About Edward

About Edward

Edward A. Mermelstein is a Russian-American real estate attorney, legal strategist, businessman, and developer based in New York City. He is a partner at Rheem Bell & Mermelstein, LLP, a boutique real estate and corporate law firm with a rapidly expanding global network. As a founding partner, Edward is fiercely committed to pursuing and protecting his clients’ interests in all aspects possible. Edward is especially skilled in international corporate and real estate law, private equity investment and joint ventures, real estate investment, management and development as well as claims and disputes resolution. Edward is also fluent in both English and Russian.

With an impressive number of victories to his name, a keen understanding of the global political arena, and a knack for nimbly navigating international markets, Edward has been named one of the 10 most influential figures in New York City real estate. Often quoted in the New York Times, Bloomberg, the Wall Street Journal, and The Real Deal, Edward is regarded as a leading expert when it comes to closing complex deals and winning unique legal cases. Edward has also been featured on numerous talk shows on shows such as Fox News, CNBC and Reuters.

Edward is also the managing member of One & Only Holdings, a company that caters to the various needs of high-net worth individuals. Among the services offered, One & Only Holdings provides real estate brokering, consulting, and family office planning. They guarantee thorough guidance, personalized attention, confidentiality, and impeccable service.

In addition to his work, Edward is involved in a variety of charitable organizations, supporting local and national causes rooted in culture, politics, education, and the arts.


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RheemBell & Mermelstein LLP                                 One & Only Holdings

20 W 36th St,                                                                           18 E 48th St. Fl. 7

New York, NY 10018                                                              New York, NY 10017

(212) 239-4001                                                                        (212) 505-0200