Edward Farrell

Partner

P 212.216.8090   F 212.216.8001
1350 Broadway
New York, NY 10018

 
P 212.216.8090   F 212.216.8001   efarrell@tarterkrinsky.com

Edward Farrell is a Partner focused in the areas of transactional real estate and mortgage finance. He has practiced law since 1990 and has broad experience in various types of real estate transactions. He represents large institutional lenders in mortgage loan transactions as well as purchasers and sellers of commercial and residential real estate. He also has substantial experience in drafting and negotiating commercial leases and handling mortgage foreclosure litigation cases.

Ed has represented real estate developers in the acquisition of commercial buildings that have been converted into residential condominium units and in the preparation of offering plans for the sale of residential condominium units.

Prior to joining Tarter Krinsky & Drogin, Ed was an Associate at Jaspan Schlesinger Hoffman LLP.

Representative Matters:

  • Representing a commercial building owner in a complex, multimillion-dollar mortgage refinance transaction that involved negotiating the waiving of substantial prepayment penalties and defeasance charges.
  • Representing a real estate developer in a multimillion-dollar mortgage bridge loan transaction to fund the pre-development of a 17-story luxury condominium building.
  • Representing a client in an office lease for an entire floor of a Midtown Manhattan office building consisting of more than 20,000 square feet, a transaction that involved a complex construction build-out of the space.
Education
  • St. John’s University, B.A. 1986
  • New York Law School, J.D. 1989
Admissions
  • New York
Memberships
  • American Bar Association
  • New York City Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
Articles
  • Defining Contractual Best Efforts, New York Law Journal, 2008
  • Selling After Death of an Owner - Special Requirements Exist to Ensure Clear Title is Conveyed in Co-Ops and Condos, New York Law Journal, 2005
  • The TKD Advisor: Mortgage Contingency Clauses: Essential Protection for Purchasers
  • The TKD Construction Advisor - Three Strategies For Dealing With Balking Purchasers
  • The TKD Advisor: Contract Law: What Does Giving Your Best Efforts Mean?
  • The TKD Advisor: Selling Real Estate When One or More of the Owners Have Died
Speaking Engagements
  • “How to Stay Ahead of the Economy,” New York Staffing Association, 2009
  • Advertising Week

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  • apple seeds LLC

    apple seeds LLC is a growing organization that provides indoor playground facilities, classes, birthday parties and other activities. As an emerging and growing business, apple seeds needed a business-minded legal partner who understood the challenges of being a middle market business. They needed help building the company from the ground floor up, and providing a solid foundation for future growth.  

Education
  • St. John’s University, B.A. 1986
  • New York Law School, J.D. 1989
Admissions
  • New York
Memberships
  • American Bar Association
  • New York City Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
Articles
  • Defining Contractual Best Efforts, New York Law Journal, 2008
  • Selling After Death of an Owner - Special Requirements Exist to Ensure Clear Title is Conveyed in Co-Ops and Condos, New York Law Journal, 2005
  • The TKD Advisor: Mortgage Contingency Clauses: Essential Protection for Purchasers
  • The TKD Construction Advisor - Three Strategies For Dealing With Balking Purchasers
  • The TKD Advisor: Contract Law: What Does Giving Your Best Efforts Mean?
  • The TKD Advisor: Selling Real Estate When One or More of the Owners Have Died
Speaking Engagements
  • “How to Stay Ahead of the Economy,” New York Staffing Association, 2009