Cohen Hochman & Allen Attorneys At Law

Fees

Below is the 2017 Fee Schedule effective for all violations/summonses received on and after 01/01/2017.

Environmental Control Board

Sanitation Violation
$33.00
Parks Violation
$200.00
Air Violation
$200.00
Fire Violation
$190.00
Building Violation
$190.00
Landmarks Violation
$190.00
Elevator Violation
$135.00
Pest Control
$100.00
Commercial Noise Violation
$300.00
SRO Violation
$400.00
Illegal Dumping Violation
$350.00
Department of Transportation Violation
$200.00
Cease and Desist
$500.00
Industrial Waste Violation
$200.00
Hazardous Waste Violation
$1,500.00
Asbestos Violation
$875.00
Medical Waste Violation
$1,500.00
Vacating a Defaulted Violation less than 60 days old
$50.00
Vacating a Defaulted Violation more than 60 days old
$100.00

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

Certificate of Correction (In Addition to Hearing)
$85.00
Certificate of Correction (Without a Hearing)
$150.00
Certificate of Correction (Transient Use Violations)
$150.00
Dismissal of non-ECB DOB Violation
$150.00
Rescind Stop Work Order/ Vacate Order
$750.00
HPD Dismissal Request
$150.00
Lead Paint Violation
$300.00

Department of Finance

Settlement/ satisfaction of outstanding penalties
12% of amount saved

Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Restaurant Letter Grade
$500.00
Health, Window Guard, Pest Control, Lead Paint
$200.00
Additional Appearance(s) and Adjournment(s)
$50.00
Vacating a Defaulted Health Violation
$50.00

Criminal Court/ Housing Court/ Misc.

Building and Fire Summonses
$590 per 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 $150.00
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.