Solomon J. Borg

Solomon J. Borg

Attorney
Location:
New York, New York
Phone:
917-512-4332
866-716-3813 (Toll Free)
Email:

Mr. Borg's practice is concentrated in the real estate area, including all aspects of real estate finance, acquisition and development, leasing and related litigation. A graduate of Yeshiva College and Columbia University Law School, he began his career at the law firms of Trubin, Sillcocks, Edelman & Knapp and Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, working in both the corporate and real estate departments.

Mr. Borg spent about seven years in the private sector where he was general counsel and partner of a real estate syndication firm which purchased and managed residential and commercial properties in the New York and Chicago metropolitan areas. This professional and business experiences gives him a unique perspective and ability to advise clients. In 1999, Sol joined Cox Padmore Skolnik & Shakarchy on an "of counsel" basis.

Mr. Borg is admitted to practice in New York, and the U.S. District Court Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1999

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate
  • Real Estate Finance, Acquisition and Development
  • Leasing and Related Litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 30% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1977
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1990

Education

  • Columbia Law School, New York, New York
    • J.D. - 1976
    • Honors: Stone Scholar, 1973-1976
    • Law Journal: Journal of Law and Social Problems, Associate Editor, 1975 - 1976
  • Yeshiva College
    • B.A. - 1973

References

  • Citibank

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • The Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Member, Real Property Law Committee, 1995 - 1998
  • The Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Member, Committee on Cooperatives and Condominiums, 1991 - 1995
  • The Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Member, Committee on Housing and Urban Development, 1991 - 1993
  • New York State Bar Association, Member, Committee on Real Estate Taxation - State and Local, 1992 - 1994
  • American Bar Association, Member, Committee on Partnerships, Joint Ventures and Other Investment, 1993 - 1999
  • American Bar Association, Member, Committee on Leasehold Finance/Sale Leasebacks, 1993 - 1999
  • The Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Member, Committee on Land Use, Planning and Zoning, 2000 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Real Property Section

Past Employment Positions

  • M/B Group Inc., General Partner and Counsel, 1984 - 1989
  • Private Practitioner, New York, New York, 1983 - 1984
  • Stroock and Stroock and Lavan, Associate, 1978 - 1983
  • Trubin, Sillcocks, Edelman and Knapp, Associate, 1976 - 1978

Ancillary Businesses

  • Real Estate

Languages

  • Hebrew