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  • Friends of Parks and FUJIFILM Team Up at Kensico Dam

    October 9th, 2015

    Seth Mandelbaum, a partner with McCullough, Goldberger & Staudt, was on hand when FUJIFILM Holdings America Corporation presented Friends of Westchester County Parks with a $7,500 check in honor of Volunteer Day at Kensico Dam in Valhalla.

    During the event, staff members of FUJIFILM cleaned and polished the “Circle of Remembrance” that rings The Rising, Westchester County’s September 11th Memorial. Read the rest of this entry »

    Frank S. McCullough, Jr. honored at the Ninth Annual “Above the Bar Awards.”

    June 16th, 2015


    Frank S. McCullough, Jr., a partner with McCullough, Goldberger & Staudt, LLP, was honored recently at the Ninth Annual “Above the Bar Awards.”

    The ceremony was held at Pace Law School in White Plains on June 4 where McCullough was recognized as Westchester County’s “Leading Real Estate Attorney.”
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    Seth Mandelbaum Elected Vice Chair of Friends of Westchester County Parks

    May 3rd, 2015

    White Plains resident and attorney Seth Mandelbaum was recently elected Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Friends of Westchester County Parks, the group announced Wednesday.

    “We are very pleased to welcome Seth as Vice Chairman of Friends of Westchester County Parks,” said Joanne Fernandez, Chairperson of Friends of Westchester County Parks, in a statement. “His insight and passion for Westchester County parks is a great asset to the Board.”

    Mandelbaum, a partner with McCullough, Goldberger & Staudt, LLP in White Plains, was appointed to the Board of Trustees for Friends of Westchester County Parks in 2011. He practices in the areas of land use and environmental law, municipal law and not-for-profit organizations. Mandelbaum is one of only a handful of attorneys in New York to be certified by the U.S. Green Building Council as a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional (LEED® AP).
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    MGS Of Counsel Charles A. Goldberger Named to Board of Directors of Legal Services of the Hudson Valley

    April 27th, 2015
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    Parks and Trails

    February 18th, 2015

    Charles A. Goldberger of McCullough, Goldberger and Staudt LLP has been elected Board Member of Parks and Trails – New York, a non-profit organization that works to build, protect and promote a growing network of parks and more than 1,500 miles of greenways, bike paths and trails. With about 20 board members throughout the state, the organization works with state and local governments and other groups to improve and maintain the system.

    A senior partner in MGS, Mr. Goldberger heads the litigation department and concentrates on commercial, construction and personal injury litigation, commercial arbitration and Surrogate’s Court litigation. He is a member of the Westchester, New York State and White Plains Bar Associations, and of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association. In addition, he is a member of the Board of Directors of The Hebrew Hospital Home, Inc. and serves as General Counsel to several cooperative and condominium associations. He is Chairman of the Board of the YMCA Central and Northern Westchester and also serves on the Westchester County Parks, Recreation and Conservation Board. Mr. Goldberger has been a visiting professor in Estonia, Romania, Bulgaria, Poland and Serbia. He is a resident of White Plains.

     

    Goldberger Elected Chair of YMCA Board

    February 12th, 2015

    Charles-GoldbergerCharles A. Goldberger of McCullough, Goldberger and Staudt LLP has been elected Chairman of the Board of the YMCA Central and Northern Westchester. Goldberger has served on the board of the YMCA and as its legal counsel for many years. This is his second time in the role of chairman. He took the position at the Jan. 22 meeting, the first of the year, after his election in December. The YMCA consists of the White Plains facility, a community YMCA in Somers and Camp Combe YMCA in Putnam County.

    Mr. Goldberger heads the litigation department and concentrates on commercial, construction and personal injury litigation, commercial arbitration and Surrogate’s Court litigation. He is a member of the Westchester, New York State and White Plains Bar Associations, and of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association. In addition, he is a member of the Board of Directors of The Hebrew Hospital Home, Inc. and serves as General Counsel to several cooperative and condominium associations. He also serves on the Westchester County Parks, Recreation and Conservation Board.

    Mr. Goldberger has been a visiting professor in Estonia, Romania, Bulgaria, Poland and Serbia. He is a resident of White Plains.

    McCullough, Goldberger & Staudt Celebrates 30 Years in Community

    October 28th, 2014

    Law Firm Helps Shape Westchester County

    WHITE PLAINS, NY (October 2014) – McCullough, Goldberger & Staudt, LLP, one of the region’s leading law firms whose expertise has helped guide and shape Westchester County’s development, business and municipal landscape, is celebrating its 30th Anniversary.

    MGS was established by the merger of Taylor, McCullough & Geoghegan with Fredericks, Goldberger & Liberman, two firms with long, successful histories in Westchester County. Since its founding in 1984, MGS has specialized in land use and zoning law, commercial and Surrogate’s Court litigation, environmental law, municipal law, real estate law, banking law, and trusts & estates law. Read the rest of this entry »

    Rye Mixed-Use Building Gains Approval

    October 28th, 2014

    Led by Linda Whitehead and Seth M. Mandelbaum, McCullough, Goldberger and Staudt LLP successfully obtained Site Plan Approvals from the City of Rye Planning commission to convert an existing two-story office building at 2 Second Street in Rye to a restaurant and multi-dwelling apartment with parking.

    When completed the building, located in downtown Rye and across from the Metro-North train station, will be three stories and include 12 one-bedroom residential units on the second and third floors while the restaurant will occupy the ground floor. Parking will be on the ground floor.

     

    Construction Begins at Westchester Church of Christ

    September 2nd, 2014

    McCullough, Goldberger & Staudt helped the Westchester Church of Christ, located at 511 North Street in White Plains, obtain its site plan approval in 2011 and a subsequent amendment in 2013 from the City of White Plains for an approximately 10,500 square foot addition to its existing church and related improvements on the property including parking, landscaping and storm water improvements.  Construction on the project commenced in summer of 2014.

    Life Time Athletic Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony in Harrison, NY

    March 6th, 2014

    Deputy County Executive Kevin Plunkett; Frank McCullough, partner with McCullough, Goldberger and Staudt; Jeff Zwiefel, Life Time executive vice president and chief operating officer; and State Assemblyman David Buchwald, D-Harrison at the Life Time Athletic Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony in Harrison on February 6, 2014

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