About Us

The ESAGOFF LAW GROUP, P.C. is an innovative and dynamic law firm, offering real value and solutions to our our individual, business and pro-bono clients.

We are proud to offer a wide array of legal services, with an emphasis on Business Law, Real Estate and Litigation. Our “customer-service” approach is pragmatic and unique, to meet our busy clients’ schedules. We are effectively “on call” on a 24/7 basis to advance our clients’s goals: Whether at the closing table, in a settlement negotiation or in court.

Our legal fee structure is also unique. We regularly offer affordable, flat-fees rates rather than the billable hour. In this way, our clients needn’t worry about being billed for every phone call, text or email. It’s all included, so we can focus our attention on your legal matter, not your legal invoices. We also offer payment plans which are in line with our clients’ budgets and financial expectations.

The ultimate goal at the ESAGOFF LAW GROUP is zealous advocacy, efficiency and great success for our clients.

OUR PHILOSOPHY OF LEGAL PRACTICE

• We will listen to you and zealously represent your interests.

• We will provide the highest quality of legal representation.

• We will be timely respond to all communications whether client or adversary. Clients will receive status updates in “real time” regarding their case developments, to minimize any surprise  and avoid delays.

The team at the ESAGOFF LAW GROUP, P.C. is dedicated to providing exceptional, cost effective legal representation.

REASONABLE LEGAL FEES

It is important that a client be informed up front of the costs of litigation, or a transactional matter. At the ESAGOFF LAW GROUP, our clients often relax about their legal fees, and do not worry about runaway costs. Our clients are always free to call us, email or text without watching the clock.

ON-THE-GO

The ESAGOFF LAW GROUP  is a mobile law practice. We meet our clients at our offices, or theirs, or at the local coffee shop.

FREE CONSULTATION

We are always happy to meet with you or do a phone conference to discuss your legal matter. No charge, we are hear to listen and to help.

Services

CIVIL LITIGATION

Pre-action engagement and mediation; Commencement of lawsuits in small claims, district court, NYS Supreme (State) Court,  United States District  (Federal) Court- Eastern District, Southern District

BUSINESS LAW

Contract review, contract drafting, lease drafting & lease review

REAL ESTATE

Real estate closings- Residential, commercial transactions. Loan refinancing, title work, clearing building violations

LANDLORD/TENANT LITIGATION

Holdover Actions; Non-Payment Actions; Warning Letters; Settlement of Claims

"In seeking a lawyer, you are looking for an advocate, an expert advisor on the law and on your rights and responsibilities, a strategist, a negotiator, and a litigator."

Laura Wesser

ABOUT US

Admitted to NY practice and Eastern/Southern District (Federal Court) since 2009, as well as the U.S. Supreme Court since 2014, Janet Nina Esagoff is  the Principal Attorney at the ESAGOFF LAW GROUP, P.C.  She concentrates her law practice in the areas of Real Estate, Business Law and Civil Litigation including contract disputes, real estate claims, corporate and partnership disputes.

Prior to the law, Janet was the owner and operator of a retail/manufacturing fashion enterprise based on Long Island and Westchester County. Given her background as a successful entrepreneur, Janet is able to offer pragmatic business advice to her clients, often drawn from her own experience in the business world.

As a litigator, Janet also has extensive experience in foreclosure practice, loan modifications, and loan workouts as well as quiet title actions. She has successfully argued before the Second Dept., Appellate Division in April 2016, a case that was published in the New York Law Journal.

Janet has been recognized for her career accomplishments, including being honored as a “Super Lawyer, Rising Star” every year since 2013, and published in the The New York Times in The Top Women Attorneys in New York section.

Janet is a Special Instructor at Hofstra Law School., her alma mater where she teaches first and second year law students litigation and trial skills.

In 2017, Janet also became credentialed as  Certified Life Coach. Janet also maintains her Real Estate Broker license and is very knowledgeable in all things pertaining to real estate, construction, and real estate management.

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A graduate of the Hofstra University School of Law, Janet was admitted to practice law in New York in 2009. She is also admitted to the United States Southern and Eastern District Courts as well as the United States Supreme Court.

In the Fall of 2016, Janet will be teaching a pre-trial skills course as a Special Adjunct Instructor at Hofstra Law School., her alma mater.

Janet has been honored as a “SuperLawyer, Rising Star” since 2013. She was recently honored in April 2016 as one of “Long Island’s Top Women in the Law” by her alma mater, Hofstra University School of Law. Janet has also been selected as A “Women of Distinction” in 2009 by the NYS Senate and in the “Women’s Roll of Honor” in 2015 by the Town of North Hempstead.

Janet served as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Great Neck Library Association, from 2006-2015 including as its President. She currently serves as the Vice President of the Board of Directors of the Iranian American Bar Association, New York Chapter of which she has been a member since 2010. Janet is a member of the Nassau County Bar Association, and the Hadassah-Yashar Bar Association of Lawyers and Judges.

 

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Awards & Associations

AWARDS- Janet Nina Esagoff, Esq.

  • 2017 –Outstanding Women in the Law- Hofstra School of Law
  • 2013-2017- Honored by Super Lawyers Rising Stars 
  • 2013-2017-Top Women Attorneys in Metro New York 
  • 2015- Women’s’ Roll of Honor – Town of North Hempstead
  • 2009Woman of Distinction  – N.Y.S Senate

 

ASSOCIATIONS- Janet Nina Esagoff

  • 2012-2017 Board Member- Iranian American Bar Association- NY Chapter
  • 2017 -Board Member- J’Inspire- Queens
  • 2015-2017 Special Faculty Instructor- Hofstra School of Law
  • Nassau County Bar Association- Mentor, Pro Bono Award Recipient
  • Great Neck Chamber of Commerce- Board of Directors (2001-2008)
  • Great Neck Library-Board of Trustees- (2006-2015)

Blog

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If you’re not able to reach an agreeable settlement out-of-court, your legal dispute is likely to reach the lawsuit phase. Here’s what you need to know as your case winds its way through the civil court system.

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When contemplating a home purchase, there are certain closing costs and expenses a purchaser can expect to pay. Among residential homes, condo and co-op apartments, there are differences in closing costs.

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Settle? Or Litigate??

If you find yourself in a controversy with no solution in sight, a court fight is one option. When one party is refusing to settle, then litigation may be the only remedy.

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Office/Mail:

ESAGOFF LAW GROUP, P.C.
10 Bond Street- Suite 118
Great Neck, NY 11021
(By Appointment Only)

Call or Text:
Janet Nina Esagoff, Esq.
516-417-7737

Email:
Janet Nina Esagoff, Esq.
janet@esagoff.com