Rory Greebel Partner




Rory Greebel practices in the area of commercial litigation and has represented a variety of businesses in his legal career, including but not limited to accounting firms, business managers, small corporations, real estate development firms, construction companies and municipalities. Rory is experienced in handling contractual disputes between businesses and former shareholders, including restrictive covenant cases. He has worked on multimillion-dollar real estate litigation matters and regulatory proceedings, and is well versed in drafting agreements for the clients he represents.

Rory also has handled class actions, FINRA litigation, product liability cases, labor law matters, insurer-broker disputes and property damage cases. He has second-chaired multiple arbitrations and has vast experience in all aspects of his clients’ litigation needs, including arguing motions, solely appearing for court conferences, conducting and defending depositions, and preparing/drafting motions for argument in federal and state courts. Rory also has successfully resolved matters in private alternative dispute resolution, a viable and desirable alternative to the traditional adversarial judicial processes.

During law school, Rory interned with the Federal Trade Commission in New York City and for The Honorable William R. LaMarca, State Supreme Court, Mineola, New York.

Representative Matters

Litigated and settled matter for local construction developers in a joint venture dispute between partners

Drafted portions of motion for summary judgment on behalf of multinational publicly traded company in license dispute

Participated in preparation of pleadings brought on behalf of foreign investors in out-of-state commercial investment project

Defended real estate contractor and developer clients in post-closing construction litigation regarding completed hotel in midtown Manhattan

Assisted in preparation of amicus brief on behalf of national realtors on winning side of historic U.S. Supreme Court case

Defended a securities firm in a FINRA arbitration brought by its former employees

Arbitrated matter on behalf of national political consulting firm on breach of contract claims with international company

Successfully mediated on behalf of local municipalities, local construction authorities and construction companies on construction and product liability matters

Drafted and successfully argued motion for summary judgment on behalf of construction manager dismissing New York Labor Law claims made against company

Briefed appellate papers defending the motion for summary judgment victory on behalf of construction manager; brief defeated appellant's attempt to reinstate New York Labor Law claims