Deirdre A. Carson

Deirdre Carson

has more than 25 years of experience as a land use and co-op/condo lawyer. She has represented developers, real estate investors and educational institutions in land use and zoning matters, with associated environmental quality reviews, as well as in cooperative and condominium legal matters, before the City’s Department of Buildings, City Planning Commission, Board of Standards and Appeals, City Council Landmarks Preservation Commission and the State Attorney General’s office. Recently, Deirdre was the lead zoning lawyer representing a New York City university in obtaining New York City land use approvals of a Master Plan for the development of 2.3 million square feet of residential, academic and dormitory space. Deirdre was selected as one of Real Estate Forum’s Women of Influence in September 2009.

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Areas of Practice 1) Real Estate, 2) Real Estate Operations, 3) Land Development and 4) Environmental
Law School J.D., cum laude, New York University School of Law, 1976
Education B.A., cum laude, Harvard University, 1972
Bar Member / Association State bar of New York,U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York,U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York
Most recent firm Greenberg Traurig LLP
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