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Michael Bailkin

Of Counsel 
666 Fifth Avenue
20th Floor
New York, NY 10103

Michael Bailkin has experience in the area of public sector incentives for private projects, primarily representing developers, companies, and institutions. Michael has worked with clients on projects that utilized over $3 billion in incentives, in a number of jurisdictions. He also has significant experience in land use enhancements, including major rezonings for a number of large scale urban projects.

Michael has served as Chairman of the Corporate Outreach Program at the Wharton School's Real Estate Center. He was also a member of the Legislative Committee of the Real Estate Board of New York and the National Policy Committee of the Urban Land Institute. Michael has written and lectured extensively on real estate and economic development, and was a contributing editor to the Journal of Real Estate Finance. As a Peace Corps volunteer in India, Michael started the first Urban Community Development Program in Asia.
Awards & Recognition
The Best Lawyers in America 2009-2010, 2012-2018, Listed in New York for Land Use & Zoning Law
The Legal 500 2011, 2014-2015, Recommended for Real Estate & Construction - Land Use/Zoning
Super Lawyers Magazine 2015, Listed in New York for Land Use/Zoning
Martindale-Hubbell, AV Rated
Professional Memberships & Activities
Urban Land Institute, Inner City Committee, Member
The U.S. Conference of Mayors, Business Council, Member
42nd Street Development Corporation, Board Member
Related Professional Experience
City of New York, Mayor's Development Offices, General Counsel
City of New York, Budget Bureau, Deputy General Counsel
New York State Urban Development Corporation

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Michael  Bailkin

Real Estate
M.A., University of Chicago, 1970
J.D., University of Chicago Law School, 1970
B.A., Temple University, 1967
Bar Admissions
New York
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