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Richard J. Sobelsohn, LEED AP

Moses & Singer LLP

New York, NY, USA

Richard J. Sobelsohn is an associate in the Real Estate practice at Moses & Singer. He represents developers, corporations, financial institutions and individuals concerning a variety of commercial real estate transactions including sustainable development, acquisitions, dispositions, financing, condominium offerings and leasing.

Mr. Sobelsohn is a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional (LEED® AP) from the U.S. Green Building Council. He has in-depth knowledge of the LEED® Green Building Rating System™, the globally accepted rating and certification program for design, construction, operation, and maintenance of green buildings. Having a LEED® AP attorney on a project team allows clients to earn one point toward LEED certification.

Prior to joining Moses & Singer, Mr. Sobelsohn was an associate at the law firms Stroock, Stroock & Lavan, LLP and Kaye Scholer LLP. Before attending law school, Mr. Sobelsohn was Director of The Sobelsohn School, an adult business school specializing in real estate, insurance and accounting. He is currently an adjunct professor of law at Brooklyn Law School and New York Law School.


  • Brooklyn Law School, J.D.
  • Colgate University, B.A., cum laude, with honors in History


  • LEED AP®, U.S. Green Building Council
  • Adjunct Professor, Brooklyn Law School
  • Adjunct Professor, New York Law School
  • Member, National Legal Working Group, U.S. Green Building Council
  • Fellow, Institute of Green Professionals
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • District of Columbia
  • Connecticut
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • New York
  • New Jersey

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