The Real Property Law Section of the New York State Bar Association Names Daniel Baker as Tenth Judicial District Representative

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

UNIONDALE, NY — Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker, PLLC has announced that Daniel Baker, a Partner with the Firm, has been appointed Tenth Judicial District Representative to the Real Property Law Section (RPLS) of the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA). In his new role, Mr. Baker will participate in RPLS Executive Committee activities, coordinate local NYSBA programs and functions and advise the Executive Committee on emerging real estate law issues affecting Long Island. The Tenth Judicial District is comprised of both Nassau and Suffolk Counties.


Mr. Baker concentrates his practice in the areas of real estate transactions, zoning and land use planning, corporate law and transactions, tax certiorari and condemnation/property valuation, and civil litigation.


In addition to recently serving as Co-Chair of the Nassau County Bar Association Real Property Law Committee, he is an active member of the Touro Law Center Alumni Association and is a member of the Center’s Land Use & Sustainable Development Law Advisory Board and the Dean’s Advisory Council. He is an appointed member of the State of New York Commission on Quality of Care for the Mentally Disabled’s Surrogate Decision Making Committee (SDMC) Program and serves on the Advisory Board of the Chicago Title Insurance Company. Mr. Baker is also a Trustee of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Long Island Chapter.


He is admitted to practice law in the State of New York and before the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He is a member of the American, New York State and Nassau County Bar Associations.


Mr. Baker earned his undergraduate degree from the State University of New York at Albany and his law degree from the Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center at Touro College.


“I am honored to represent the Real Property Law Section as its Tenth Judicial District Representative,” Mr. Baker said. “I will use my knowledge and experience to provide guidance on important real estate issues that impact Long Island and New York State.”


“We congratulate Dan on being appointed as the Tenth Judicial District Representative to the Real Property Law Section,” said Michael Sahn, Managing Partner, Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker, PLLC. “Our attorneys are involved in numerous legal organizations, which allow them to share their legal expertise.”


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Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker, PLLC is committed to providing its clients with the highest quality representation, counsel and advice. Practice areas include zoning and land use planning; real estate law and transactions; litigation and appeals; municipal law and legislative practice; cellular and telecommunications law; environmental, corporate, labor and employment law; tax certiorari and condemnation, matrimonial practice; and estate planning. The firm strives to assist its clients in a wide array of issues, serving them with skill and experience, resourcefulness and responsibility. For more information, call (516) 228-1300 or visit