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Gerrald Ellis


Adjunct Professor of Law

Telephone: (212) 872-0753
New York State Housing Finance Agency
641 Lexington Avenue
New York, New York 10022

Professor Gerrald Ellis is Assistant Counsel to the New York State Housing Finance Agency (HFA), where he works on tax-exempt bond transactions and affordable housing developments throughout the State.  Prior to HFA, Professor Ellis worked for Related Management Company, assisting with compliance on the company’s affordable housing portfolio.  He is also a Member of the New York City Bar Association’s Housing and Urban Development Committee.

While a student at Fordham Law School, Professor Ellis twice competed in the Alvaro Uribe Moot Court Competition, he served as Co-President of the Latin American Law Students Association.  He is also a proud recipient of the Archibald R. Murray Public Service Award, and an alumnus of both the Community Economic Development Clinic and the Feerick Center for Social Justice, where he was a Dean’s Fellow.

Prior to graduating from Fordham University Law School, Professor Ellis received a B.A. in History from the University of California, Los Angeles.