Pro Bono

Temple Sinai of Bergen County

Partner Peter Zlotnick and his family have been members of Temple Sinai of Bergen County for nearly 20 years. In 2009, during Peter’s recovery from a medical procedure, he became close to Temple Sinai's Rabbi. Once he recovered, he was asked to chair the Rabbi Liaison Committee, an ad hoc...

Consumer Bankruptcy Project of the City Bar Justice Center

Marty Bunin is a bankruptcy partner in our New York City office. While focusing on business bankruptcy in his regular practice, Marty works on individual consumer bankruptcy cases as a volunteer at the Consumer Bankruptcy Project of the City Bar Justice Center. The purpose of the Consumer Bankruptcy Project is...

Assisting Project Ezra in its Commitment to Care for the Elderly

Project Ezra is a not-for-profit corporation founded in 1974 and operates out of Manhattan. Its primary purpose is to render assistance to needy elderly individuals of the Jewish religion, and others, residing primarily in Manhattan's Lower East Side. Project Ezra aids the elderly by providing companions to care for their...

Keeping L.I. Green while Saving Sustainable Long Island Some Green

Sustainable Long Island is a not-for-profit organization founded in 1996 by a diverse group of stakeholders in the Long Island community. Sustainable Long Island's mission is to promote economic development, environmental health, and social equality on Long Island for the current generation and generations to come. The organization does...

Helping The Unisphere Foundation Beautify the City

The Unisphere Foundation is a not-for-profit foundation that was founded in 2003 and operates out of Queens, New York. Its mission is to maintain and restore Flushing Meadows Corona Park, as well as expand programs available in the park. With 1,285 acres of land that has housed world fairs,...

Helping Queens Reach its Full Potential

The Flushing Willets Point Corona Development Corporation is an organization comprised of private and public sector stakeholders that seeks to develop a comprehensive set of economic development goals for the Greater Flushing - Willets Point - Corona area of north-central Queens. Its missions are to: - advocate for new economic development...

Helping a Social Services Agency Sell Real Estate

The Suffolk County Coalition Against Domestic Violence is a not-for-profit organization founded in 1976. Its assists and empowers victims of domestic violence and seeks to prevent such violence through a variety of services. It accomplishes its goals through a 24-hour hotline, a precinct outreach project, legal assistance, employment advocacy,...

MovINNg Along: Buying & Selling Buildings, Revising Certificates of Incorporation

The INN (Interfaith Nutrition Network) is a not-for-profit corporation that provides food, shelter, and support services to the hungry and the homeless of Long Island. Founded in 1983 as a single soup kitchen run in Hempstead, New York by a small group of volunteers, the organization soon grew into a...

Helping the Edwin Gould Academy so They Can Help Others

The Edwin Gould Academy is a center that provides affordable housing, education, and job training to young adults from the ages of 18-25 that have aged out of foster care or the juvenile justice system. Founded in 1990, the center's mission is to empower young individuals to be self sufficient...

Giving Hope to a Church with a Major Tax Dilemma

The Long Island Community Fellowship is a Christian church that welcomes the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender community of Long Island. The church believes strongly in the idea of community building, social outreach, and equality. From the congregation's first gathering in a conference room, the church has grown in numbers...