Posts by admin:
Awarded Summary Judgment Dismissing Insured’s Action on Title Policy
(February 2020) Tom Sherwood and Robyn Fearon successfully moved for summary judgment dismissing mortgage lender’s action against lender’s title insurer, arising from the loss of the mortgaged property by tax deed.
- Posted on: Feb 12 2020
Obtained Dismissal of Action Due to Improper Service of Process
(February 2020) Following a traverse hearing, Tom Sherwood succeeded in dismissing an action based upon challenged service of process in New York upon our clients who had returned to China.
- Posted on: Feb 1 2020
Obtained Favorable Settlement for Lender in Contested Foreclosure Action
(January 2020) Tom Sherwood and Robyn Fearon successfully negotiated a favorable settlement on behalf of lender in foreclosure action arising from mortgage signed with invalid power of attorney.
- Posted on: Jan 15 2020
Successfully Resolved Outstanding Cooperative Maintenance Matter
(January 2020) Amy Abbandondelo obtains outstanding cooperative maintenance fees from deceased shareholder’s lender on behalf of cooperative corporation outside of litigation.
- Posted on: Jan 1 2020
Successfully Resolved Action Seeking to Subordinate Mortgage Lien
(December 2019) Tom Sherwood and Amy Abbandondelo successfully persuaded the United States to abandon its claim that our client’s mortgage was subordinate to its Federal tax lien, resulting in the preservation of our client’s mortgage lien priority.
- Posted on: Dec 15 2019
Obtained Favorable Settlement for Buyer in Specific Performance Action
(December 2019) Tom Sherwood and Amy Abbandondelo Negotiated a Favorable Settlement on behalf of buyer in contract to purchase a two-family home in Brooklyn, resulting in the buyer’s purchase of the subject real property.
- Posted on: Dec 1 2019
Sherwood & Truitt Moved Suite Offices
(November 2019) We are excited to announce that the firm has moved to a bigger, newly renovated office space located at 300 Garden City Plaza, Suite 136, Garden City, New York 11530. Our new space features a larger windowed conference room and additional attorneys’ offices to accommodate our continued growth.
- Posted on: Nov 1 2019
Awarded Summary Judgment in Favor of Landlord
(October 2019) Jim Truitt and Robyn Fearon successfully moved for summary judgment and a money judgment in favor of landlord and against guarantor of a commercial lease.
- Posted on: Oct 15 2019
Jim Truitt and Amy Abbandondelo Negotiate Favorable Settlement for Widow in Dispute over Deceased’s Estate
(October 2019) In an acrimonious dispute between deceased’s widow and his siblings over the distribution of deceased’s estate in which deceased’s siblings claimed deceased’s widow had abandoned the deceased, Jim Truitt and Amy Abbandondelo negotiated a favorable settlement on behalf of deceased’s widow, resulting in widow’s acquisition of a valuable two-family home in Queens.
- Posted on: Oct 1 2019
Obtained Dismissal of Fraudulent Conveyance Action
(August 2019) Tom Sherwood and Robyn Fearon obtained order dismissing complaint seeking to set aside deed into our client as a fraudulent conveyance.
- Posted on: Sep 1 2019