Steven John Sedereas, a Partner in the firm, focuses his practice on corporate counseling, commercial real estate transactions, commercial banking and finance, and general transactional matters.

Steven John regularly represents institutional lenders, bridge lenders, and borrowers in sophisticated real estate lending transactions ranging from $1 million to $120 million, syndicated lending, and mezzanine lending.

Steven John also regularly represents clients in connection with their commercial real estate transactions.  The representation includes the purchase and sale of commercial real estate, as well as lease negotiations.

Steven John is also well-versed in the drafting, negotiation, and execution of complex business contracts, such as partnership and joint venture agreements, equity purchase agreement, asset purchase agreements, and consulting agreements.

Additionally, Steven John has represented many of his New York clients in securing financing, grants and other benefits for capital projects through the offerings of government agencies and lending institutions, including representing charter schools in procuring Tax Exempt Bonds through the auspices of Build NYC Resource Corporation, industrial clients in obtaining property tax abatements, mortgage recording tax benefits, and sales tax waivers through the auspices of the Industrial Development Agency in New York City and Long Island.

Steven John was selected as a New York Metro Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019.

Prior to joining Mandelbaum Barrett PC, Steven John was an attorney with a prominent New York City law firm for 8 years and served as general counsel for a major real estate development and management company headquartered in New Jersey for 4 years.

  • New York Law School, J.D., 2009
  • Northeastern University, B.S., Political Science, Cum Laude, Phi Sigma Alpha National Political Science Honorary Society, 2006

Deal Alert: Mandelbaum Barrett PC’s Joshua Gorsky, Daniel Barkin and Steven John Sedereas recently closed a $35M construction loan in Massachusetts on behalf of a regional bank.

May 11, 2022

The loan was for the development of ~100,000 square foot industrial building. 

Deal Alert: Members of our National Veterinary Law Group worked with a client on the sale of his veterinary practice under an extremely short timeframe. 

March 14, 2022

In a span of only 18 days, our team was engaged to negotiate and close the deal. Our client sold his South Carolina veterinary practice, which operated in two locations, to a corporate consolidator for a total enterprise value equal to more than $5,000,000. Once engaged, our team immediately conducted extensive financial and legal diligence and negotiated […]

Mandelbaum Barrett PC Real Estate attorney Steven Sedereas is a presenter for a National Business Institute CLE

April 5, 2022

Mandelbaum Barrett PC Real Estate attorney Steven J. Sedereas is one of the presenters for a National Business Institute (NBI, Inc.) CLE video titled "Real Estate Transaction Documents: Spotting the Top Dangers."

Winter 2021 Veterinary Newsletter

February 15, 2021

Spring 2020 Veterinary Newsletter

May 29, 2020