Ashley A. Dunn

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Ashley Dunn handles a wide variety of real estate transactions, including the acquisition, sale, design, construction, leasing, management, and financing of commercial, residential, mixed-use, and hospitality properties. Ashley has focused specifically on architecture agreements, construction management, and construction contracts of all types, including design-build contracts. Prior to entering private practice, Ashley was a staff attorney at GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) in Boston, where she assisted in all aspects of their impact litigation practice.


Representative Matters

  • Represented several private schools in the New York City metropolitan area in drafting and negotiating architect and construction agreements for major campus renovation and construction projects
  • Represented major cultural institutions in New York City in negotiating construction agreements for significant renovation and construction projects
  • Represented a nonprofit athletic center in a variety of transactions, including negotiating a master services agreement with a New York government entity, drafting and negotiating construction agreements for campus renovation, and drafting and negotiating agreements with organizations providing services at the facilities
  • Represented a New York City business improvement district in the drafting and negotiating agreements with New York City agencies and private consultants regarding the redesign, improvement, and maintenance of SoHo Square
  • Represented private schools and cultural institutions in New York City in the drafting and negotiation of access agreements with owners of adjacent properties




  • J.D. Harvard Law School 2010
  • B.S. Clarion University of Pennsylvania 2007

Bar Admissions

  • New York

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • Board member, National LGBT Bar Association


  • Recognized as a "Rising Star," New York Metro Super Lawyers, Real Estate, 2015 – 2019