John B. Egnatios-BeeneSpecial Counsel

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John B. Egnatios-Beene is a member of Stroock’s Real Estate group. His practice focuses on real estate development with an emphasis on land use, zoning and related environmental issues.

Prior to joining Stroock, Mr. Egnatios-Beene was General Counsel of the New York City Board of Standards and Appeals. In that capacity, Mr. Egnatios-Beene provided advice to the Commissioners of the Board concerning the New York City Zoning Resolution, the New York City Building Code, the New York State Multiple Dwelling Law, and general administrative law matters. He also spent several years as in-house counsel at the New York City Department of Buildings.


  • Member, Zoning and Design Committee, Real Estate Board of New York, 2015-present
  • Member, Land Use Zoning & Planning Committee, New York City Bar Association, 2016–present;
    • Member, Housing and Urban Development Committee, 2015–2016

Speeches & Events

  • Speaker, "What a Relief! Practicing Before the NYC Board of Standards & Appeals," New York City Bar Association, New York, NY, April 19, 2018

Admitted To Practice

New York


J.D., Case Western Reserve University School of Law, 2005

B.S., University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, 2002