Litigation

Litigation represents the heart of Freeman Howard, P.C.'s practice. It is from this standpoint that we approach our clients’ issues to develop creative solutions to even the smallest of problems. Our attorneys approach each case as if it is going to trial and are thus prepared to try the case when it gets there. Our attorneys are intimately familiar with the courtroom and practice before all levels courts located within the State of New York and federal courts located within and outside the State of New York. We also look to effectively utilize alternative dispute resolution in those situations where it is in our clients' best interests. We make it our priority to understand the full spectrum of our clients' legal issues so that we may better represent their interests in the courtroom. Our attorneys possess the instincts, determination and demeanor necessary to aggressively advocate our client's positions before a judge or jury. Our client-focused approach and commitment to detail has allowed us to attain a high level of success for our clients in the following areas of law:

Commercial Litigation

  • Construction Litigation
  • Contract Litigation
  • Corporate Dissolution
  • Bankruptcy
  • Employment Discrimination

Real Property Litigation

  • Boundary Line - Title Disputes
  • Tax Assessment Services
  • Foreclosure Proceedings
  • Adverse Possession
  • Landlord-Tenant Litigation

Zoning and Land-Use Litigation

  • Article 78 Proceedings
  • Variance Litigation
  • Representation at Public Hearings

Estate Litigation

  • Probate Challenges
  • Creditor Claims
  • Accounting Proceedings
  • Competency Hearings
  • Fiduciary Removal and Defense