Samuel P. Ross has extensive experience representing prominent real estate owners in transactions across the country. Sam represents sellers and purchasers of major office buildings, apartment complexes, hotels, and retail establishments. He also represents landlords and tenants in office, retail, restaurant and garage leases, and has negotiated important ground leases on behalf of ground lessors and lessees.
He also routinely handles major ground lease rent reset arbitrations. Each year since 2012, Sam has been selected as a Notable Practitioner in the Real Estate section by Chambers USA, the leading legal directory that publishes annual rankings based on interviews with thousands of clients.
He was lauded by clients as “an excellent lawyer; a deal maker who is very rational and clear-sighted,” further commenting that, “He makes everything simple and to the point.” Chambers mentioned that, “He regularly represents clients in high-value ground lease transactions.”
Sam is noted by clients as, “an excellent attorney” and was noted by Chambers, that Ross’s “commercial real estate practice displays particular expertise in advising high-value property owners across acquisitions and dispositions.”
LL.M., Taxation, New York University School of Law, 1973
J.D., Brooklyn Law School, 1972
B.A., Bucknell University, 1969
Bar & Court Admissions :
New York, 1973
U.S. Tax Court, 1973
Professional & Community Affiliations :
The Association of the Bar of the City of New York