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ESAGOFF LAW GROUP, P.C.
917 Northern Blvd
Great Neck, NY 11021
(By Appointment Only)

Call or Text:
Janet Nina Esagoff, Esq. | 516-274-3382

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

What We Do

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

ABOUT THE FOUNDER OF ESAGOFF LAW GROUP 

Admitted to the NY bar and U.S. Federal Court for the Eastern and Southern Districts, as well as the U.S. Supreme Court, Janet Nina Esagoff is  the Principal Attorney and Founding Member of 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, as well as general counsel to individuals and businesses.

Prior to the law, Janet was the owner and operator of a retail/manufacturing fashion enterprise based in Nassau and Westchester Counties. 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 selected as a “Super Lawyer, Rising Star” 2013-2019, and as a New York SuperLawyer in 2020, an honor bestowed upon only 5% of licensed attorneys in New York State. Janet’s honors have been publicized in the The New York Times in The Top Women Attorneys in New York section.

Janet has been a Special Instructor at Hofstra Law School., her alma mater, where she taught 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.

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.

Awards & Associations

AWARDS- Janet Nina Esagoff, Esq. 

  • 2020 – Honored by SuperLawyers as NY Metro Super Lawyer
  • 2013-2019 – Honored by SuperLawyers as NY Metro Rising Star
  • 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

Steps In A Lawsuit 101

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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CLOSING COSTS WHEN BUYING A HOME IN NEW YORK

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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What People Are Saying About Us

"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

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.

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