JESSE FARB practices in the Real Estate group in the firm’s New York office, focusing on the financing, development and construction of commercial real estate and affordable housing properties.
Prior to joining Sidley, Jesse worked for four years as an urban planner with the City of New York, conducting numerous zoning and land use studies in connection with the redevelopment of City-owned real estate by the private sector. He earned his B.A. from the University of Toronto, his M.Sc. in Urban Planning from Columbia University and his J.D. from the University of Toronto, where he received two academic awards for excellence in real estate law. While attending the University of Toronto, Jesse was a production manager and assistant editor of the University of Toronto Faculty of Law Review.