robert A. Jacobs


Practice Areas

Administrative Proceedings | Appellate Litigation | New York City’s Condo and Co-op Law Firm | Construction Law | Tax Incentives | Commercial Lease Attorneys | Real Estate Transactions and Financing | NYC Zoning and Land Use Assistance


BA, Northwestern University, 1970
MSJ, Northwestern University (Medill School of Journalism) 1974
JD, New York Law School, 1980.

Bar Admissions

New York State, 1980
US District Court, Southern District, 1983
US District Court, Eastern District, 1984
US Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, 1988,
US Tax Court, 1995
US District Court of Conn., 1999

Professional Associations & Memberships

New York City Bar Association

Robert A. Jacobs joined the firm as a Partner in 1997.  Mr. Jacobs is a Partner of both the administrative and transactional departments at the firm with a focus of his practice in the area of zoning and land use.  In addition to zoning and land use, Mr. Jacobs has represented numerous clients in the acquisition and transfer of air rights, leasing, real estate purchase and sale transactions, limited liability company operating agreements, AIA construction agreements and construction license agreements.

Mr. Jacobs has lectured at the New York City Bar Association on numerous occasions and served as co-chairman of the City Bar’s development rights Continuing Legal Education program for 12 years.

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