“To be a successful in law, two things are required: 1). Settle the good cases; and 2). Try the rest.

– Janet Nina Esagoff, Esq.

“Justice denied anywhere diminishes justice everywhere.”

–Martin Luther King, Jr.

If the facts are on your side, pound the facts. If the law is on your side, pound the law. If neither the facts nor the law are on your side, pound the table.

- Alan Dershowitz, Esq.

“A man who is his own lawyer has a fool for a client.”

– Early 19th Century Proverb

Justice, Justice Shall You Pursue

- Tzedek, Tzedek, Tirdof (Hebrew)
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The Six Most Important Things to Consider When Preparing Your Last Will & Testament

If you want your final wishes carried out after you pass away, then a Last Will and Testament is an important step you can take.  In New York State, there are several key factors to consider when drafting your will. Here are the six most important ones to consider: For the month of April 2023,…
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Wills, Trusts & Advanced Directives

When There’s a Will, There’s a Way!

I’m at the age where just about everyone I know is either getting married or having a child. These are joyous occasions. It’s tempting to bask in the moment and expect everything to continue to work out perfectly. While you certainly shouldn’t take these moments for granted, you shouldn’t take  planning for the future for…
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Business Law

Steps In A Lawsuit 101

If you’re not able to reach an agreeable settlement out-of-court, your legal dispute is likely to reach the lawsuit phase. Here’s what you need to know as your case winds its way through the civil court system. There are countless ways you could find yourself in court, either filing (or facing) a civil lawsuit. Maybe…
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Business Law

What You Need To Know Before Deciding To Sue

Before deciding to commence a lawsuit, here are some things to think about: 1. Do you have a good case? This may seem obvious, but you need to have a genuine legal claim or “cause of action” in order to have a court support your position. For example, the mere fact that you might have…
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Real Estate

Mortgage Loans For Smarties

“How much house can I afford?” This is a critical question that every homebuyer faces, particularly first-timers. If you are in the market for a house, you must assess your personal borrowing limits very seriously with a financial professional (accountant, financial advisor, or attorney) who can take a close look at your finances before you…
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Real Estate

Closing Costs When Buying A Home In New York

When contemplating a home purchase, there are certain closing costs and expenses a purchaser can expect to pay. Among residential homes, condo and co-op apartments, there are differences in closing costs. There are also addition fees when a lender is involved in the financing of the purchase, in the form of origination fees, appraisals, and…
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Janet is an amazing attorney who cares deeply about her clients and helping them not just taking on another case. I highly recommend Janet to anyone who is looking for a good attorney with a good outcome.

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We experienced a lengthy disagreement with our landlord that lasted nearly a year. However, thanks to the prompt action and efforts of Janet and her team, the situation was promptly addressed. Their persistence ultimately led to a resolution with our landlord, and we are extremely satisfied with the assistance and guidance they provided us throughout the process.

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The team at Esagoff Law Group were thorough and helped me resolve my matter quickly and fairly. They were quick to reply to my questions and help me weigh up the pros and cons of court or settlement.

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Janet did a very thorough job handing my personal injury case. She investigated all possible avenues to insure the best possible outcome given the circumstances of my case. Janet is responsible, honest and caring. I can highly recommend her services.


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