Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP Attorneys Instrumental in Reversing DCH Auto Decision for Global Retail Real Estate Industry Clients

Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP (“FDT”) is pleased to announce that the New York Court of Appeals published a unanimous decision, which has broad and profound impacts for commercial tenants who pay real estate taxes in Matter of DCH Auto v. Town of Mamaroneck, APL-2021-00103 (“DCH Auto”). In 2019, the Appellate Division, Second Department held in DCH Auto that tenants who are obligated to pay real…

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Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP to be Recognized at Long Island Business News’ 2022 Real Estate, Architecture & Engineering Awards

Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP, a Major Sponsor of LIBN’s 2022 Real Estate, Architecture & Engineering Awards, is proud to announce that the firm will be recognized with respect to the following projects: Top Office Renovation | FDT’s office at The Omni in Uniondale IDA Project of the Year – Nassau | Park Lake Residences in Hempstead Top Industrial Redevelopment – Nassau | Century 21 store…

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WHO’s WHO in Real Property & Tax Certiorari Law – Robert L. Renda

Q: Can you speak briefly about an area in your area of practice that you/your firm is currently focusing on? As a real estate tax attorney, my practice focuses on minimizing my clients’ commercial property tax burden. I accomplish this by reviewing each property’s municipal tax assessment for proper valuation and classification. As real estate value is central to my practice, it is imperative I…

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WHO’s WHO in Real Property & Tax Certiorari Law – Daniel S. Dornfeld

Q: Can you speak briefly about an area in your area of practice that you/your firm is currently focusing on? FDT has extensive industrial real estate experience. Before the pandemic, the market for industrial space was heating up. Once Covid hit, that market became white hot. As a result, our clients have sold their properties when they previously had no interest to do so. Unfortunately,…

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Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP Congratulates Kathleen Deegan Dickson, one of the Most Powerful Women on Long Island

Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP warmly congratulates Kathleen Deegan Dickson, a partner in the firm’s Land Use and Zoning practice group and Co-Chair of its Cannabis practice group, on being selected to be featured in the inaugural edition of Long Island Business News' Power List: Long Island’s Most Powerful Women. This is part of the publication’s Power List series. This elite group of Power Women was chosen…

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New York Real Estate Journal’s 2022 Ones to Watch: James Ricca, Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP

Name: James Ricca Title: Partner Company Name: Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP List 2-3 real estate associations or organizations that you are currently a member of: Member, Community Bankers’ Mortgage Forum (CBMF); Counsel, Mortgage Bankers Association of New York (MBAofNY) Member, New York State Bar Association, Real Property Law Section What recent project, transaction or accomplishment are you most proud of? My colleague, Lindsay Mesh Lotito,…

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NYREJ Property of the Month: JRS Architect, P.C. reimagines expanded and renovated office for Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP

Click here to read the May 10, 2022 New York Real Estate Journal's Property of the Month feature detailing Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP's expanded and renovated office space. Reprinted with permission from the New York Real Estate Journal.

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Tax, Trusts & Estates Attorney Rebecca L. Stein Joins Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP

Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP (“FDT”) welcomes Rebecca L. Stein to the firm’s Tax, Trusts & Estates practice group as an associate. Prior to joining FDT, Ms. Stein was an associate at Saundra M. Gumerove & Associates, P.C., where she handled estate planning with an emphasis on special needs planning, supplemental needs trusts, and representing clients in guardianship matters in the Surrogate’s Court. Ms. Stein, an…

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Veteran Employment & Labor Law Attorney Keith J. Frank Joins Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP

Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP (“FDT”) welcomes Keith J. Frank to the firm’s Employment & Labor practice group as a Partner. Prior to joining FDT, Mr. Frank was a Partner at a Garden City firm, where he concentrated his practice on employment law and litigation. Mr. Frank, a Miller Place, NY resident, earned his J.D. from the Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University…

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Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP Congratulates John V. Terrana, one of the 25 Most Powerful People in Long Island Law

Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP warmly congratulates John V. Terrana, the Co-Managing Partner and Chair of the firm’s Tax Certiorari practice group, on being selected for inclusion in Long Island Business News’ Power 25 Law list. Mr. Terrana and his fellow honorees were chosen exclusively by the paper’s Editor & Associate Publisher, Joe Dowd, and the editorial team based on their outstanding achievements and standing in…

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