Corporate and Commercial Litigation Attorney | Anderson Kill P.C.

Elliot J. Coz

Attorney
New York

Elliot Coz is an attorney in Anderson Kill's New York office and concentrates his practice on corporate and commercial litigation.  He also has significant litigation experience involving real property, including cooperatives, condominiums, and homeowners associations.

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New York State Bar Association
New York City Bar Association
New York County Lawyers' Association

  • Defense and prosecution of claims of breach of fiduciary duty, waste, fraud, negligence, property damage, and/or breach of contract involving boards and their respective officers and directors
  • Representation of boards regarding various corporate governance issues
  • Representation of boards regarding corporate election disputes
  • Representation of cooperatives against tenant-shareholders in summary nonpayment and holdover proceedings, including, but not limited to, proceedings involving tenant-shareholders' objectionable conduct ("Pullman" proceedings) and actions concerning tenant-shareholders' illegal short-term rentals
  • 811 Walton Rescue LLC v. 811 Walton Tenants Corp., 20578-17E, NYLJ 1202794949290, p.1 (Bronx Sup., August 3, 2017), (Successfully defeated a cooperative shareholder-tenant’s attempt to consolidate a nuisance holdover proceeding with a Supreme Court action.  The Supreme Court held that consolidation is not appropriate when the claims asserted in a Supreme Court action [i.e., termination of a shareholder-tenant’s lease based on nuisance claims required a notice to cure] may be interposed as defenses in a summary holdover proceeding.  Therefore, Civil Court is the preferred forum for this dispute.)

 

 

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New Legal Responsibilities for New York Employers
Co-Op, Condo & Real Estate Advisor | September 22, 2017
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Refining Fining Techniques To Keep Condo Owners in Line
The New York Law Journal | June 26, 2017

EDUCATION

Brooklyn Law School, J.D.
John Hopkins University, B.A.

BAR ADMISSIONS

New York

COURT ADMISSIONS

United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York