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James G. Dibbini

James G. Dibbini

Practice areas:

Landlord & Tenant, Real Estate, Litigation

About Me

Yonkers based real estate attorney with over 17 years of experience in multiple areas including landlord-tenant law, real estate transactions and litigation.  


My firm, James G. Dibbini & Associates, P.C., has been helping clients successfully resolve their legal matters for over ­17 years. We have grown significantly over the years not only because of our expertise in the areas surrounding real estate law but also because of our commitment to our clients, which is evident by our client testimonials. We work with each and every one of our clients to help develop a personalized, winning strategy that will help them achieve, or exceed, their legal goals. 


Bar Admissions: New York and Connecticut



Pace University School of Law, J.D., 1997

Pace University Lubin School of Business, M.B.A., 1994

Pace University, B.S.- Accounting, 1987



Yonkers Lawyers Association

Westchester Bar Association

New York City Bar Association

New York State Bar Association



Languages Spoken: English, Spanish, Creole, Arabic, Italian

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1998

  1. Real Estate: 35%
    18 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Landlord & Tenant: 35%
    18 years, 15 thousand cases
  3. Litigation: 30%
    18 years, 500 cases



Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

16 total 

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    I endorse this lawyer. Jim has years of experience successfully handling real estate transactions and landlord-tenant matters. He genuinely cares about his clients and their legal goals. I highly recommend Jim and his entire firm.


    Erwin Vencer
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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    I endorse this lawyer. Jim has a tremendous wealth of experience in commercial and residential real estate and landlord tenant matters. Smart, thoughtful and meticulous, I admire his knowledge of the law and work ethic. His firm provides exceptional service and solutions for his clients and is always available to his clients.


    Loretta Carty
    Relationship: Co-worker



NYCurrently registered 199803/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top Lawyers in New YorkThe Legal Network2013
Avvo Rated AttorneyAvvo2011
Leadership and Outstanding Service ApreciationYonkers Lawyers Association2011
Leadership and Outstanding Service AppreciationYonkers Lawyers Association2006
Leadership and Outstanding Service AppreciationYonkers Lawyers Association2004

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing AttorneyJames G. Dibbini & Associates, P.C.1998 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Westchester Bar AssociationMember2014 - Present
New York City Bar AssociationMember2014 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Yonkers Lawyers AssociationMember2012 - Present
Yonkers Lawyers AssociationPresident2010 - 2011
Westchester County Bar Associationmember2008 - 2009
Yonkers Lawyers AssociationMember2007 - 2009
Yonkers Lawyers AssociationPresident2005 - 2006
Yonkers Lawyers AssociationPresident2003 - 2004
Yonkers Lawyers AssociationMember1998 - 2002

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Commercial landlord tenant holdover summary proceedingThe petition was dismissed in favor of our client

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Publication NameTitleDate
Multifamily DirectTen Things a Landlord Should do Before Bringing a Non-Payment Proceeding2013


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pace University School of LawLawJD1997
Pace UniversityFinanceMBA - Master of Business Administration1995

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
City of Yonkers Housing ForumHousing Forum2010