ryanoksmallRyan V. Stearns is a former Associate at the Law Offices of Jerome J. Strelov.

Mr. Stearns previously worked for a law firm which represented major financial institutions and is experienced in real estate law and cooperative law.

Mr. Stearns received his JD from New York Law School and his BA from SUNY College at Buffalo.  He is admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey.


ameliaAmelia K. Brankov is counsel to the Litigation Group and Art Group at the law firm of  Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz, focusing on commercial dispute resolution, intellectual property law andart law. Ms. Brankov is a member of the Committee on Fine Arts of the New York State Bar Association’s Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Section, MLRC’s Litigation Committee, New York City Bar’s Women in the Courts Task Force and the Acquisitions Committee of the Guggenheim Museum’s Young Collectors Council.  She also serves as an arbitrator in New York City Civil Court matters and is a mediator.

LaurenErbst Lauren Erbst specializes in commercial and residential real estate law.  She represents purchasers and sellers of commercial and residential real estate. Ms. Erbst also represents landlords and tenants in all aspects of commercial leasing. In addition, Ms. Erbst has extensive experience in commercial mortgage and mezzanine financing, property development, joint venture agreements, workouts and restructurings, and various commercial contracts.

Ms. Erbst is admitted to practice law in New York and New Jersey.

Nahum Palefski  is a New York real estate attorney and former associate at the Law Offices of Jerome J. Strelov, Esq.