Recent News - Jason M. Kurland


Real Estate Group Handles Multiple Transactions in March
April 17, 2019 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use
Michael Heller and Louis D’ Amaro handled the Assignment of Lease for the Landlord in connection with the sale of a gas station. Jason Kurland, along with John Panagopoulos, represented the Seller in its transfer of a hotel located at 338 West 36th Street, New York, NY for a purchase price of $280 million. At …
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Kurland featured in New York Law Journal article
March 20, 2019 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use | Trusts & Estates
Jason Kurland was featured in a New York Law Journal article, “How a $254M Powerball Ticket Changed This Man’s Life.” Click here to read the article. …
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MEGA MILLIONS $1.5B JACKPOT UPDATE
March 14, 2019 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use | Trusts & Estates
SOUTH CAROLINA ‐‐ After much anticipation, the winner of the $1.5 billion dollar Mega Millions jackpot came forward to claim her prize last week. She has chosen to remain anonymous. Last October, the record breaking Mega Millions jackpot captivated the nation. Millions of people held their breath as the winning numbers were revealed. In South …
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Real Estate Group Closes Multiple Deals in December 2018
January 15, 2019 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use
Yaron Kornblum and John Panagopoulos represented the Borrower in its refinance of three multiple dwelling buildings in Chester, PA for a loan amount of $12.5 million. The lending institution was New York Community Bank. Yaron Kornblum represented 138 Sharp Realty LLC in the refinance of four buildings containing 148 residential units and 7 commercial spaces …
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October 2018 Real Estate Closings
November 14, 2018 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use
It was a busy October for our Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use Practice Group. The following summarizes the month’s transactions: Jason Kurland and John Panagopoulos represented a lender in a $1 million first mortgage financing for the property located at 577 Vanderbilt Ave., Brooklyn, NY. Yaron Kornblum and Marie Landsman represented 9-15 Post LLC and …
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Kurland Interviewed on CBSN Live
October 16, 2018 | Trusts & Estates
On October 16, Jason Kurland appeared on CBS News discussing some important tips to know if you are lucky enough to be the lottery jackpot winner. Click here to watch the interview. …
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Kurland Quoted in CNBC Lottery Article
September 25, 2018 | Trusts & Estates
Jason Kurland was quoted in CNBC’s article, “Nearly $500 million up for grabs in Mega Millions and Powerball. Here are three big decisions for jackpot winners.” Read the full article here. …
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Rivkin Radler Attorneys Named 2018 New York Metro Super Lawyers
September 13, 2018 | Bankruptcy | Commercial Litigation | Construction | Employment & Labor | Health Services | Insurance Coverage | Appeals | Compliance Investigations & White Collar | Professional Liability | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use
Rivkin Radler LLP is pleased to announce that 22 attorneys were named to the 2018 New York Metro Super Lawyers List and 11 attorneys were named New York Metro Rising Stars. *Brian Bank – Business Litigation Todd M. Belous – Professional Liability: Defense *Michelle Bholan – Business Litigation Merril Biscone – Appellate Jonathan B. Bruno …
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Kurland, Panagopoulos and Simensky Represent Seller of Horse Farm
August 21, 2018 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use
Jason Kurland, John Panagopoulos and Sean Simensky represented the seller of a 21.6 acre sprawling horse farm located on Round Swamp Road, Melville, New York.  The site contains stables, administration office, indoor and outdoor riding rings, outdoor swimming pool and tennis court and was sold for a purchase price of $7 Million.  The two-tiered transaction …
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Kurland Quoted in Super Lawyers
August 10, 2018 | Trusts & Estates
Jason Kurland was quoted in a Super Lawyers article, “Won the Lottery? Call a Lawyer.” Kurland advised lottery winners of steps to take upon winning the jackpot. “One of the most important things they need to know, now, are the rules and the local customs of each state,” he says. “One of the major reasons we …
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Kurland Interviewed by the Mercury News
August 7, 2018 | Trusts & Estates
Jason Kurland was interviewed by the California-based news outlet, The Mercury News, after the announcement of the group of 11 winners of the $543 million lottery jackpot. “Whoever buys a ticket for the group should email the ticket number or a photocopy of the ticket to the entire group, along with text specifying the draw …
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Kurland Quoted in CNBC Article for Office Lottery Pool Winners
August 6, 2018 | Trusts & Estates
Jason Kurland was quoted in a CNBC article, “A group of 11 co-workers are the winners of a $543 million Mega Millions jackpot. Here’s what to do if you get lucky.” Kurland advised what to do when handling office lottery pools. “Say there are 15 people who win a lot of money. Getting 15 people …
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Kurland Featured in LIBN’s “From Sports to Court”
August 3, 2018 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use | Trusts & Estates
They are focused, goal-driven and always up for a challenge. They are fiercely organized and dedicated.  They are disciplined. And they don’t back down from pressure. They are former college athletes. Now they work as attorneys. And what they learned in sports has prepared them for their professions. Just ask Jackie Kramer, an attorney with …
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Kurland Interviewed by CBS New York
July 25, 2018 | Trusts & Estates
On July 24, Jason Kurland was interviewed by Marc Liverman of CBS New York regarding what to do if you’re the mega millions jackpot winner. Watch the full interview here. …
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Won Mega Millions? Lottery Lawyer Offers 5 First Steps
July 24, 2018 | Trusts & Estates
Uniondale, New York – With the Mega Millions jackpot at $512 million, now is the perfect time to know what steps to take in case you win. Jason M. Kurland, known as The Lottery Lawyer, shares this advice: Verify the numbers: If you think you’ve won, verify the winning numbers on the official Mega Millions …
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Kurland Quoted in North Jersey Lottery Tips Article
July 24, 2018 | Trusts & Estates
Jason Kurland was quoted in an article published in northjersey.com, “Just won the $512 million Mega Millions jackpot? Shut your mouth and call a lawyer.” “It sounds self-serving, but the first thing you should do is call us or an attorney you trust. You want to start surrounding yourself with the people who have the …
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Kurland Discusses Staying Under the Radar for Jackpot Winners
July 11, 2018 | Trusts & Estates
Jason Kurland was interviewed by CNBC on how to keep it under wraps if you’re the mega millions jackpot winner. Kurland informed, “The jackpots are so much larger than they were years ago, which automatically creates more interest, and social media lets news of a winner spread so rapidly that it’s impossible to control.” “Obviously …
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Kurland Talks Powerball Winners Revealing Identities
June 26, 2018 | Trusts & Estates
Jason Kurland was quoted in The Oregonian for some insight on what to do after winning the powerball. In Oregon winners are not allowed to remain anonymous and will be approached by many people who are interested in a piece of the winnings. Kurland says, “the first thing you want to do, before you turn in the …
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Kurland Interviewed by CNBC Regarding Work Lottery Pools
June 26, 2018 | Trusts & Estates
Jason Kurland was interviewed by CNBC, “Mega Millions jackpot hits $212 million. Beware going in on tickets with co-workers.” The article warns of the potential hazards of going in on a lottery pool with your co-workers and the problems it could lead to if they hit the jackpot. Kurland noted, “Say there are 15 people who …
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Rivkin Radler Welcomes Three New Attorneys
June 1, 2018 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use | Employment & Labor | Medical Malpractice Defense
Uniondale, New York – May 2018 – Evan H. Krinick, Managing Partner of Rivkin Radler LLP, has announced that Jason Kurland, Keegan Saap and Noah Becker have joined the firm. Jason Kurland has joined the firm’s Real Estate, Zoning and Land Use Practice Group as a Partner. Kurland represents a number of clients in the …
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