Marc Bengualid is the principal and founder of EJMB Realty and EMJB Commercial. After graduating from Cornell University in 1983, he started his real estate career with the Ziegelman Organization working in all facets of real estate including, converting properties to cooperatives and condominiums, advertising, canvassing buildings, buying-out tenants, aiding in managing properties with Zeal Management. In 1987 Marc started his own company and prepared syndication of real estate, aided in acquisition and conversions of properties for various owners before obtaining his law degree from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 1990.
Upon graduating from law school, he worked at Bower & Gardner, a medical malpractice defense firm, as an associate representing medical and negligence cases. In 1994 he joined for Dienst & Serrins, LLP as a trial associate, head of the defense trial and legal department, and was a senior associate and trial attorney for plaintiff’s medical malpractice and personal injury department.
In 1996, Marc left to start his own law firm as a trial attorney in the areas of medical malpractice, legal malpractice, personal injury and police brutality and has obtained multi million dollar verdicts and settlements for his clients. In addition to trial work, his firm specializes in contract disputes, commercial litigation, real estate closing and litigation, construction litigation, leasing and evictions.
Marc has expanded his real estate holdings as his company owns, manages and operates about 300,000 sq ft of commercial real estate in Manhattan and is active in the development and expansion of EJMB. Marc currently sits on the board of the Garment District where he maintains his office. He lives with his wife and three children in Manhattan. Return to About Us