About the Real Property Law Section

Mindy H. Stern
CHAIR, Real Property Law Section

Mindy H. Stern of New York City is the new chair of the Real Property Section.

A partner at Schwartz Sladkus Reich Greenberg Atlas LLP, she represents public institutions, private companies and not-for-profit organizations in the sale, purchase, leasing and financing of commercial real estate. She concentrates her private client practice on high net worth individuals in the sale and purchase of residential property, and estate planning and estate administration.

Stern chairs the section’s task force creating a scholarship fund in memory of State Bar former president, Lorraine Power Tharp, who died in 2008, and is a former co-chair of the section’s Committee on Not-for-Profit Entities and Concerns. 

Stern is a member of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers, was an adjunct professor at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law between 2007 and 2014,  and is a former chair of the Real Property Law Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York.

She has lectured for the State Bar, Practising Law Institute, Schack Institute of Real Estate New York University and the Association of the Bar of the City of New York. Stern received her undergraduate degree from Lafayette College and her law degree from Rutgers Law School.

The following items will be helpful in navigating the Section and its goals.

Mission Statement

Guidelines for Officers

Section Bylaws

Former Chairs of the Section

Executive Committee (roster)

The next meetings of the Executive Committee will be:

Friday, October 14, 2016
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Friday, April 21, 2017

Executive Committee Meeting Minutes
January 29, 2014

April 11, 2014

July 17, 2014

October 17, 2014

January 28, 2015

April 17, 2015

July 16, 2015

October 16, 2015

January 27, 2016

April 15, 2016

July 14, 2016

Committees of the Real Property Law Section