Howard S. Koh

Practice Area: Commercial Litigation

Howard Koh is a Partner in MSF’s Commercial Litigation Group. Mr. Koh represents clients in litigations and arbitrations in a wide array of subject areas. He concentrates his practice on real estate litigation, goods sold and delivered cases, business torts, disputes among business owners, commercial mortgage foreclosure cases, and commercial landlord-tenant disputes. Mr. Koh also blogs at


Cornell Law School. J.D. (Cum Laude)

University of Pennsylvania. B.A. Economics (Cum Laude)


State of New York

Southern District of New York

Eastern District of New York

Prior Experience

Before joining MSF in 2000, Mr. Koh practiced at Proskauer Rose LLP, Gordon Altman Butowsky Weitzen Shalov & Wein LLP, and Silberman & Platte LLP.

Representative Matters

Mr. Koh’s reported decisions include: Enhanced Acquisitions II, LLC v. McSam Tribeca, LLC, 141 A.D.3d 506, 33 N.Y.S.3d 910 (2d Dep’t 2016); Boulevard Housing Corp. v. Bisk, 80 A.D.3d 430, 913 N.Y.S.2d 657 (1st Dep’t 2011); Professional Sound Services, Inc. v. Guzzi, 349 F. Supp. 2d 722 S.D.N.Y. 2004, aff’d, 159 Fed. Appx. 270 (2nd Cir. 2005); Feirstein v. Nanbar Realty Corp., 963 F. Supp. 254 (S.D.N.Y. 1997); and Nanbar Realty Corp. v. Pater Realty Co., 242 A.D. 2d 208, 661 N.Y.S.2d 216 (1st Dep’t 1997).