As a New York real estate attorney, Douglas M. Colbert advises and represents residential and commercial clients involved in real estate transactions and legal disputes in New York City’s five boroughs. He also serves the surrounding counties in Long Island and New York State.

Real estate law can be quite complex. Mr. Colbert uses his broad and thorough knowledge of the intricacies of the law to support the interests of his clients.  Some of his past clients include:

  • Empire Savings Bank of America, FSB
  • Riallto management Corp
  • Hamlet Properties Inc.
  • Josk Realty Corp
  • Laconia Land Corp
  • Larsan Holding Corp

In some cases, the experience Mr. Colbert has earned over the past 35 years can save his clients a considerable amount of money and hassle. We are prepared to negotiate or litigate with sellers or developers to ensure that you receive what you were promised or that nobody takes advantage of you.

If you would like advice about a real estate transaction, contact our New York real estate attorney.


Mr. Colbert helps buyers, sellers, owners, and tenants throughout the New York metropolitan area. He has experience practicing in many areas related to real estate:

  • Real estate contracts
  • Real estate finance
  • Real estate litigation
  • Real estate mediation
  • Real estate sales
  • Real estate partnerships
  • Real estate titles
  • Real property acquisitions
  • Real property finance
  • Residential real estate sales

When the stakes are high, it is important to have an attorney who is both knowledgeable and attentive. As testimonials from previous clients indicate, Mr. Colbert is well-versed in real estate laws and knows how to fight for his clients’ interests.

If you have legal questions or concerns about a legal transaction or if you need representation, contact our New York real estate attorney for a free 15- to 30-minute consultation.

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Our Office

  • New York Office


    122 E 42nd Street
    Suite 2100
    New York, New York 10168, US



Free 15 to 30 minute telephone consultations and certain matters, free in office consultation.

Call 212-736-1770 for our Manhattan law firm.