Lyle C.




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About Lyle

Lyle C. Mahler is a trusted adviser who prides himself on providing practical, business-centric advice to his clients.

Lyle has extensive experience representing individuals and businesses in connection with mergers and acquisitions, capital investments and joint venture arrangements, with a special emphasis on real estate joint ventures. He also handles a variety of general corporate matters, including the negotiation and preparation of shareholder agreements, LLC operating agreements and various types of commercial contracts. Clients regularly seek out Lyle for general business counseling.

In addition, Lyle has broad experience representing lenders in both secured and unsecured loan transactions, including syndicated and asset-based loan facilities and frequently provides advice on complex structuring issues.

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  • Fordham University School of Law
  • State University of New York at Buffalo

Bar Admissions

  • New York

Affiliations & Appointments

  • New York State Bar Association
  • Nassau County Bar Association

Articles & Advisories

Guidelines for Backdating

By Lyle C. Mahler, Esq. In my practice, clients often ask me if they can date a document with a date…

August 01, 2019

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Selling Your Business: Baskets, Deductibles and Caps, Oh My!

By Lyle C. Mahler You’re a business owner and have spent years nurturing and growing your business into a valuable asset,…

May 09, 2018

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Do Bulk Sales Laws Still Exist in New York?

By Lyle C. Mahler I recently came across a discussion among members of the Business Law Section of the NYS…

January 11, 2018

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Changes to the New York State LLC Publication Requirements

August 18, 2006

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Everything’s Great Today, But … The Importance of a Shareholder/Buy-Sell Agreement

Those operating businesses as franchisors have undoubtedly been told of the importance of shielding one’s personal assets from the attacks…

June 01, 2005

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Understanding the Specifics of a Business Divorce

Breaking up is hard to do, so Uniondale-based law firm Farrell Fritz has set up a practice group to make…

June 30, 2016

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Farrell Fritz Counsels Disputing Partners with Business Divorce Practice Group

The attached advertorial, published in the May 27, 2016 issue of Long Island Business News, discusses the launch of Farrell Fritz’s…

June 02, 2016

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Who’s Who in Corporate Law

June 21, 2013

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Four Named As Counsel at Farrell Fritz

March 01, 2005

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Press Releases

Farrell Fritz Launches Business Divorce Practice Group

Farrell Fritz is pleased to announce the launch of the firm’s Business Divorce practice group. Led by Peter A. Mahler,…

June 06, 2016

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Lyle C. Mahler Appointed to the LI Chapter of the Turnaround Management Association’s Board of Directors

Farrell Fritz partner, Lyle C. Mahler, has been appointed to the Long Island chapter of the Turnaround Management Association’s board…

July 13, 2010

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Farrell Fritz Partner, Lyle C. Mahler, to Receive Long Island Business News’ “40 Under 40” Award

Lyle C. Mahler, a partner in Farrell Fritz’s corporate and banking department, has been selected by Long Island Business News…

January 06, 2010

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Lyle C. Mahler Appointed to Stages of Learning Board

Lyle C. Mahler, a partner in Farrell Fritz’s corporate and banking department, has been appointed to the board of directors…

July 09, 2009

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Farrell Fritz Announces Attorney Promotions

January 17, 2007

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Farrell Fritz, P.C. Appoints Four New Counsel and Jodi L. Gladstone Joins as a New Associate

January 03, 2005

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AV Preeminent Martindale-Hubbell

Peer Review Rating

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Long Island Pulse Magazine

Long Island’s Top Legal Eagles 2013

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Long Island Business News

Who’s Who in Corporate Law 2013, 40 Under 40 2010

Community Work

Lyle is very active in the Long Island community, devoting his time to many local charities and events, as well as coaching his children’s sports teams. He was recently appointed to the business development committee of the Hauppauge Industrial Association and has been a member of the Hospice Care Network’s finance committee since 2011. Lyle also served on the Long Island-Turnaround Management Association’s (LI-TMA) board of directors from 2010 to 2015.