Throughout his extensive career, Jesse has directed the land use issues of real estate projects for numerous clients from concept through to completion. His practice encompassed residential, commercial and industrial real estate development.

Before Fox Rothschild

Prior to joining the firm, Jesse was the founder of the Land Use Department and a named partner in the law firm of Wachtel Masyr & Missry LLP. He also previously served as Deputy Borough President of Manhattan, where for five years he represented the Borough President on the Board of Estimate.

Honors & Awards

  • Recognized as a leading real estate attorney in New York by Chambers USA (2014 - 2016)
  • Included in the list of "Super Lawyers" for Land Use and Zoning (2006-2013, 2015-2016)
  • Included in “Super Lawyers Business Edition” in the area of Land Use and Zoning (2013)