Brett is a Partner in the Firm’s Business Litigation Department and Chair of the Valuation Disputes Practice Group. His practice focuses on commercial disputes involving real estate and financing, especially property-valuation disputes and rent-reset determinations. Brett’s practice also includes a broad range of business litigation and arbitration matters.
Brett handles valuation matters involving all types of property, including condo and co-op apartment buildings, hotels, development sites and retail space. Brett also represents investors, lenders and borrowers in mezzanine and mortgage financing disputes, including claims on notes, mortgages, pledge agreements, and personal guaranties. He has substantial experience handling general commercial disputes involving contracts, fraud and negligence claims, and antitrust matters.
Brett joined Morrison Cohen in 2010. He was previously an associate at Kaye Scholer LLP. Before his legal career, Brett held non-legal positions at the World Bank and Federal Reserve Board in Washington, D.C.