A recent media report notes that A&E Real Estate Holdings, reportedly the fifth-largest owner of apartment rental units in New York City, has been "touted as an important success story" by city administrators for the central role it plays in building and preserving affordable dwellings for metro residents.
My name is Serge Joseph. I am a partner in the law firm of Himmelstein, McConnell, Gribben, Donoghue & Joseph. The attorneys in our firm represent individual tenants and Tenant Associations in many HPD-supervised Mitchell-Lama developments throughout the City, including in the Bronx, Brooklyn, and Queens.
My name is Samuel Himmelstein, I am a partner at Himmelstein, McConnell, Gribben, Donoghue & Joseph. We represent tenants, tenants associations, co-op shareholders and condo unit owners. Over the years we have represented numerous Mitchell Lama Tenants Associations and individual tenants. Most recently I argued and won a case at the New York State Court of Appeals, Murphy v. DHCR, which upheld the right of succession for Mitchell Lama family members, including non-traditional family members, in DHCR supervised buildings.