CHRISTOPHER BABIARZ recently joined Barclay Damon’s real estate and institutions & lending practice areas as an associate attorney. His primary office is in Syracuse. Babiarz focuses his legal practice on commercial real-estate transactions, including purchases, sales, lending, and title work, from inception to closing, the firm said. He drafts property-transfer documents, life estates, and lease agreements. Babiarz has additional experience with business formation and management, as well as municipal zoning and land-use issues. Prior to joining Barclay Damon, Babiarz was an associate attorney at law firms in Syracuse, Auburn, and Ithaca, and also was a legal intern with the New York State Office of the Inspector General and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation. Babiarz earned his law degree from the Albany Law School. Before that, he received his bachelor’s degree from the University at Albany.
By Journal Staff