Steven Vegliante, Esq.
Attorney Steven Vegliante, of counsel to Fogel & Brown, P.C., has built a practice dedicated to helping owners and developers of land identify the value in their property and maximize it. As a seasoned real estate attorney, he handles negotiation, acquisition, contract and financing issues for sellers and purchasers. Steven regularly appears before planning boards, town boards and zoning boards advocating for the special needs of each project or property.
With a diverse background including serving as an Assistant County Attorney, Conflict Counsel for the County of Sullivan Industrial Development Agency, and member of the Town of Fallsburg Planning Board, Steven ran for the office of Supervisor of the Town of Fallsburg in November of 2009. He served 12 years as the Supervisor, overseeing over 50 million dollars in infrastructure upgrades. Steve uses the experience gained in each of these positions to assist clients through the oftentimes confusing entitlement, financing and development processes.
Steven maintains a diverse private practice. For the better part of a decade, in addition to his private practice clients, he served as chief operating officer and general counsel to several local corporate developers. In these positios, he has overseen the development of hundreds of residential housing units, a regional hotel/conference center and three restaurants. He is proud to have worked with the Resnick Group to redevelop the hamlet of Mountain Dale, NY where all available buildings have been rented with ten new operating businesses and all residential apartments filled. Most recently, Steven has served as local counsel to a group seeking to build over 560k square feet of commercial space in Sullivan County
During law school, Steven opened and operated a bar/restaurant adjacent to the campus, igniting a life-long interest in and passion for business. Knowing what it takes to operate under regulatory and financial challenges gave him insight into many of the issues and challenges felt by his clients. Steven is a licensed real estate broker and a principal in Montem Strategies, LLC a development consulting group that provides one-stop service for owners and developers of real estate, providing planning, architecture, engineering, marketing, public relations, municipal representation, and brokerage representation to project developers throughout planning, build out and, marketing/sale.
Steven is married to his partner, Dali Levy, a Real Estate Agent with Keller Williams Hudson Valley United and has two grown children, Morgan, a development officer with a national cannabis brand and Cody, a graduate of SUNY Buffalo and Legislative Aide to an Assembly Member. An active golfer, skier, and outdoorsman, he enjoys the lifestyle that the Catskill Mountains offer and bounty and opportunity that abounds in Sullivan County.