Shira Nadich Levin

Senior Counsel

I am very lucky to work closely with a successful, savvy group of clients on every aspect of their businesses.

Shira Nadich Levin, co-chair of Cooley's leasing practice group, has extensive experience in commercial real estate matters, including office, retail, shopping center, industrial and warehouse leasing, acquisitions and dispositions, joint ventures, financings and construction projects. She represents developers and owners with respect to all stages of owning and managing real property, as well as first-class commercial tenants and subtenants throughout the US. She also advises condominium associations and cooperative housing corporations.

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As Chair of WILEF's Young Lawyers Committee, Shira single-handedly shepherded the Committee to create programming worthy of a WILEF audience. Her leadership gave the Young Lawyers Committee a foundation on which to build and grow. – Elizabeth Anne "Betiayn" Tursi, Co-Founder and Global Chair, WILEF

  • New York University School of Law
    JD, Member, Review of Law and Social Change, 1976

  • New York University
    BA, cum laude, 1973

Admissions & Credentials

New York


  • Abraham Joshua Heschel School (Honorary Trustee, Executive Committee)

  • B'nai Jeshurun (Trustee, Vice President, Exchange Committee)

  • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)

  • New York State Bar Association

  • Association of the Bar of the City of New York

  • Women in Law Empowerment Forum, Deputy Global Chair

  • Alan B. Slifka Foundation (Trustee)

Rankings & Accolades

    Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating: AV Preeminent (5.0 out of 5)

    New York Super Lawyers