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Juan Restrepo
Senior Associate

jrestrepo@goldsteinhall.com
Tel.: 646.768.4106

A specialist in construction, commercial, real estate litigation and commercial leasing, Juan Restrepo joined Goldstein Hall in 2013. Juan, a native of Colombia, migrated to the United States at age 16. While attending St. John’s University School of Law, he worked as a trial preparation assistant in the special litigation bureau of the office of the district attorney in New York County. There, he handled FOIL and subpoena requests, along with drug and illegal activity holdovers. He was also a member of the National Trial Team, Hispanic National Bar Association Moot Court competition team, Street Law en Espanol Coordinator for the Latin American Law Students Association, and the regional student President for the Hispanic National Bar Association. Prior to joining Goldstein Hall, Juan worked for the real estate law firm of Novick Edelstein Lubell Reisman Wasserman and Leventhal, P.C., where he focused on real estate litigation and transactions. At Goldstein Hall, Juan represents Developers, Contractors, Subcontractors, Construction Managers, Property Managers, Property Owners, and Coops and Condo Boards. Aside from his professional career, Juan’s interests span from local politics and art, to playing the guitar and his native sport, soccer.

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York
  • United States District Court Southern District of New York
  • United State District Court Eastern District of New York

Expertise

  • Summary non-payment and holdover proceedings
  • DHCR, Human Rights, DOB and ECB administrative proceedings
  • HP proceedings
  • Coop and Condo litigation
  • Commercial litigation
  • Construction litigation and development
  • Personal injury defense
  • Receivership management and litigation
  • Residential and commercial foreclosures
  • Commercial and residential leasing
  • Residential and commercial closings
  • Business incorporations

Education

  • St. John’s University School of Law, J.D.
  • St. John’s University, B.A., Political Science

Memberships

  • New York City Bar Association

Languages

  • Spanish