Legal Disclaimer/ Terms of Use

Use of (Site) and any aspect of its content material or contained information on the Site, “use” meaning a user’s encounter or unique experience with the Site regardless of duration, including but not limited to any viewed text, images, photographs, sounds, videos, illustrations, designs, icons, animations, software, binary data, and other materials (“Content”) is subject to the following terms and conditions. By using the Site and/or its Content, you hereby agree to the following terms and conditions and acknowledge reading them, along with this Site’s Privacy Policy.

Any reference to “COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS” or “CREA” on this Site refers to Colgate Real Estate Advisors LLC, a New York limited liability ompany, unless the context otherwise requires. Use of the term “you,” refers to the person using the Site and Content.

The Site and all its Content has been prepared by COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS or its affiliates for general information purposes to permit you to learn more about the firm, its services, and the experience of its staff. The information presented is not legal advice, is not to be relied on as such, may not be current, and is subject to change without notice. COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS also specifically disclaims and discloses the following concerning the Site and its Content.

No recipients of content from this site, clients or otherwise, should act or refrain from acting on the basis of any content included in the site without seeking the appropriate legal or other professional advice on the particular facts and circumstances at issue from an attorney licensed in the recipient’s state. The content of this website contains general information and may not reflect current legal developments, verdicts, or settlements. COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS expressly disclaims all liability in respect to actions taken or not taken based on any or all the contents of this website.

No Attorney-Client Relationship or Legal Advice

Content you receive by, in, to, or through this Site and your use of that Content should not be construed as legal advice on any subject matter, or to answer specific legal problems you may have.  Such content (1) is not provided in the course of and does not create or constitute an attorney-client relationship, (2) is not intended as a solicitation, (3) is not intended to convey or constitute legal advice, and (4) is not a substitute for obtaining legal advice from a qualified attorney.   You should neither act nor refrain from acting upon any such information without first seeking qualified professional counsel on your specific matter.   The hiring of an attorney is an important decision that should not be based solely upon website communications or advertisements.

While COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS tries to ensure the accuracy of the Content, it cannot guarantee that all of the Content is accurate. You should be aware that the law is constantly changing and varies by circumstance. Therefore, information on a given law or legal issue may not be current or apply to your particular situation.

Do not send us confidential information related to you or your company until you speak with us and obtain authorization to send that information to us or a law firm of which we have a legal alliance. Any information you do send to us through e-mail through this Site is not secure and you are providing it to us on a non-confidential basis.  Providing such information does not constitute or create an attorney-client relationship. Without an attorney-client relationship in the matter, COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS cannot assure you that your communications will be privileged or (unless COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS otherwise agrees in a specific case) that COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS will treat them as such.  COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS accepts clients only after a conflicts resolution process has been cleared and a written agreement on representation has been signed by the prospective client and COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS.

Attorney Licensing & Specialization

Although this Site may be viewed world-wide and although COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS has offices in several jurisdictions, COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS is not licensed in every jurisdiction and is not dispensing legal advice.

Unless otherwise expressly specified, the attorneys listed in this Site are not certified by, or certified as specialists or experts by, any professional or governmental agency or authority.   Designations of COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS’S firm’s practice areas, or of expertise, practice concentrations or specializations of COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS’s attorneys are not intended (1) to suggest or represent the contrary, or (2) to suggest any professional or governmental standard by which such experience is measured, or (3) to denigrate other real estate firms, attorneys or firms in any way.

Attorney Advertising / Professional Advertising/No Guarantee of Results

This Site is not intended as advertising or solicitation in any jurisdiction where the Site would be so characterized and fail to comply with all applicable laws and ethical rules of that jurisdiction.   COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS does not seek to represent anyone based solely upon a visit to this Site or upon advertising, or where to do so would not comply with applicable local laws and rules.

Under New York Lawyer’s Code of Professional Responsibility, and in some other states, some materials contained on this Site may be considered attorney advertising.

Content on this Site may include descriptions of successful client representations, strategies or outcomes in matters, including transactional and adversarial proceedings.  Statements about prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome. Results depend upon a variety of factors unique to each representation.  COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS intends no assurance and makes no guarantee or prediction (i) that it will be successful in new matters, even if such matters involve similar facts and circumstances, or (ii) that COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS is successful in all matters.  Some photos on this web site may be (or are) of actors and not of clients or firm personnel.


This Site may directly or indirectly provide links to or accept links from websites of other parties.   COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS does not control or maintain the material presented by other persons in their websites.   The inclusion of any link on COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS’s Site does not imply any association or relationship between COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS and the sponsor of the linked website and does not constitute or imply any endorsement, approval, or sponsorship of the linked website by COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS, or the endorsement, approval, or sponsorship of COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS by the sponsor of the linked website.   Inclusion of such links does not authorize or imply authorization to use any protected rights of others contained in such links.   COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS does not assume any responsibility for the content, accuracy, or completeness of material presented directly or indirectly in linked sites.   If you use any of these links, you will leave the Site.

Without COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS’s prior written consent, you agree not to link material on this Site to another website, or associate or frame material in this Site with another web page or materials of any other entity.   If COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS permits such link, association, or framing, you must agree to include or link with it this Disclaimers and Terms of Use Web page and to immediately terminate the link, association, or framing at COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS’s request, unless COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS otherwise expressly agrees.


No Warranty or Liability


COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS periodically adds, changes, improves, or updates the Content on this Site without notice.  COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS does not represent or warrant that such information is or will be always up-to-date, complete, or accurate.  Any representation or warranty that might be otherwise implied is expressly disclaimed.  You assume all responsibility for your use of, or access to, this Site, including your access to any Content obtained through the Site, and waive all claims or causes of action against COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS, its partners, officers, employees, agents, or affiliates in connection therewith.

COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS/Copyright and Intellectual Property Rights

Unless otherwise noted, all Content that is part of this Site or any other ABMB website is protected intellectual property owned, controlled, or licensed by COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS under copyright law, trademark law, trade dress, or other laws governing intellectual property.   You may download and view material on this Site for your personal, temporary, non-commercial viewing only.   No part of these materials may otherwise be copied, reproduced, stored, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, now known or hereafter invented, without the prior written permission from COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS.

Without limiting the foregoing, COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS Trademarks, if any, appearing on this Site are registered trademarks of COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS LLC.

Miscellaneous Disclosures and Information

COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS designates, to the extent that any jurisdiction requires designation, COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS’s Long Island Office as COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS’s principal office and host server location and Larry H. Haber as the attorney responsible for this site.

Any disputes concerning this Site, its Content, or the use thereof shall be governed by New York law (without regard to conflicts of law principles), and any proceeding which may arise out of or in connection with this Site shall be brought solely in a court in New York, New York.

For additional information about this Site, please contact Larry H. Haber at 212-993-8681 or

Privacy Policy

By visiting or any page within this domain, even if you’re just visiting and not a registered user, you are stating that you have read this Privacy Policy. For more information, see our Terms of Use. This Privacy Policy may be changed or modified at any time without official notice.

COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS presents this Privacy Policy to explain how COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS may use or disclose personally identifying information collected through the activity on this website (  (Site).

This Privacy Policy does not apply to any private, confidential, or personal information provided to attorneys who have a legal alliance to COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS (and which are given to said attorneys in such capacity and not in their capacity as non-attorneys acting on behalf of CREA) in the course of any current or prior established attorney-client relationships which are protected the attorney-client privilege, the attorney work product doctrine or any other applicable protection. This Privacy Policy should not be construed to create an attorney-client relationship with this website’s visitors. Any communications to or with COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS or affiliates through the use of this website never constitutes an attorney-client privileged relationship. Therefore, any volunteered information provided in this manner is not restricted by the confidentiality laws. COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS reserves the right to use or disclose any such information that has been electronically submitted at any time to COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS employees or any attorneys, though this right is not actively executed (see below). With respect to this Privacy Policy and your information’s ultimate safety, do not submit any information over the Internet or through this Site that you intend to remain completely private or confidential.

COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS may use website cookies or similar tools to collect non-personally identifying information about visitors to our Website for certain analytics or performance evaluations. A cookie is data stored on a visitor’s hard drive containing information about the visitor’s technology or region, but at no time are these linked to any personally identifying information. Depending on your Internet settings, the cookies may be deleted, though many web browsers automatically accept cookies by default yet contain an option for you to turn off the cookie acceptance if you prefer.

COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS is also authorized and may choose to use other types of marketing or technological tools to collect aggregated data about visitors to our Website, to analyze trends or to track movement throughout our Website. This aggregated data is never linked to your personal information or identity and is securely stored and encrypted. Furthermore, no part of your browsing data is ever used by or distributed to any third parties or affiliates of COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS.

COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS automatically collects general information about the way in which you use this Site, primarily: the time, duration, or frequency of your visit(s), the web browser of access, the type of operating system your device is using, your IP address, your MAC address, the external websites used to link to COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS. COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS also may note whether and how you use the Site by recording Site traffic patterns and record your clicks. COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS may use this information to identify and quantify areas of interest in COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS’s firm and to improve and refine the Site.

If you choose to provide us with personal information about yourself, either through a form on COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS’s Site or by sending us a message or e-mail, COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS reserves the right to collect information about that message and use any provided information to contact you directly and/or send you additional information. COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS does not use any personally identifiable information for profit and does not provide this confidential information to any third parties. If personal information is volunteered by the Site’s visitor, COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS still reserves the right to share any aspect of the information with COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS related entities or with third parties only connected with or involved with COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS’s marketing activities.

Maintenance or routine operations which keeps COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS’s Site running may require the transference of aggregated or user-volunteered data between user stations or server locations, over a secured network. Any of this data, which can include though is not limited to any personally identifying information, can be used or submitted by COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS to the proper authorities only if required by law or if requested through official government documentation.

COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS maintains security involving different crucial and effective precautions in fighting modernized malwares, viruses, worms, or the like. COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS believes this security system is sufficient in protecting or securing temporary, limited or permanently recorded personal identifying information that is disclosed to COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS by visiting this Site. However, COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS does not guarantee that COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS’s implemented network securities will protect against any or all network threats at all times, and COLGATE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS adamantly does not accept responsibility or liability for so claimed loss, misuse, or misrepresentation of your information caused by network threats.

If you do not want us to further use information previously given by you on or through this Site to contact you, if you wish to correct such information, or if you have any questions concerning this Site and its contents, please contact