Alex Pia is a business attorney that focuses his practice on disputes involving closely held businesses, real estate, construction, and complex landlord-tenant. His clients include developers & construction managers, landlords & property managers, condo/co-op boards & shareholders, real estate brokers & agents, financial services firms & fiduciaries, entertainment companies, agriculture operations & food processors, cannabis companies, and high-net-worth individuals.
Alex also has extensive experience with New York's cannabis regulatory environment, advising licensed and unlicensed operators, and their landlords, in licensing, compliance, and defending enforcement proceedings.
Beyond his litigation practice, Alex often acts as “outside general counsel,” advising in entity formation, strategic planning, negotiations, regulatory compliance, and pre-dispute resolution.
Alex is a member and subcommittee chair of the New York City Bar Association's Construction Law Committee.
While attending Brooklyn Law School, Alex served as an editor of the Brooklyn Law Review and interned for the Hon. Katherine Levine of Kings County Supreme Court.
Alex has been named to SuperLawyers Rising Stars and has a “Very Good” rating on Avvo for his noteworthy contributions to the legal field, along with testimonials from his satisfied clients.