Cohen Hochman & Allen Attorneys At Law

Fees

Below is the 2018 Fee Schedule effective for all violations/summonses received on and after 01/01/2018.

Environmental Control Board

Sanitation Violation
$33.00 / vio
Parks Violation
$200.00 / vio
Air Violation
$200.00 / vio
Fire Violation
$200.00 / vio
Building Violation
$215.00 / vio
Cooling Tower Violation
$200.00/ vio
Additional Cooling Tower Vio. (same hearing date as 1st)
$75.00 / vio
Landmarks Violation
$200.00 / vio
Elevator Violation
$150.00 / vio
Pest Control
$125.00 / vio
Commercial Noise Violation
$300.00 / vio
SRO Violation
$400.00 / vio
Illegal Dumping Violation
$350.00 / vio
Department of Transportation Violation
$200.00 / vio
Cease and Desist
$500.00 / vio
Industrial Waste Violation
$250.00 / vio
Hazardous Waste Violation
$1,500.00 / vio
Asbestos Violation
$875.00 / vio
Medical Waste Violation
$1,500.00 / vio
Vacating a Defaulted Violation less than 60 days old
$75.00 / vio
Vacating a Defaulted Violation more than 60 days old
$150.00 / vio

Dept of Buildings/ Fire Dept/ HPD (non hearings)

Certificate of Correction (In Addition to Hearing)
$85.00 / vio
Certificate of Correction (Without a Hearing)
$150.00 / vio
Certificate of Correction (Transient Use Violations)
$150.00 / vio
Rush Certifications
$250.00 / vio
Labeling Proof of Correction
$50.00 / vio
Dismissal of non-ECB DOB Violation
$175.00 / vio
Rescind Stop Work Order/ Vacate Order
$750.00 / building
HPD Dismissal Request
$200.00 / building
Lead Paint Violation
$300.00 / building

Department of Finance

Settlement/ satisfaction of outstanding penalties
12% of amount saved

Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Restaurant Letter Grade
$750.00 / vio
Health, Window Guard, Pest Control, Lead Paint
$200.00 / vio
Additional Appearance(s) and Adjournment(s)
$50.00 / vio
Vacating a Defaulted Health Violation
$50.00 / vio

Criminal Court/ Housing Court/ Misc.

Building and Fire Summonses
$590 per appearance
Vacate Criminal Default
$750 per summons (includes first appearance)
Landlord/ Tenant Nonpayment
$1,500.00
Landlord/Tenant Holdover
$2,500.00
Consumer Affairs Violation
$590 per appearance
Heat & Hot Water Violation
$590 per appearance
Audit Letter Response
$150.00

*Hourly Rate

Paralegal $175.00
Associate $300.00
Partner $475.00

For more information or concerns regarding the many codes, regulations or laws, which can apply to you or your business, call the lawyers at Cohen, Hochman and Allen at (212) 566-7081.