Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty, one of the nation’s leading realtors, has announced the appointment of Carol Dunning as the General Counsel of the organization. Deirdre O’Connell, Chief Executive Officer of Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty, made the announcement.
“While new to this position, Carol has long been a trusted, valued counselor to the organization,” said O’Connell. “Her expertise in both residential and commercial real estate transactions, coupled with her in-depth knowledge of corporate governance and regulatory issues, makes her a tremendous asset in our daily transactions as well as our overall strategic planning process.”
Dunning has been practicing law since 1990, with a primary concentration in real estate transactional matters. Having worked in both large and small law firms throughout her career, she has extensive experience in all aspects of residential transactions, as well as in commercial acquisitions and sales, commercial leasing, and asset sales and purchases. Prior to 2002, Dunning was a partner at Ross & Hardies in New York City and after that maintained a private practice, Carol A. Dunning P.C., located in Manhasset, NY. Over the past decade, Dunning has closed in excess of 80 transactions per year, giving her an in-depth knowledge and keen perspective on the multitude of issues facing the parties, real estate agents, lenders and attorneys in today’s marketplace. “After years in private practice, I am thrilled to make this change and join such a professional and dynamic organization.”
Having represented a variety of for-profit and non-profit entities in corporate governance and related issues, Dunning is a competent advisor with respect to the strategic needs and challenges facing businesses in an ever-changing regulatory environment. She has successfully counseled and represented many business clients in disputes, including partnership dissolutions, real estate partitions, contract breaches and board disputes.
A resident of Manhasset, Dunning is the Chairperson of the Saint Mary’s High School Advisory Board. She also serves on the school’s Strategic Planning Committee and Gaels Parents Association Leadership Committee. She is a graduate of Boston College Law School and earned her undergraduate degree, cum laude, from the University of Pennsylvania.
About Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty
Consistently achieving the highest average sales prices nationwide, Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty is a $3.24 billion-dollar organization based on Long Island, N.Y. with more than 825 real estate advisors serving New York City’s metropolitan area with 24 sales offices in Queens, Nassau, and Suffolk counties, the North Fork of Long Island and Westhampton Beach. Our clients benefit from a 360 degree approach to integrative, innovative marketing reaching today’s home buyers and sellers through products and apps they love, providing almost instantaneous market data. We are the regional leader in New Development Sales and Marketing as the exclusive sales and marketing team for The Bridges at Whitestone in Queens, Roslyn Landing in Roslyn and Ocean Watch in Freeport, among other prominent new build communities. Our other services include a full Relocation/Referrals Division, a Rental Division, Daniel Gale NY Commercial, and Ambassador Abstract Title company. The Sotheby’s International Realty® affiliate for Long Island and Queens since 1976, Daniel Gale Sotheby’s has gained national and international recognition, including top honors for sales, marketing and technology worldwide. For more information, visit danielgale.com.