About
Legal Background

Donald A. Tela, Esq., New York, NY May 1981 - Present
Solo Practitioner
Represent clients from negotiation through closing in the sale and purchase of residential and commercial real estate
Closing attorney for a sponsor of a condominium in New York County
General counsel to abstract companies from 1981 to 1989

T. & M. Abstract Corporation, Bayside, NY May 1989 - March, 2009
Owner/President
Handled complex real estate transactions from the title insurance perspective
Managed all aspects of title insurance from examination, through certificate production and closing
Maintained close relationships with attorney clients

Education
St. John's University School of Law September 1975 -June 1978
Juris Doctor, Law
Boston College September 1971 -June 1975
Bachelor, Political Science/Sociology, Magna Cum Laude

Licenses
U.S. Eastern and Southern District of New York Admission - 1979
New York State Attorney Admission - 1979
Massachusetts Attorney Admission - 1978

Affiliations
American Bar Association
New York State Bar Association
New York County Lawyers Association
Queens County Bar Association
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