Dolgetta Law, PLLC


John Dolgetta, Esq.


Managing Member

 

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John Dolgetta is the principal and managing member of the Dolgetta Law, PLLC. John received his Juris Doctor degree from Pace University School of Law and also received the School's Certificate of Concentration in International Law. His areas of concentration include real estate, real estate agency law, commercial leasing, corporate and commercial transactional law, mergers and acquisitions, representation of commercial and residential lenders, and wills, trusts and estates. John and his firm act as general outside corporate counsel to the Hudson Gateway Association of REALTORS®, Inc. (“HGAR”), the second largest REALTOR® trade association in New York State (with nearly 11,000 members) and among the largest in the nation. John’s firm also serves as general corporate counsel to the Hudson Gateway Multiple Listing Service, Inc. (“HGMLS”), a wholly owned subsidiary of HGAR.

In addition to providing general corporate legal counsel to HGAR and HGMLS, John’s firm, and predecessor firm, also assisted with and facilitated several mergers and acquisitions involving the Putnam Association of REALTORS®, Inc., the Orange County Association of REALTORS®, Inc, the Rockland County Board of REALTORS®, Inc., the Manhattan Association of REALTORS®, Inc., and most recently the Sullivan County MLS.

John is also the author of numerous articles on real estate law, real estate agency law, tax law, privacy laws, ethics and cyber breach issues which have been published in the legal column of Real Estate In-Depth (a monthly periodical of the Hudson Gateway Association of REALTORS®, Inc.) and in Legalines (a quarterly publication of the New York State Association of REALTORS®).

E-Mail John Dolgetta or jdolgetta@dolgettalaw.com.

 

Current Employment Position(s):

Managing Member

 

Areas Of Practice:

Commercial and Residential Real Estate Law
Corporate and Business Transactional Law
International Trade Law
Commercial and Residential Leasing
Representation of Residential and Commercial Lenders
Mergers and Acquisitions
Liquor Licenses
Not-for-Profit Corporation Law
501(c)(3) Applications
Finance and Transactional
Estate Planning
Wills and Estates
Transactional

 

Bar Admissions:

New York, 1999

 

Education:

Pace University School of Law (White Plains, New York)
Juris Doctor / Certificate of Concentration in International Law / Managing Editor, Pace Environmental Law Review

Fordham University (Bronx, NY)
Bachelor of Arts/Political Science
Certificate Program in Peace and Justice Studies

 

Published Works:

Errors and Omissions Coverage: An Essential Element of Being an Agent, published in Legalines, Third Quarter 2009 (a quarterly periodical published by the New York State Association of Realtors®)

Numerous articles published in the legal column of Real Estate In-Depth, (a monthly periodical published by the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors®, Inc.)

Friends of the Earth v. Crown Central Petroleum: The Surrogate Enforcer Must Be Allowed to "Stand Up" for the Environment, Pace Environmental Law Review, Summer, 1998

 

Teaching:

Instructor of Real Estate Law, Real Estate Agency Law, Tax Law, Contracts and Leasing at the School of Real Estate of the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors®, Inc.