PROFESSIONAL BIO
Elaine Shay

Attorney at Law


A respected and skilled attorney with over 25 years of experience as a litigator representing clients before the Courts in the Bronx, Brooklyn, New York City and Queens. Ms. Shay is also a talented negotiator who understands her clients and works tirelessly to achieve their goals.  

 

Her practice is primarily concentrated on real estate and housing matters, including evictions, nonpayment cases, holdover proceedings, HP cases, ejectments, partition actions, DHCR filings, PARs, commercial litigation, leasing, summary proceedings, property transfers, mortgage transactions, corporate governance, shareholder disputes and appeals.

 

Ms. Shay is a magna cum laude graduate of the Cardozo

School of Law where she was a member of Law Review.  She is an adjunct professor teaching undergraduate and graduate classes in law, has served as a volunteer arbitrator in the Small Claims Part of the New York City Civil Court and is a member of the New York State Bar Association.