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Jaime Lathrop

Jaime Lathrop

Practice areas:

Litigation, Real Estate, Landlord & Tenant, Guardianship, Foreclosure

About Me

Bates College, B.A., 1994, 


American History


 


Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 2002 


Brooklyn Law School Law Review - Notes & Comments Editor


 


Admitted New York, 2003


Connecticut, 2004 


Federal Courts of the Eastern District of New York, 2004


 


Member, Pro Bono Panel for Civil Matters 2004 - present


Federal District Court of the Eastern District of New York


 


Volunteer Attorney, Resource Center, Kings County, 2005 - present


Civil Court of the City of New York Volunteer Lawyer Project  


 


Director, Mortgage Foreclosure Intervention Program, 2009 - June 2014


Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project, Inc., 


 


Guardian Ad Litem, 2008 - present 


Civil Court of the City of New York, Housing Part


Certificate of Recognition  2011


NYS Courts Access to Justice Pro Bono Awards


 


Bay Ridge Lawyers Association, 2009 - present 


 


Kings County Housing Court Bar Association, 2009 - present


 


New York State Bar Association


Real Property Section, Executive Committee 2011 -present


Downstate Chair - Membership Committee 2011 - present


"Empire State Counsel", 2006, 2007, 2008


 


Brooklyn Bar Association,


Young Lawyers Section, Chair, 2010, 2011


"Distinguished Service Award", 2011


Brooklyn Bar Association, Board of Trustees, 2012 - 2015


 


DECISIONS OF INTEREST


United States v. Pan Pacific Textile Group, Inc. United States Court of International Trade Slip-Op 06-18 Jan. 31, 2006.


U.S. Coachways v. Silverman, 2007 NY Slip-Op 50127(U) (Sup. Ct. Richmond Cty) Jan. 17, 2007


Rich v. East 10th Street Assoc. 22 Misc.3d 1126 (A) (Sup Ct. New York Cty) Feb. 23, 2009


598 Marcy Ave. Assoc. LLC v Othman 2013 NY Slip Op 52110(U) [41 Misc 3d 1239(A)] (Civil Court of the City of New York, Kings County) Dec. 11, 2013


JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A. v Birica 2014 NYSlipOp 50148(U) [42 Misc 3d 1222(A)] (Sup. Ct, Kings Cty) Jan. 19, 2014


Rachmany v Regev 2014 NY Slip Op 01736 [115 AD3d 840], (App. Div. 2d. Dep’t) March 19, 2014


GLD Reality Corp v. Williams 2014 NY Slip Op 24381 (Civ. Ct. City of NY, NY County) Sep. 18, 2014


US Bank N.A. v. Williams, 2014 Slip Op 07349 (App. Div. 2d Dept.) Oct. 29, 2014


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. Litigation: 30%
  2. Real Estate: 25%
  3. Landlord & Tenant: 20%
  4. Guardianship: 15%
  5. Foreclosure: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Todd Andrew Spodek

    Jimmy's reliable, trustworthy, and straightforward; he's a salt of the earth type of lawyer. Any clients of Jimmys are going to be in extremely good hands.

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    Todd Spodek Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

  • Serge F. Petroff

    I endorse this lawyer. Great mentor, aggressive litigator, knowledgeable attorney.

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    Serge Petroff Foreclosure Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

641 President Street
Suite 202
Brooklyn, NY, 11215-1186

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CTActive200308/14/2015
NYCurrently registered 200303/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Distinguished Service AwardBrooklyn Bar Association2011
Empire State CounselNew York State Bar Association2005

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Director, Mortgage Foreclosure Intervention ProgramBrooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project Inc.2009 - 2014

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Brooklyn Bar AssociationBoard of Trustees2012 - Present
New York State Bar Association, Real Property Law SectionExecutive Committee Member2011 - Present
Brooklyn Bar AssociationChairman, Young Lawyers Committee2010 - 2011
Bay Ridge Lawyers AssociationMember2008 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Rich v East 10th St. Assoc. LLCOverturned on appeal

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Brooklyn BarristerNew 2010 Medicare Award Reporting Requirements Create Extra Burdens for Courts, Attorneys2010
Brooklyn BarristerNew Developments in New York State Foreclosure Law2009

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Brooklyn Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Bates CollegeHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1994

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Bay Ridge Lawyers Association Winter Seminar2012 Foreclosure Update - Transactions & Litigation2012