Biography

Kenneth Amorello is an associate in the firm’s Financial and Real Estate Services practice group with over 20 years of experience representing cooperatives and condominiums in litigation and appeals, and before various administrative agencies. He counsels clients in matters related to commercial contract disputes, cooperative and condominium governing document enforcement and housing and employment discrimination claims. In addition, Ken counsels cooperatives and condominiums on corporate governance issues involving shareholder and unit owner issues and amendments to corporate and real estate documents.

Ken has provided directors’ and officers’ (D&O) liability insurance defense to cooperatives and condominiums and their board members in various contexts. He also has experience representing lending institutions, manufacturers, real estate developers, sponsors, businesses and a major state administrative agency in real estate, commercial and employment-related litigation.

In addition to maintaining an active legal practice, Ken is a speaker on cooperative and condominium governance issues and has presented to various industry organizations, including the New York City Bar Association.

Background

Prior to joining the firm, Ken was an associate at a mid-Atlantic law firm.

Education

  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law  (J.D., magna cum laude)
    • Moot Court Board, Competitions Editor
  • Hunter College of the City University of New York  (B.A.)

Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York