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 client 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. As an Assistant DA in the Felony Narcotics Trial Bureau, Donald prosecuted a wide variety of cases, including assaults, robberies, burglaries, gun possession, and drug-related offenses. Donald handled the prosecution of hundreds of cases from their inception at arrest to their conclusion at sentencing and at all intermediate stages including investigation, Grand Jury, hearing, and trial. As a member of the highly selective Rider Program in the Career Criminal and Major Crimes Bureau, Donald assisted members of the NYPD by drafting search warrants, interviewing confidential informants, supervising lineups, conducting defendant interrogations, and providing legal counsel.

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. As an Associate at Rivkin, Don handled thousands of litigation files, prepared motions, and argued cases both in Civil Court and in Arbitration.

New York Super Lawyers magazine named Donald as a Rising Star in the greater Metropolitan New York area for 2022 and 2023, a recognition awarded to only about 5% of lawyers in the state.

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.


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

E-Mail: chris@thecplawoffice.com / Donald@thecplawoffice.com

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