Practice Areas

General Litigation

Lieb at Law, P.C.'s litigation practice includes plaintiff and defense representation. We do appeals, trials, mediation, arbitration, and administrative complaints.

Civil Rights Litigation:

  • Discrimination
  • Excessive Force
  • False Arrest
  • First amendment free speech
  • Hate Crimes
  • Malicious Prosecution
  • Police Brutality & Misconduct
  • School Bullying
  • Sex Crimes
  • Wage Violations
  • Whistleblower

Employment Litigation

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (Conciliation / Mediation / Arbitration)
  • Discrimination (Title VII / Human Rights Law / Americans with Disabilities Act)
  • Family Medical Leave Act
  • Harassment
  • Retaliation
  • Restrictive Covenants (non-compete / non-solicit / non-disclosure)
  • Wage and Hour (Equal Pay Act / Fair Labor Standards Act)
  • Whistleblower

Plaintiff Personal Injury

  • Conscious Pain & Suffering
  • Construction Site Accidents / Labor Law
  • Defective / Dangerous Products (Product Liability)
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Premises Liability (Slip & Falls)
  • Wrongful Death

Real Estate Brokerage Litigation:

  • Breach of Fiduciary Duty
  • Commission Disputes / Affidavits of Entitlement
  • Fair Housing & Discrimination
  • False Advertising
  • Fraud / Fraudulent Inducement
  • License Law Violations and Administrative Complaints
  • NAR / REBNY Ethics & MLS Complaints
  • Subpoenaed Non-Party Witness Representation
  • Trainings & Compliance Management

Title Litigation

  • Boundary Line Disputes including Adverse Possession & Prescriptive Easements
  • Defective Deeds, Forged Deeds, & Fraudulently Induced Deeds
  • Equitable Mortgages
  • Mortgage / Lien Priority & Enforceability concerning Bona Fide Purchaser / Lender RPL §291 Status, Inquiry Notice & Equitable Subrogation claims
  • Quiet Title Actions (Bar Claim / RPAPL Article 15) / Declaratory Judgment Actions concerning Usurious Loans, Ancient Mortgages, & Failure to Discharge Mortgages

Commercial Litigation:

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Contractual Disputes
  • Copyright / Trademark Infringement
  • Restrictive Covenant Litigation (Non-Compete / Non-Solicitation / Non-Disclosure)

Estate Litigation

  • Breach of Fiduciary Duty (Executor / Administrator / Trust Administration Litigation)
  • Compulsory Accountings
  • Contested Probate / Administration (Will Contests / Executor & Administrator Contests)
  • Discovery of Fraudulent Transfers & Turnover Proceedings
  • Spousal Right of Election

Real Estate Litigation:

  • Breach of Contract
  • Commercial Evictions
  • Construction Litigation
  • Constructive Trust (Property Ownership Disputes)
  • Cooperative, Condominium, and Homeowner’s Association Litigation (Board / Building Representation & Unit Owner Representation)
  • Down Payment Disputes
  • Environmental Litigation (Navigation Law §181)
  • Fair Housing & Discrimination
  • Neighbor Disputes (Covenants & Restrictions / Easements & Rights of Way)
  • Partition Actions
  • Premises Liability
  • Trespass Actions
  • Zoning & Land Use / Article 78 Litigation

Foreclosure Litigation:

  • Ancient Mortgage
  • Bona Fide Lender / Purchaser for Value
  • Contractual Breaches
  • Deceased Borrower Substitutions, Creditor Administrations, and Estate Liability
  • Discrimination (Redlining / Reverse-Redlining)
  • Equitable Mortgages
  • Equitable Subrogation
  • Evidentiary Issues with the Business Record Exception to Hearsay
  • Foreclosure Settlement Conferences & Bad Faith Hearings
  • Jurisdiction & Service Issues
  • RESPA Regulation X Loss Mitigation
  • RPAPL 1303 / 1304 Notices
  • Standing (Tracing Mortgage Note Assignments; Powers of Attorney; Pooling & Servicing Agreements)
  • Statute of Limitations (Acceleration / De-acceleration)
  • Usury
  • TILA Regulation Z Prohibited Acts or Practices