Vicky Angelis

Vicky Angelis Estate Planning Lawyer

Vicky Angelis is a partner in AGMB’s banking and real estate practices. In the banking law practice, Vicky diligently represents major institutional lenders in all facets of residential transactions, including refinances and new purchases. In the real estate practice, Vicky represents both purchasers and sellers in all facets of residential real estate transactions. Vicky has…

Lilian Chance

LiLian Chance

Lilian Chance is a Senior Attorney in AGMB’s residential real estate department. Lilian has close to 20 years of experience representing purchasers, sellers, sponsors, and lenders in residential transactions. Education Rutgers University School of Law, J.D., 1993 New York University, M.A., 1989 University of California, Berkeley, B.A., 1982 Achievements G.A. Moore Prize for distinguished work…

Mitchell Dank

Mitchell Dank Estate Planning Lawyer

Mr. Dank’s experience includes the representation of both Landlords and Tenants in commercial leasing negotiations as well as the representation of clients in commercial acquisitions and sales. Mr. Dank also represents Landlords and Tenants in residential leasing negotiations and Purchasers and Sellers in all facets of residential real estate transactions. Education Hofstra University School of…

Samantha Elie

Samantha Elie is an associate in AGMB’s entertainment, intellectual property, corporate, and estate law practices. Ms. Elie represents producers, directors, writers, actors, production companies, and musicians in connection with television, music and new media projects. She prepares and negotiates various entertainment contracts and advises clients on all aspects of financing, development, production, distribution, and intellectual…

Neil B. Garfinkel

Neil B. Garfinkel Attorney

Mr. Garfinkel is the managing partner of AGMB and he is the partner in charge of AGMB’s Real Estate and Banking Practices. Neil B. Garfinkel’s legal experience is diverse and his practice focuses on all aspects of commercial and residential real estate and banking law. Mr. Garfinkel’s clients include trade associations, national and international banks,…

Andrew W. Gefell

Andrew W. Gefell Taxation Lawyer

Andrew W. Gefell is an associate in the Litigation Department. His practice focuses on civil litigation in state and federal courts, as well as mediation and arbitration proceedings. Mr. Gefell’s areas of practice are primarily commercial litigation, specialty/professional liability defense, real estate litigation and commercial loan foreclosure, workout and enforcement. He has experience in a…

Larry Haber

Larry Haber Mortgage Compliance Lawyer

Larry is the managing partner of the Commercial Real Estate Department of the bi-coastal law firm Abrams Garfinkel Margolis Bergson, LLP (“AGMB”). Larry takes great pride in providing his clients with the power to make knowledgeable decisions concerning their business and individual needs. Combining decades of commercial real estate ownership with a professional background in…

Steven Hafif

Steven Hafif Corporate Taxation Lawyer

Steven Hafif is a partner within the firm’s Real Estate and Banking Practices. Mr. Hafif’s practice focuses on residential and commercial real estate, banking and corporate law transactions. Mr. Hafif’s transactional real estate and banking practice includes providing legal counsel to property owners, managers, institutional lenders, developers, investors, commercial tenants, entities and individuals on all…

Barry G. Margolis

Barry G. Margolis Bank Closing Lawyer

Barry Margolis is the co-chair of AGMB’s Litigation Practice Group. Mr. Margolis’ practice focuses primarily on representing clients in complex commercial litigation with an emphasis in real estate litigation including commercial foreclosure and loan workout. Mr. Margolis also regularly represents boards of cooperatives, condominiums and homeowner associations as general counsel and in connection with a…

Marie J. O’Brien

Marie J. O’Brien Bank Closing Attorney

Marie J. O’Brien is a partner in AGMB’s Mortgage Compliance Practice. Prior to joining AGMB, Marie served as general counsel and compliance manager for two mid-sized mortgage lenders as well as practiced real estate and landlord tenant law at a Westchester County based law firm. As an in-house mortgage compliance counsel, Marie gained invaluable experience…