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Welcome

Jimmy Lathrop

Thank you for visiting my web site. My general practice allows me to represent many types of clients in a variety of situations. My areas of practice includes:

  • Purchases and sales of real estate,
  • Landlord/tenant proceedings,
  • Foreclosure defense,
  • Elder law,
  • Guardianship proceedings and
  • General litigation

If you or someone you know has a legal question or concern, do not hesitate to contact my office for an appointment.

Lathrop at Brooklyn Bar Association

Brooklyn Bar Association Lecture

Tuesday, April 30, Jaime Lathrop will lecture on "The Nuts & Bolts of Building Your Practice." Whether you’re joining a small firm or hanging your own shingle, this course will help new and experienced attorneys understand how to develop a practice and what ethical concerns must be considered. For more information, click here.

Joined the Board of Trustees of the Brooklyn Bar Association

On 6/7/13, Jaime Lathrop was installed as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Brooklyn Bar Association. Established in 1872, the Brooklyn Bar Association is a 2,000 member strong organization whose primary purpose is to promote professional competence among attorneys and increased respect for the legal system. The Board of Trustees is the main governing body of the Brooklyn Bar Association, responsible for shaping policy and planning decisions for the organization's long term goals and projects.

Distinguished Service Award

Jaime Lathrop was awarded the Distinguished Service Award from the Brooklyn Bar Association during their 2011 Annual Meeting on May 11th. For more information, click here

Director, Foreclosure Intervention Program

Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyer's Project, Inc.

On March 30, 2009, Jaime Lathrop began his tenure as the Director of the newly-created Foreclosure Intervention Program administrated through the Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyer's Project. Designed to meet an overwhelming need for pro-bono representation for homeowners facing foreclosure within the recently-mandated settlement conferences for high cost and subprime loans originated between 2006 and 2008, Mr. Lathrop has recruited, trained and supervised private attorneys who have volunteered their time and expertise to negotiate workouts and mortgage modifications for Brooklyn homeowners sued in foreclosure.

Jaime Lathrop recognized for outstanding pro bono service

NYCLA

In recognition of National Pro Bono Celebration Week, on November 1, 2011, the NYS Courts Access to Justice Program, along with the New York County Lawyers' Association, the New York State Bar Association, and the Office of the Mayor of the City of New York held a pro bono awards ceremony to honor our outstanding dedicated volunteer attorneys for their pro bono service. Congratulations to Jaime Lathrop, Mary A. Callaghan, Thomas Jeffrey Giles, Michael Adrian Valentine, Kimon C. Thermos and Daniel Remine for their outstanding work and dedicated service in the Housing Court Guardian Ad Litem Program!

Featured in the Brooklyn Law School Library Blog

"BLS Alum Gives Back" Read More

Featured in the LawyersAndSettlements.com

"Brooklyn Lawyer Jaime Lathrop Pitches In to Help Foreclosure Victims." Read More

Featured in the Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Brookly Daily Eagle

The "super team" of the Brooklyn Volunteer Lawyers Project Pro-Bono Foreclosure Panel took a brief break from their labors in the courts to relax and be honored this week. They’ve stood out among the roughly 80 attorneys who volunteer their time at the foreclosure panel by going above and beyond the call of duty as volunteers.

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Featured in The Huffington Post

The Brooklyn Volunteer Lawyers Project appeared in The Huffington Post as part of an article on the "ever-increasing number of lifelines for people trying to avoid foreclosure." Read More

Jaime Lathrop Esq.
641 President Street
Suite 202
Brooklyn New York 11215
Phone: 718 857 3663
Fax: 718 857 3665

 

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