Education University of Massachusetts – Amherst, B.A. University of Pennsylvania, School of Design - Center for Urban Redevelopment Juris Doctor, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, J.D.
Gill Benedek practices in the areas of real estate and not-for-profit law with an emphasis on mixed-use and multi-family affordable residential development.
Prior to joining Hirschen Singer & Epstein LLP, Mr. Benedek worked in New Orleans [from 2006-2010] as a programs manager with the Neighborhoods Partnership Network, a not-for-profit formed in response to Hurricane Katrina that facilitates civic engagement and training on urban planning, development and quality-of-life issues. Mr. Benedek is admitted to practice law in New York. He received his law degree in 2014 from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, where he graduated cum laude, and was the President of the Real Estate Law Association. Mr. Benedek received a Master’s Certificate in Urban Development in 2010 from the University of Pennsylvania’s Center for Urban Redevelopment Excellence (“CUREx”) as a Rockefeller Fellow, and received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in 2006 from the University of Massachusetts – Amherst. Mr. Benedek is currently active with the Housing and Urban Development Committee of the New York City Bar Association.