[Site is under construction following the passing of our partner Jordan Barness]

On September 25, 2018, Jordan Barness passed away. He was beloved by so many and we are  grieving this staggering loss. Jordan developed a New York real estate and corporate practice that spanned decades and continents. It is our hope to maintain Jordan’s reputation for prompt and effective representation, which is our goal in the wind-down of his Office.





Barness & Barness LLP, with offices in Los Angeles, California and New York, New York, has among its attorneys over 60 years of experience. With foreign language skills, it represents both domestic and international clients.

Barness & Barness attorneys have handled matters throughout the U.S., and its bi-coastal offices provide resources usually found only in much larger firms. With its contacts around the country and internationally, the firm is able to arrange an array of services for U.S. clients transacting business internationally, and for international clients with business or litigation in the U.S. The firm’s attorneys use their foreign language skills and extensive international experience to advise clients from the Middle East, Africa, Europe, and Latin America. Barness and Barness LLP works closely with each of its clients to provide the most cost-effective solutions.

The practice of the firm includes federal and state general civil litigation, trials and appeals, arbitrations, general corporate and commercial law, bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, banking law, regulatory law, real estate, and international business litigation and transactions.

Business and Bankruptcy Law

Daniel Barness focuses on all aspects of bankruptcy and insolvency matters including reorganization and liquidations. In addition to representing debtors in reorganization and liquidation proceedings, Barness and Barness LLP represents a variety of interests in the bankruptcy process. His practice also includes business litigation and transactions.

Real Estate Law

Jordan Barness has expertise across all aspects of commercial and residential real estate matters including commercial leasing, acquisitions, sales, joint ventures, investment funds, 1031 tax-free exchanges, sale and leasebacks, and development projects.