Valeria A. Kozhich

Balances legal nuance and practical approaches to achieve the real world results that clients need.

Valeria A. Kozhich is meticulous about protecting her clients’ interests in a wide range of transactions, both straightforward and complex.

Clients find her responsive, reassuring and attentive to detail.

Ms. Kozhich’s practice centers on complex commercial and residential real estate transactions, including:

  • Net leased properties.
  • Commercial leasing, with extensive negotiating experience in the competitive NYC market.
  • IRC § 1031 like-kind exchanges.
  • Sale-leaseback transactions.
  • Sale, leasing and financing of both commercial and residential properties. 
  • Transactions involving international clients, including forming entities to take title to US properties, as appropriate. 



  • JD, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
  • BS, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service


  • State of New York
  • United States District Courts – Southern and Eastern Districts of New York

Professional Associations

  • New York City Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) New York


  • Russian
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