General Counsel

patrickyuphotoGeneral Counsel – Patrick Yu

Phone: 516-794-9100 X 894 | E-mail

After 14 years as an attorney practicing in the areas of real estate transactions and litigation, Patrick accepted the General Counsel position at East Coast Abstract in July 2015.  His broad responsibilities include supporting and directing the underwriting team at ECA, and taking the leadership role to make certain that ECA adheres to the compliance and Best Practice standards of our industry. Patrick is admitted to the New York State Bar and the United States District Court of the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.

In addition to his duties at ECA, Patrick serves on the Board of Directors of the Asian Real Estate Professional Association, a professional business organization of real estate property managers, owners, developers, contractors, brokers, bankers, architects, and attorneys. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the Nassau County Bar Association and the New York City Bar Association where he serves on the Real Property Law Committee and the Housing Court Committee. He is also a member of the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY) and the New York Association of Realty Managers.  Patrick holds Appraisal and Real Estate Brokerage licenses.