Stephen J. Fallis, Esq.

Of Counsel
Real Estate / Litigation
Contact Information

Phone: 212.681.6500

Fax: 212.681.4041

sfallis@sbchlaw.com

Stephen J. Fallis joined the Firm as "of counsel" in September 2006. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Fallis had been a partner at Carb Luria Cook & Kufeld LLP. Mr. Fallis previously held positions as an Assistant District Attorney in New York County, a Bureau Chief in the New York State Special Prosecutor's Office and Deputy Chief Counsel of the United States House of Representatives Select Committee on Assassinations.

Mr. Fallis concentrates his practice in commercial leasing and commercial real estate litigation. He has handled numerous lease and property disputes and construction and foreclosure cases. Mr. Fallis also has vast experience in the litigation of real estate brokerage actions, on behalf of both brokers and landlord/owners.

Education

Harvard Law School - 1967
Columbia College - 1964

Bar Admissions

New York - 1967
United States District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

Professional Associations

Association of the Bar of the City of New York

Reported Decisions

  • Waldbaum, Inc., v. Fifth Avenue of Long Island Realty Associates, 85 N.Y.2d 600, 627 N.Y.S.2d 298 (1995)
  • Silverstein Properties, Inc., v. Paine Webber, Jackson & Curtis, Inc., 65 N.Y.2d 785, 493 N.Y.S.2d 110 (1985)
  • Cablevision Systems Development Company v. Board of Assessors of the County of Nassau, 49 N.Y.2d 866, 427 N.Y.S.2d 932 (1980)
  • Broad Financial Center LLC v. National Association of Securities Dealers, Inc., 187 F.Supp.2d 139 (2002)
  • Serota v. Mayfair Super Markets, Inc., 300 A.D.2d 565, 752 N.Y.S.2d 541 (2d Dep’t 2002)
  • Serota v. Mayfair Super Markets, Inc., 15 A.D.3d 385, 790 N.Y.S.2d 173 (2d Dep’t 2005)
  • Madison Murray Associates v. Perlbinder, 215 A.D.2d, 204, 626 N.Y.S.2d 180 (1st Dep’t 1995)
  • Curtis Properties Corporation v. Genesco Inc., 259 A.D.2d 359, 687 N.Y.S.2d 51 (1st Dep’t 1999)
  • O’Keefe v. O’Keefe, 216 A.D.2d 549, 628 N.Y.S.2d 766 (2d Dep’t 1995)
  • Federated Associated v. Pergament Distributors, Inc., 240 A.D.2d 622, 659 N.Y.S.2d 1002 (2d Dep’t 1997)
  • Cinema Development Corporation v. Two Thirty Eight Realty Corp., 149 A.D.2d 648, 540 N.Y.S.2d 305 (2d Dep’t 1989)
  • Ally & Gargano, Inc. v. Biderman, 126 A.D.2d 354, 513 N.Y.S.2d 435 (1st Dep’t 1987)
  • Pahlavi Foundation v. Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, 90 A.D.2d 730 455 N.Y.S.2d 377 (1st Dep’t 1982)
  • Blumenthal v. 162 East 80th Tenants, Inc., 88 A.D.2d 871, 451 N.Y.S.2d 771 (1st Dep’t 1982)
  • One World Trade Center LLC v. Cantor Fitzgerald Securities, 6 Misc.3d 382, 789 N.Y.S.2d 652 (Sup. Ct. N.Y. Co. 2004)
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