Adam Leitman Bailey is the founding partner at the eponymous law firm he built from the ground up into one of the foremost legal practices in New York. The firm, Adam Leitman Bailey P.C., focuses solely on real estate law and litigation and has become all but synonymous with the most important, bet-the-company disputes and deals of the new millennium. Its work has, in many cases, even served to transform the New York’s real estate landscape.
For its top-tier work, Adam Leitman Bailey P.C. has received awards and recognition from prestigious ranking agencies in the industry. Chambers and Partners has spotlighted Adam Leitman Bailey and the firm as a leading attorney and law firm for multiple years and has the distinct recognition to be one of three firms with 30 attorneys or less to have achieved these honors. Chambers and Partners remarked that Adam Leitman Bailey is a “tenacious and confident litigator who is quick-witted in court and respected by the judges.”
The Commercial Observer named Adam Leitman Bailey as one of New York’s Most Powerful Real Estate Attorneys, while Martindale-Hubbell awarded him with an AV rating – its highest possible ranking. Super Lawyers named him one of New York City’s Top 100 Lawyers and 70 percent of the firm’s attorneys received Super Lawyer honors. Adam Leitman Bailey and his firm has been named a Best Lawyer and Best Law Firm and he is a fellow of the highly prestigious American College of Real Estate Lawyers.
Adam Leitman Bailey’s philanthropy matches his drive to zealously protect his clients from injustice. Almost 20 years ago he founded Building Foundations & Dreams where he mentors students who grew up like he did, provides 4-year college scholarships, provides paying internships and supplies the tools to help these students obtain jobs including computers, interview clothing, advice, mentoring and assistance with the college admission process. Bailey also works with disabled children and one of his missions is to stop bullying.
Adam Leitman Bailey is also also a two-time award-winning author. His first book, Finding the Uncommon Deal, made the New York Times Bestseller list and earned Bailey a 2012 First Time Author Award from the Association of Real Estate Editors. Bailey’s second book, HOME, is a children's book that earned a Mom’s Choice Award and received a Silver award within the Literary Classics’ Picture Book/Early Reader category.