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About Stephen P. Conlon, Esq

About Stephen P. Conlon, Esq

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My firm assists businesses, real estate developers, property owners and non-profits in navigating the complex web of legal issues affecting their property, development projects and operations.   My extensive expertise in real estate and business law matters along with my unique experience as a successful entrepreneur allows me to provide effective solutions to legal challenges faced by my clients, along with insightful perspective and practical advice.

I am a natural team player that can effectively coordinate with professionals of all disciplines, pierce through bureaucracies of municipal agencies and get the job done.  My clients value my attention to detail and commitment to resolve their legal issues with competence.

    University of Bridgeport - B.S.  Political Science, History 1972
    St. John’s University Law - J.D. 1980
    Touro Law Center -  LLM candidate 2012 to present
    Harvard University - Harvard Negotiation Project Advanced Workshop 1990-91


  • New York State 1981
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of New York 1982
  • United States Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit 2012

    Previous Positions:

  • Co-Founder, President and CEO , AccuVein LLC, Medical Device Manufacturing Company  2006-2011
  • Managing and Senior Partner of Payne Wood and Littlejohn – at firm  18 years ; partner 14 years; managing partner 10 years
  • Tremco, Senior Sales and Marketing – 1972-1977

The Conlon Firm:
Founding Partner - 1999 to present (13 years)

Practice Areas:
    General Counsel

  •  to developers, not for profits and manufacturing firms

    Business Planning

  • Formation
  • Sales and Disputes
  • Corporations
  • Partnerships
  • LLCs
  • Nonprofits
  • Homeowner entities
  • Commercial and employment

    Land Use

  • Zoning
  • Regulatory takings
  • Municipal – represented villages and towns in New York State
  • Article 78 proceedings; regulatory takings/inverse condemnation claims
  • Constitutional  claims
  • Natural Resources – wetlands, riparian rights, DEC, endangered species claims
  • Appeals – state and federal appellate courts

        Real Estate

  • Contracts
  • Leases
  • Options
  • Mortgages
  • Closings

Noteworthy  Cases:

Incorporated Village of Centre Island vs. H. Bogart Seaman


  • Married 30 years, with three children and a grandchild
  • Resides in Cold Spring Harbor, New York for 28 years and Bridgehampton New York for 10 years; grew up on Long Island in Glen Cove, New York

Boards and Voluntary Positions:

  • St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church – RICA, Catechetic teacher, lecture, choir - present
  • Hagedorn Little Village School, Seaford, New York -  Building Committee-  present
  • North Shore Holiday House – Advisory Committee 10 years
  • American Red Cross, Nassau County Board – past
  • Our Lady of the Hamptons School, Southampton, New York – Building Committee – past
  • Queen of the Most Holy Rosary, Bridgehampton, New York - Advisory Committee – past


  • Long Island Business Association
  • Nassau and Suffolk County Bar Associations

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40 Goose Hill Rd., Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724
| Phone: 631-367-1340

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