Attorney Advisory Council Partner | Certilman Balin
|As a partner in the Firm's Real Estate and Commercial Lending Departments, Mr. DeRiggi represents buyers and sellers in a wide array of commercial transactions. He also represents lenders and borrowers in all types of commercial lending transactions, including small business and middle-market loans, construction loans, leasehold financing and asset based credit facilities. |
Mr. DeRiggi also has experience in 1031 exchanges, Industrial Development Agency transactions and U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) loans. He is designated closing counsel for the SBA specializing in the 504 and 7a loan programs. Mr. DeRiggi was recently described by the Long Island Business News as the "go-to attorney" for firms seeking SBA financing.
He also represents lenders in commercial foreclosures, enforcement actions and general litigation matters.
He currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the Huntington YMCA. He is also an active fundraiser and volunteer for numerous charitable organizations, including the Diabetes Research Institute, the American Heart Association and the Epilepsy Foundation.
Mr. DeRiggi's impressive professional accomplishments have been profiled in both Newsday and the Long Island Business News. He earned his Juris Doctorate from St. John's University School of Law in 1996 and his Bachelor's Degree from Seton Hall University in 1993.