Christian Dalton is a seasoned real estate attorney with a proven track record of delivering exceptional legal services in the area of real estate and tax law. With a deep understanding of the complexities of the real estate market and the internal revenue code, Christian is dedicated to guiding clients through the intricacies of property transactions and disputes. Whether you are a first-time homebuyer, a real estate developer, or a property investor, Christian has the experience and expertise to protect your interests and facilitate a successful transaction.

Before joining Holm & O’Hara LLP, Christian worked as in-house tax counsel for Prudential Insurance Company of America, where he focused on international tax matters for its PGIM asset management businesses and 409A deferred compensation plans.

 

Education
  • Tax LLM, New York University School of Law
  • JD, George Washington University Law School
  • BA, George Washington University
Admissions
  • State of New York
Expertise
  • Representing buyers, sellers, in residential and commercial real estate transactions, IRC §1031 like-kind exchanges, net-leased properties, and sale-leasebacks
  • Preparing and negotiating organizational documents for partnerships, limited liability companies, joint ventures, and corporations
  • Assisting clients with trust formation and administration, facilitating property transfers to trusts, and providing comprehensive estate planning services
Professional Associations
  • New York State Bar Association
Education
  • LLM, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
  • LL.B, The College of Management Academic Studies, Israel
Admissions
  • State of New York
  • Israel Bar Association
Expertise
  • Representing clients on a broad range of real estate transaction, including acquisitions, dispositions, leasing, and financing of commercial and residential real estate properties.
Professional Associations
  • New York State Bar Association
  • New York City Bar Association
Languages
  • Hebrew
  • Russian
Education
  • JD, Brooklyn Law School
  • BA, The Ohio State University
Admissions
  • State of New York
Expertise
  • Multi-employer benefit plans
  • Public sector benefit plans
  • Retirement Plans – Defined Contribution (DC) and Defined Benefit (DB)
  • Welfare Plans
  • ERISA Compliance
  • Withdrawal liability
Professional Associations
  • New York City Bar Association
Education
  • JD, Brooklyn Law School
  • MS, Columbia University
  • BA, University of Michigan
Admissions
  • State of New York
Expertise
  • Representing buyers, sellers, in residential and commercial real estate transactions, IRC §1031 like-kind exchanges, net-leased properties, and sale-leasebacks
  • Preparing and negotiating organizational documents for partnerships, limited liability companies, joint ventures, and corporations
Professional Associations
  • New York State Bar Association
  • New York City Bar Association
  • National LGBT Bar Association
  • LGBT Bar Association of New York
Languages
  • Cantonese
  • Mandarin
Education
  • JD, New York Law School
  • BS, University at Buffalo
Admissions
  • State of New York
Expertise
  • Estate Planning: preparing wills, trusts (including living trusts and irrevocable trusts), and advance directives
  • Estate Administration: representing estate fiduciaries in estate administration from commencement to completion, including the preparation of probate and administration petitions, ancillary court documents, formal and informal accounts, and distribution of assets
  • Not-for-profit: entity formation
Professional Associations
  • New York City Bar Association
    • Trusts & Estates Law Section
    • Women in Law Section
    • LGBTQ Law Section
  • American Bar Association
Languages
  • Cantonese

We vigorously represent our business, individual, and estate clients in a wide range of legal actions, whether they are the plaintiffs or the respondents

The attorneys in our labor practice collaborate closely with our union clients, their business managers and members in a broad spectrum of areas

Holm & O’Hara LLP’s Trusts & Estates practice is dedicated to crafting effective estate plans that honor your wishes and safeguard your assets

Holm & O’Hara LLP’s attorneys have decades of experience representing purchasers, sellers, and borrowers in commercial and residential real estate matters