Over 25 years, Lawrence Andelsman has represented a prominent group of real estate owners, developers, commercial and private lenders as well as small to mid-size growing businesses. He guides them in all aspects of real estate transactions and related corporate matters.
During this time Mr. Andelsman has provided comprehensive legal and business advice to some of the largest private lenders and developers focused in the NYC market, including all five boroughs and Long Island. He is a strong negotiator who identifies and implements the most efficient and cost-effective approach to successfully meet his clients’ objectives.
Mr. Andelsman’s practice is devoted exclusively to transactional real estate, with a focus on developer, investor and lender representation. He has handled thousands of transactions, successfully guiding his clients through every aspect of such transactions. He understands the forces at work in all phases of the real estate cycle, including both the up-cycles and the downturns, and counsels his clients accordingly on how to successfully manage them.
Mr. Andelsman has owned and operated a real estate investment and development company for 20 years and has overseen and directed acquisition, financing, construction, management, rentals and sales. This extensive experience has provided a unique understanding of the needs and expectations of clients involved in real estate development, investment and lending.
Mr. Andelsman graduated from the State University of New York at Albany, School of Business, Cum Laude, receiving a B.S. in finance in 1990. He graduated from Hofstra University Law School in 1993 and was admitted to the New York State Bar in 1994. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association and American Bar Association.