Hertz, Cherson & Rosenthal PC
118-35 Queens Blvd. Ste 900
Forest Hills, NY 11375
Eliot J. Cherson is a Senior and Founding Partner of Hertz, Cherson & Rosenthal, P.C.
Mr. Cherson has been engaged in active practice specializing in real estate litigation in the Housing Court, Civil Court, Supreme Court, and Federal and Bankruptcy courts throughout the New York metropolitan area.
Eliot has served on the Civil Court, Housing Court and Select Committee on Court Reorganization of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York. He is also a member of the New York State and Queens County Bar Associations.
Since 1991, Eliot has been Legal Counsel to the Bronx-Manhattan North Association of Realtors Inc., the largest trade organization in the Bronx. In 1995, he was awarded the Board’s “Affiliate Member of the Year Award” for distinguished service and was also awarded the President’s Award in 2011.
Since 2002, Eliot has served as an Owner member of the Westchester County Rent Guidelines Board which establishes rent increases for rent regulated housing in Westchester.
Mr. Cherson graduated from Hofstra University School of Law and is admitted to practice in New York, United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts and the United States Supreme Court.