Thomas G. Sherwood

Founding Member

T. (516) 408-7030
F. (516) 408-7032

Tom founded the firm in 2005. Highly regarded in his field, Tom has lectured and published articles on many legal topics, including boundary line disputes, easements, title insurance claims, real estate broker commissions, and time of the essence real estate closings. He has earned the highest AV Preeminent® rating awarded by Martindale Hubbell.

With over three decades of extensive litigation, trial, and appellate experience, Tom represents clients in a broad spectrum of actions, including:

  • Adverse possession
  • Agent defalcation & disputes
  • Boundary, easement
    & license
  • Breach of contract
  • Breach of fiduciary duty
  • Business divorce & partnership disputes
  • Constructive trust
  • Cooperative & condominium disputes
  • Denials & disclaimers of insurance coverage
  • Fraud
  • Insurance coverage disputes
  • Landlord-tenant disputes
  • Lien priority & quiet title
  • Negligence
  • Nuisance, trespass & property damage
  • Partition & sale
  • Personal injury & wrongful death
  • Professional malpractice
  • Salvage & recoupment
  • Secured creditors’ rights
  • Shareholder disputes
  • Time of the essence & specific performance
  • Trusts & estates litigation

Tom counsels clients in sophisticated real estate transactions, including sales and acquisitions, commercial leasing, ground leasing, and easement, boundary, and other agreements affecting the rights of real property owners. Tom also counsels clients on general business matters.