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  • Town of Harrison, NY Votes to Allow Multi-Family Housing on Platinum Mile

    September 12th, 2016

    Normandy Real Estate Partners

    Two 1970s Office Buildings owned by Normandy Real Estate Partners to Make Way for
    421 Unit Rental Apartment Housing Development

    Harrison, NY – September 1, 2016 – Normandy Real Estate Partners, a leading real estate operator and fund manager, today announced that the Town of Harrison Town Board has approved an important “first” for the Platinum Mile of the Interstate 287 (Cross Westchester Expressway) corridor by voting to approve a Special Exception Use Permit that will allow creation of 421 rental apartments, including 42 affordable units, on a site that for nearly 50 years has been occupied by two corporate office buildings.  This will be the first multi-family housing in the so-called “teardrop” area of the I-287 corridor (between I-287, I-684, the connector road from I-287 to I-684, and the Hutchinson River Parkway), what has long been known as an epicenter of corporate offices.
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    McCullough, Goldberger & Staudt, LLP is pleased to be working with Iona College

    July 28th, 2016


    McCullough, Goldberger & Staudt, LLP is pleased to be working with Iona College as it modernizes and transforms its New Rochelle campus. MGS Partner James Staudt represented the College in obtaining land use approvals from the City of New Rochelle for a new Student Residence Hall, located at the corner of North and Summit Avenues.

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    McCullough, Goldberger & Staudt, LLP obtains approvals for innovative solar project

    June 29th, 2016

    Installation at Manhattanville College to begin in July is expected to supply 20% of campus electricity needs

    TOWN OF HARRISON, NY (June 2016) –  Thanks to the timely, thorough work of Seth M. Mandelbaum, a partner with the White Plains law firm of McCullough, Goldberger & Staudt, LLP, a state-of-the-art solar carport project will begin to take shape this summer on the Purchase campus of Manhattanville College.

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    WCBF Annual Benefit

    February 7th, 2016

    We are proud to have been part of Westchester County Bar Foundation’s 5th Annual Benefit recently held at the Coveleigh Club in Rye. Read the rest of this entry »

    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.