Julie F. Schechter
New York Office

437 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10022

P: 212-867-9500
F: 212-599-1759


Julie F. Schechter is a transactional attorney with broad real estate experience. Julie has advised and represented co-op/condo boards in all areas of concern. She has drafted and reviewed proprietary leases, by-laws and house rules, and assisted boards in enforcing such documents. In addition, she has negotiated with architects, engineers, contractors and vendors providing goods and services to the coop/condo associations. Julie has reviewed trusts and advised Cooperative Boards whether to permit the trusts to own cooperative shares. Julie has also represented sellers, purchasers, borrowers and financial institutions in various real estate and loan transactions, and both landlords and tenants in commercial and residential leasing transactions.

Selected Publications

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • Presenter, “Delayed Construction Seminar,” the Buildings New York Expo sponsored by the New York Association of Realty Managers, March 22, 2017.
  • Presenter, “Effective Construction Contracts,” the 36th Annual Housing Conference of the Council of New York Cooperatives & Condominiums, November 13, 2016.

Honors & Awards

  •  Recognized by Super Lawyers as a Rising Star in the New York Metro Area, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
    • Julie was also selected as a 2017 New York Metro Rising Star.

Professional Activities & Achievements

  • New York State Bar Association
  • New York City Bar Association

Academic Achievements

Julie received a J.D. degree from Brooklyn Law School in 2009 and earned a B.A., in Criminology and Criminal Justice from the University of Maryland, in 2006.