Buying & Selling

Assisting clients with the sale or purchase of both residential and commercial properties with timely negotiations and diligent document review whether you are an experienced investor or first-time home buyer!

Criminal Defense

Strategically defending clients from the time of their arrest and arraignment through trial and at all steps in between, in order to secure a just disposition.

Foreclosure Defense

Helping homeowners who have fallen behind on mortgage payments through the use of Loan Modifications, Short Sales or Deed-in-Lieu options.

Estate Planning

Helping protect your assets and decide who will receive your money and property while choosing the people you would like to make decisions regarding your money and property.


Assisting both landlords and tenants by negotiating, preparing, and reviewing commercial and residential lease documents.

The People We Help

First Time Buyers

We love guiding first time purchasers through the steps of closing on the place of their dreams. We recognize what an important milestone the purchase of your first property is and we are here to help you close the deal.


We are here to provide advice and recommendations in the purchase of short sale, foreclosure and other properties that do not fit in the dimensions of your traditional real estate sale.


We can help guide you in making important decisions regarding your investment. We understand the importance of finding the right tenant and advise our clients on the complexities of landlord-tenant law and tenants rights.

Commercial Tenants

We work with our clients to help secure a leasing arrangement that is consistent with their business needs. Leasing the right commercial space is crucial step for any business.

Foreclosure Victims

We work hard to negotiate with your lender to successfully find alternative solutions to foreclosure and get you back on your feet. Having an attorney who understands the foreclosure process and how to help can make all the difference.

We handle all your real estate legal needs!

We review the Contract of Sale, Leases, Title Report, Survey, DOB Records, Violations, Judgments, Liens and much more!

Real Estate Law Knowledge

Deal-Making Skills

Diligent Cost-Efficient Service

Chris Psomopoulos, Esq.

Chris Psomopoulos started his own practice upon graduating from law school. Mr. Psomopoulos has focused his practice on representing buyers, sellers, developers, investors, and landlords in the purchase, sale and leasing of both commercial and residential real estate properties. In addition, he has vast experience helping homeowners experiencing financial difficulties and facing foreclosure. He prides himself in his understanding and responsiveness to all of his clients needs.

Admitted to practice in the State of New York, Mr. Psomopoulos received his Juris Doctor from the Maurice A. Deane School of Law and his Bachelor of Business Administration from Hofstra University.

Donald Kernisant Jr., Esq.

Senior Associate

Donald Kernisant Jr. is a Senior Associate at the Law Office of Chris Psomopoulos and head of the Criminal Defense practice. For the first four years of his legal career, Don was an Assistant District Attorney at the Queens County District Attorney's Office. Following his time as a Prosecutor, Don was an Associate at one of Long Island's largest law firms - Rivkin Radler LLP. - where he was a member of various practice groups including Insurance Fraud, Compliance, Investigation, and While Collar Crime.

Admitted to practice in the State of New York, Mr. Kernisant received his Juris Doctor from the Maurice a Deane School of Law at Hofstra University and his Undergraduate Degree from the College of the Holy Cross. Donald will serve as an Adjunct Professor of Law at Hofstra beginning in the 2023-2024 academic year.

The Criminal Cases We Handle

Driving While Intoxicated

Drug Possession/Sale

Guns and Weapons Possession


Domestic Violence





We conduct diligent investigations, intense plea negotiations, evidentiary hearings, draft suppression and dismissal motions, and conduct trials in defense of our clients.

Former Prosecutor's Knowledge and Insight

Experienced Litigation

Clear Communication

Contact Us

Office: 718.433.9069

Cell: 347.804.6013


Address 23-25 31st Street, Suite 420, Astoria, NY 11105