Stuart E. Kahan
Stuart E. Kahan is a litigation associate with the Oxman Law Group, PLLC. Mr. Kahan has tried numerous cases to verdict in state and federal courts involving medical and dental malpractice (plaintiff and defendant representation), violation of civil rights, wrongful conviction, amusement park liability, easement disputes, partition actions, commercial disputes, negligent highway design, wrongful death, insurance disputes and municipal liability. Additionally, Mr. Kahan handles tax foreclosure actions for a Westchester County municipality resulting in sales in excess of $4,000,000. He also prepares complaints and petitions in tax certiorari proceedings for property owners in Westchester, Dutchess, Orange, Nassau, Rockland and Suffolk Counties. Mr. Kahan regularly appears in state and federal courts throughout the Hudson Valley. He also has represented a bankruptcy trustee in various proceedings in Bankruptcy Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He has handled appeals in both state and federal courts. Mr. Kahan graduated from the New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University in 1978. He received his Juris Doctor degree from Brooklyn Law School in 1981. Mr. Kahan is admitted to practice law in New York and New Jersey as well as in the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Kahan is a member of the mediation panel for the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York where he has mediated matters involving civil rights violations, Fair Labor Standard Act violations, commercial disputes and insurance coverage issues. In addition, Mr. Kahan is a panel member for the Ninth Judicial District Fee Arbitration panel and serves on the Grievance Committee for the Westchester County Bar Association.