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Isaac Sherman, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Real Estate Tax, Real Estate Tax Review (Tax Certiorari) and Litigation. Member of Sherman & Gordon, P.C.


Sherman, Isaac was born on January 18, 1935 in New York City. Son of Harry and Pearl Helen (Ginsberg) Sherman.


Yeshiva University and Brooklyn College of the City University of New York (Bachelor of Arts, 1955). New York University (Juris Doctor, 1958).


Worked at Sherman & Gordon, P.C. (New York, NY) specializing in Real Estate Tax, Real Estate Tax Review (Tax Certiorari) and Litigation. Admitted to the bar, 1958, New York. 1962, United States. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.

Co-Author: "New York Practice Guide Real Estate," Chapter 19, Real Estate Tax Assessments, Matthew Bender & Company Author: "Transition Real Estate Assessments Impose Heavy Burden on Taxpayers, New York Law Journal, June, 1991. "New York City Realty Assessments are Discriminating and Artificial", New York Law Journal, March, 1992. Lecturer: Program on Real Estate Tax Assessment Review, New York State Bar Association, 1985.

Real Estate Tax Assessments in "Overview of Practical Real Estate Law In New York City," New York State Bar Association, 1989. Panelist, Program on the Assessment Process in New York State, Practising Law Institute, 1988. Member, Real Property Tax Reform Advisory Group, New York City Department of Finance, 1990-1992.

Member: The Association of the Bar of the City of New York. New York County (Chairman, Real Estate Taxation Committee, 1992—), New York State (Member, Condemnation, Certiorari and Real Estate Taxation Committee, Real Property Law Section, 1975—) and American (Member, Committee on State and Local Taxation, 1989—, Section of Real Property, Probate and Trust Law) Bar Associations. Real Estate Tax Review Bar Association (Director, 1972—.

President, 1977-1978).


Member American Bar Association (vice chairman governmental assisted housing programs section real property, probate and trust law 1972-1979), New York State Bar Association (condemnation certiorari and real estate taxation committee real property law section since 1975, eminent domain and tax assessment litigation committee trial lawyers section since 1984, lecturer real estate tax assessment review 1985), Association of Bar of City of New York (committee condemnation and tax certiorari since 1983), New York County Lawyers Association (chairman real property tax committee since 1983), Real Estate Tax Review Bar Association (board directors since 1972, president 1977-1978), Real Estate Board of New York (tax policy committee).


Married Judith P. Cohen, February 21, 1957. Children: Joanne Sherman Ingerman, Jonathan L.