Adam Leitman Bailey

Adam Leitman Bailey
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Adam Leitman Bailey
Born(1970-04-27) April 27, 1970 (age 47)
Bayside, Queens
ResidenceNew York City
Alma materRutgers University
Syracuse University College of Law (J.D.)


Adam Leitman Bailey can be an American attorney who procedures residential and business real estate laws as creator of Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. He provides engaged in a number of notable legal situations. The Martindale-Hubbell peer review program provided Bailey an AV ranking, its highest category.


Bailey was created in Bayside, Queens. He shifted to California at age group five and later on moved back again to New Milford, NJ, where he graduated from New Milford SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL. He graduated with honors from Rutgers College or university and Syracuse College or university College of Regulation.

Notable cases

In 2008, Bailey shaped a nonprofit entity referred to as "Save Harlem" to challenge particular zoning changes being proposed by the town of NY, also to serve as lead plaintiff inside a challenge towards the proposed demolition of the two-story building at 125th Road and Frederick Douglass Boulevard, as well as the development of the website as a shopping mall. Bailey suggested legislation that could avoid the demolition. Early in 2008, Conserve Harlem, along with many building tenants (developing a group referred to as the Coalition to save lots of Harlem) sued, ultimately settling for a lot more than $1 million and getting the right from the tenants to stay in the building.Recreation area51 was a well planned Muslim community middle located close to the site from the Globe Trade Middle. Timothy Dark brown, a previous firefighter, sued to avoid construction of the city center so near to the site from the Sept 11 episodes. Bailey represented the city center on an expert bono basis, and in July 2011 the brand new York Supreme Courtroom held that Recreation area51 will be permitted to create its proposed middle.Trump SoHo NY is a $450 mil 46-tale 391-unit hotel condo in SoHo, NEW YORK. In Feb 2011, several potential buyers of real estate in the building, including People from france soccer celebrity Olivier Dacourt, sued the designers in federal courtroom, claiming that that they had been tricked into purchasing the condos with the "deceptive" product sales figures, which the amount of flats marketed at Trump Soho have been "fraudulently misrepresented." The plaintiffs had been symbolized by Bailey. Eventually the fit was resolved, with plaintiffs recovering 90 % of their debris.Following the financial meltdown of 2007-08, Bailey successfully utilized the Interstate Get Sales Complete Disclosure Take action of 1968, referred to as ("ILSA"), to alleviate purchasers in Sky Look at Parc, a $1 billion condominium complex in Queens, of their contractual obligations to get, and by doing this could have the largest residential condominium settlement in NY history. The condo was purchased to refund 75 % from the $5 million in down obligations to the purchasers who finished up backing from the $50 million task. Bailey continues to be credited with becoming the first attorney to utilize the legislation in this manner, and he used the same strategy in a later on case in an effective benefit of a detrimental trial courtroom decision to america Courtroom of Appeals for the next Circuit.Congress later on closed the ILSA loophole with General public Law 113-167, which gives an exemption for real estate from ILSA's sign up requirements for new building after enactment.Bailey continues to be referred to as a controversial physique in NYC property.

Lawsuit Against Bailey

In 2017, Bailey was sued for $25 million with a tenant of the building whose owner have been represented by Bailey. The tenant accuses Bailey of malpractice and promises to truly have a documenting of Bailey intimidating him.


In 2011, Bailey wrote LOCATING THE Uncommon Offer: A HIGH New York Attorney Explains How exactly to Purchase a House for the cheapest Possible Price. The reserve obtained Bailey the 2012 "FIRST-TIME Writer" award granted with the Country wide Association of PROPERTY Editors.


Bailey was named among New York’s "MOST EFFECTIVE Real Estate Lawyers" with the Business Observer in 2015.