Jeffrey A. Samuels has more than 20 years of experience in real estate law, representing sophisticated parties in complex transactions. He specializes in commercial real estate leasing, representing landlords and tenants on transactions in and around New York City and throughout the country. Jeff's clients include owners, developers, retailers, banks, brokers, lenders, principals, and investors in transactions covering a broad spectrum of real estate activities.

Following graduation from law school, Jeff was an associate with Reid & Priest (predecessor to Thelan LLP) in their real estate department. Prior to joining Wilk Auslander LLP, Jeff was a partner with the real estate boutique firm Carb, Luria, Cook & Kufeld LLP.

  • Primary leasing lawyer for a New York City developer/landlord controlling more than 9,000,000 square feet of office, retail, and residential space in Manhattan.
  • Assisted a major national retail clothing company in the leasing of approximately 350,000 square feet of office space in Midtown Manhattan for its global headquarters.
  • Represented a building owner in a lease for approximately 400,000 square feet of office and retail space in a downtown office building to a major investment banking firm for its new worldwide headquarters.
  • Acts as the retail leasing lawyer for a New York City-based high-rise residential developer/landlord
  • Represents a developer/landlord in the leasing of retail shopping mall space to national, regional, and local tenants in Washington DC and New York City.
  • Represents a New York-based bank for a national branch bank leasing program.
  • Assisted in the relocation of a European country's permanent mission to the United Nations to new office space in Midtown.

Overview

Jeffrey A. Samuels has more than 20 years of experience in real estate law, representing sophisticated parties in complex transactions. He specializes in commercial real estate leasing, representing landlords and tenants on transactions in and around New York City and throughout the country. Jeff's clients include owners, developers, retailers, banks, brokers, lenders, principals, and investors in transactions covering a broad spectrum of real estate activities.

Following graduation from law school, Jeff was an associate with Reid & Priest (predecessor to Thelan LLP) in their real estate department. Prior to joining Wilk Auslander LLP, Jeff was a partner with the real estate boutique firm Carb, Luria, Cook & Kufeld LLP.

Representative Matters

  • Primary leasing lawyer for a New York City developer/landlord controlling more than 9,000,000 square feet of office, retail, and residential space in Manhattan.
  • Assisted a major national retail clothing company in the leasing of approximately 350,000 square feet of office space in Midtown Manhattan for its global headquarters.
  • Represented a building owner in a lease for approximately 400,000 square feet of office and retail space in a downtown office building to a major investment banking firm for its new worldwide headquarters.
  • Acts as the retail leasing lawyer for a New York City-based high-rise residential developer/landlord
  • Represents a developer/landlord in the leasing of retail shopping mall space to national, regional, and local tenants in Washington DC and New York City.
  • Represents a New York-based bank for a national branch bank leasing program.
  • Assisted in the relocation of a European country's permanent mission to the United Nations to new office space in Midtown.