Ruskin Moscou Faltischek has added veteran attorneys Jerry Siegelman and Anthony Baronci to its real estate practice, which is being reorganized and expanded under co-chairs Eric Rubenstein and Benjamin Weinstock.
“Jerry and Anthony have worked together for the last several years, and we are excited to add these two seasoned attorneys whose talents and strengths complement each other and greatly enhances our ability to maximize the value of our clients’ real estate investments,” Rubenstein said as part of the announcement, which was made by managing partner Adam Silvers.
Siegelman, who is joining RMF as a Partner, received his Juris Doctor degree from Boston University School of Law, and also holds a Master of Public Administration degree from Baruch College. He joins RMF from Ackerman, Levine, Cullen, Brickman and Limmer of Great Neck, where he supervised the firm’s real estate practice, including commercial and residential acquisitions, dispositions, financing and leasing. For over 25 years he has represented Prestige Properties and Development Co., Inc., of New York, owner and developer of commercial real estate including the 1.3 million square-foot Bay Plaza Shopping Center and the 780,000 foot Mall at Bay Plaza.
Baronci joins the firm as counsel, bringing nearly 25 years’ experience as a real estate and legislative attorney. He handles all types of real estate transactions including enclosed mall and strip center development, commercial leasing, and anchor store and “big box” leasing. Baronci holds a Juris Doctor degree from St. John’s University School of Law, as well as a Bachelors in Finance from Fordham University.
“Ruskin Moscou Faltischek has an outstanding reputation working on behalf of its real estate clients, and I look forward to bringing my extensive commercial and retail experience to the firm’s Real Estate Department,” said Siegelman.