Richard Gertler is a Partner who practices out of the firm’s East Meadow, Long Island office. His particular areas of focus include commercial litigation, bankruptcy, business law, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, and commercial real estate.
Mr. Gertler litigates a wide range of complex commercial matters involving corporate and shareholder disputes, commercial landlord/tenant issues, unfair competition, construction disputes, intellectual property issues, and general business disputes. He also represents debtors, bankruptcy trustees, creditors and creditors’ committees in all phases of bankruptcy proceedings. When necessary, Mr. Gertler represents clients at arbitrations, mediations, court proceedings, or administrative hearings. Additionally, Mr. Gertler counsels businesses at all stages of development, from incorporation through dissolution, and advises them on diverse business transactions, including growth strategies involving acquisitions, mergers and joint ventures, and also advises on structuring their financial transactions, including obtaining secured or unsecured loans and other financing. Mr. Gertler is certified as a Mediator by the Commercial Division of the Nassau County Supreme Court of the State of New York, and is best known for his innovative and strategic approach to solving problems.