Daniel P. Deegan
Daniel P. Deegan
Daniel P. Deegan heads up the Firm’s Industrial Development Agency (IDA), Municipal Incentives and Government Relations practices, with particular emphasis on facilitating and implementing responsible real estate development projects. He specializes in Real Estate Development Law, Zoning Law, Municipal Incentives/IDA Law, and Government Relations/Municipal Law. He is experienced in representing companies before the IDAs in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. Dan has a reputation for “getting things done” with efficiency, effectiveness, and integrity.
Mr. Deegan has been awarded an “AV” legal ability and ethics rating by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory—the highest rating this nationally recognized publication has established. This rating is based upon extensive confidential peer review surveys. He has been selected by his peers for inclusion in New York SuperLawyers every year since 2010. He was also peer selected in LI Pulse Magazine as a “Top Legal Eagle” for being the “most unbeatable” in Real Estate.
In the mid–1990’s, Dan was appointed City Attorney for the City of Glen Cove by then-Mayor Thomas R. Suozzi, and served in that capacity through 2006. He is also a member of the Commercial Industrial Brokers Society of Long Island (CIBS) and was recognized as the “Associate Member of the Year”.
He is a frequent lecturer to trade groups and others on the law and practice relating to Economic Development Incentives and Industrial Development Agencies. His article on the Benefits of IDA was published in the New York Real Estate Journal and the Suffolk Lawyer.
Dan currently serves on the board of the Long Island Association, an organization that advocates for the Long Island business community.
- St. John’s University School of Law, 1989
- Providence College, B.A., 1986
- Chaminade High School
- New York State Bar
- New Jersey State Bar
- United States District Court for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York
- United States District Court of New Jersey
- United States Supreme Court
- American Bar Association
- New York State Bar Association
- Long Island Association (Board Member)
- New York League of Conservation Voters (NYLCV) (Board Member and Vice Chairman of the Long Island Chapter)
- The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
- Served as President of the Glen Cove Rotary
- Served on Board of Directors for the Gift of Life Foundation
- Served on Board of Directors for North Shore Sheltering Program, Inc.
- September 14, 2018
Dan Deegan Quoted in Newsday, “Warehouse Developer Wants Help”
- September 13, 2018
Thirteen Partners from Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP Named 2018 New York Super Lawyers®
- September 12, 2018
Deegan Quoted in Newsday for His Representation of Steel Equities
- September 10, 2018
Dan Deegan Quoted in Newsday For His Successful Representation of Client the NDP Group.
- May 17, 2018
Deegan Honored by the Long Island Business News with the Executive Circle Award
- February 27, 2018
Dan Deegan Presented on the Benefits of the IDA to the Commercial Network of the Long Island Board of Realtors
- December 12, 2017
Dan Deegan Featured in the Who’s Who in Real Estate Law Section of the Long Island Business News
- November 13, 2017
Partner Dan Deegan Joins Advisory Board of the Hofstra University Center for Entrepreneurship
- September 21, 2017
Sixteen Partners from Forchelli, Curto, Deegan, Schwartz, Mineo & Terrana LLP Named 2017 New York Super Lawyers®
- July 2016
Executive of the Month: Deegan, head of industrial development agency benefits and government incentives practices of Forchelli, Curto, Deegan et al
- March 2016
The struggle to build bigger in Nassau and Suffolk — THE REAL DEAL
- June 1, 2015
Partner Daniel P. Deegan And Publisher Stuart Richner Appointed to the LIA Board
- July, 2014
Understanding IDAs – A law firm specialization that has become more complex — LIBN
- June 1, 2013
LI Pulse Magazine Names Daniel P. Deegan as 2013 Legal Eagle
- May 1, 2013
Partner Daniel P. Deegan, Esq. Moderates Panel at the Veterans Housing Conference Hosted by Adelphi University
- November 16, 2010
CIBS Honors Forchelli, Curto, Deegan Partner Daniel P. Deegan, Esq. at Annual Dinner
- July 27, 2010
Partner Daniel P. Deegan Discusses IDA Benefits in the New York Real Estate Journal