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Best of Both Worlds

We offer large firm experience with the value of a smaller boutique.  Enjoy personal attention, competitive rates, and quick turnaround without sacrificing excellence, quality, and integrity.  We are equipped to handle legal matters of all sizes, from small to very large and complex cases and transactions.  Click on any image above to learn about our practice areas and how we can help you.  Our modern midtown office is conveniently located near Penn Station, south of Times Square, and is easily accessible by subway, train, bus, or car with parking nearby.

Experience Does Matter

Scott Lanin has 25 years of experience.  He has represented individuals, businesses, lenders, homeowners, trustees, and receivers. Formerly associated with prestigious NYC and Long Island firms, he graduated in the top of his class with honors from NYU’s Stern School of Business and St. John’s Law School (Law Review).  Our of-counsel attorneys include a Law School Professor/former Federal Judge’s Law Clerk; a former Asst. District Attorney/experienced trial lawyer; and an international lawyer with a graduate law degree.


Our practice is dedicated to commercial litigation, bankruptcy, business, foreclosure, and collection law.  Business laws, real estate laws and debtor-creditor laws all interact .  We understand how they affect your legal rights.   We are at ease in state, federal and bankruptcy courts.  We handle cases involving a few thousand dollars to millions.  We are counsel to individuals and a variety of businesses, including self-employed individuals, start-ups, and large corporations.  Our attorneys have 80 years of combined legal knowledge.

Smart Fighters

Our firm’s model for success is based on attorney Scott Lanin’s training in the martial arts and full contact kickboxing since 1984. An experienced instructor, Attorney Lanin holds two 2d degree black belts and is a real fighter in and out of court.  Our firm’s success is based on these principles:  Avoid confrontation but fight fiercely when necessary.  Think creatively.  Negotiate from strength.  Work hard.  Adapt and overcome weakness.  Pay rigorous attention to detail.  Persevere.  Show courtesy and respect.  Integrity and quality matter.

Success Stories, Results, News & The Law

Lanin Law P.C. Named New York Bankruptcy Law Firm Of The Year For Second Year In A Row (2014)

Lanin Law P.C. Successful! Mortgage Loan Modifications With Chase and Residential Credit Services

Lanin Law P.C. Prevails In Kings Supreme Court: The Doctrine Of The Law Of The Case Defeats A Lender’s Summary Judgment Motion

A Thank You From Our Berkeley College Summer Interns (9/19/13)

Lanin Law P.C. Named New York Bankruptcy Law Firm Of The Year (2013)

Professor Debbie Lanin Was Recently Honored To Meet With U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Maria Sotomayor at Touro Law School (9/16/13).

Success! Lanin Law P.C. Obtains Dismissal Of Aurora Loan Services Foreclosure Action In Bronx Supreme Court

Success! Lanin Law P.C. Obtains Another 2% HAMP Mortgage Loan Modification

Attorney Scott Lanin quoted by Law 360 about new foreclosure rental program

Scott Lanin Finishes 3 Month Trial In Supreme Court – Post Trial Brief On Fiduciary Liability In Business and Real Estate Litigation

Post Trial Briefing on Sales-Leasebacks As Disguised Loans/Financing

Success In The Kings County Supreme Court! Helping A Homeowner Who Got Scammed

Being Careful When Drafting Agreements

Rescission Of Transactions Consummated By Fraud

Success! – Another TRO in the Bronx Stops A Foreclosure Sale

Chase Loan Mod Success! How We Turned A Champ Into a Hamp

Successful Loan Modification With CitiMortgage

Lanin Law P.C. Successful With Mortgage Loan Modification!

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