About Us

The Esagoff Law Group is an innovative and inclusive law firm offering real value in legal services to our our individual, business and pro-bono clients.

Our firm offers a wide array of legal services, with an emphasis on Business Law, Real Estate and Litigation.

We are proud to offer our unique “customer-service” approach in our law practice on a 24/7 basis that advances our clients’ goals, whether at the closing table, in a settlement negotiation or in court.

Our approach is pragmatic. Our legal fees are reasonable, often at flat-fees rather than the billable hour. In this way, clients needn’t worry about being charged for every phone call, text or email. It’s all included so we can focus our attention on your legal matter, not your legal invoices. We also offer payment plans which are in line with our clients’ budgets and financial expectations. The ultimate goal at the Esagoff Law Group is zealous advocacy, efficiency and great success for our clients.

OUR PHILOSOPHY OF LEGAL PRACTICE

• We will listen to you and zealously represent your interests.

• We will provide the highest quality of legal representation.

• We will be responsive to your needs to achieve your goals.

With Janet Nina Esagoff at the helm, the team at the Esagoff Law Group, P.C. is dedicated to providing exceptional, cost effective legal representation.

We are a boutique law firm with a unique approach. As your trusted advisors, we take the time to fully understand your goals and the legal issues at hand. In this way, we can most effectively represent you, whether to expertly negotiate a settlement, aggressively argue in court or handle your next real estate closing.

REASONABLE LEGAL FEES

It is important that a client be informed up front of the costs of litigation, or a transactional matter. At Esagoff Law Group, we bill primarily on a “flat-fee” basis, so that our clients can relax about their legal fees, not worry about runaway costs, and focus with us so that we may get to the finish line. Therefore, a client is always free to call us, email or text without watching the clock.

EFFICIENT & ECONOMICAL

We are acutely aware of the price sensitivity confronting most businesses and individuals when contemplating litigation and other legal matters. By running a mobile office with low overhead, Esagoff Law Group is able to keep legal costs down, by regularly offering reasonable, flat fees. There will be no billing for phone calls, texts, emails whether with clients or our adversaries.

24/7 RESPONSIVENESS

We strive to be responsive to our clients and adversaries, on a 24/7 basis. In this way, there is no undue delay in protracting a settlement, or even a litigation. We offer updates to our clients in “real time” so they are aware of the status of their case and do not get surprised by developments days, weeks or months later.

ON-THE-GO

The Esagoff Law Group is a mobile law practice. We meet our clients at our offices, or theirs, or at the local coffee shop.

FREE CONSULTATION

We are always happy to meet with you or do a phone conference to discuss your legal matter. No charge, we are hear to listen and to help.

Services

CIVIL LITIGATION

Pre-action engagement; commencement of lawsuits in small claims, district court, NY State Court, Federal Court

BUSINESS LAW

Contract review, contract drafting, lease drafting & lease review

REAL ESTATE

Real estate closings- Residential, commercial transactions. Loan refinancing, title work, clearing building violations

LANDLORD/TENANT LITIGATION

Holdover Actions; Non-Payment Actions; Warning Letters; Settlement of Claims

"In seeking a lawyer, you are looking for an advocate, an expert advisor on the law and on your rights and responsibilities, a strategist, a negotiator, and a litigator."

Laura Wesser

ABOUT THE OWNER

Janet Nina Esagoff,  the Principal Attorney at the ESAGOFF LAW GROUP, P.C. , concentrates her law practice in the areas of Real Estate, Business Law and Civil Litigation including contract disputes, real estate claims, corporate and partnership disputes. Janet is a Special Instructor at Hofstra Law School., her alma mater where she teaches law students Foundational Lawyering Skills.

Janet has been honored as a “Super Lawyer, Rising Star” every year since 2013 and published in the The New York Times in The Top Women Attorneys in New York section. Janet also has extensive experience in foreclosure practice, loan modifications, and loan workouts as well as quiet title actions. She has successfully argued before the Second Dept., Appellate Division in April 2016, a case that was published in the New York Law Journal.

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A graduate of the Hofstra University School of Law, Janet was admitted to practice law in New York in 2009. She is also admitted to the United States Southern and Eastern District Courts as well as the United States Supreme Court.

In the Fall of 2016, Janet will be teaching a pre-trial skills course as a Special Adjunct Instructor at Hofstra Law School., her alma mater.

Janet has been honored as a “SuperLawyer, Rising Star” since 2013. She was recently honored in April 2016 as one of “Long Island’s Top Women in the Law” by her alma mater, Hofstra University School of Law. Janet has also been selected as A “Women of Distinction” in 2009 by the NYS Senate and in the “Women’s Roll of Honor” in 2015 by the Town of North Hempstead.

Janet served as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Great Neck Library Association, from 2006-2015 including as its President. She currently serves as the Vice President of the Board of Directors of the Iranian American Bar Association, New York Chapter of which she has been a member since 2010. Janet is a member of the Nassau County Bar Association, and the Hadassah-Yashar Bar Association of Lawyers and Judges.

Prior to the law, Janet was the owner and operator of a thriving business, a retail/manufacturing enterprise with three locations on Long Island and in Westchester County. Given her background as an entrepreneur, Janet has considerable experience in business matters and readily offers pragmatic advice to her clients. Janet maintains her Broker license in real estate and is very knowledgeable in real estate, construction, and development

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Janet Nina Esagoff’s Awards & Special Distinctions

      • Outstanding Women in the Law 2017- Hofstra School of Law
      • Honored by Super Lawyers Rising Stars since 2013
      • Top Women Attorneys in Metro New York since 2013
      • Board Member- Iranian American Bar Association- New York Chapter
      • Board Member- J’Inspire- Queens
      • Special Faculty Instructor- Hofstra University School of Law
      • Nassau County Bar Association- Mentor/Pro Bono Award
      • Great Neck Chamber of Commerce- Former Member- Board of Directors

     

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