Ronald J. DeVito

Of Counsel

Paul J. Bloom

Ronald J. DeVito

Of Counsel

     Melville, New York


Ronald J. DeVito is Of Counsel to the Firm. His practice includes real estate related matters and, in particular, the development, financing and construction of real estate projects.

Mr. DeVito specializes in the legal representation of developers, owners and operators of senior housing projects and facilities that provide care to the elderly. He currently serves as a member of and legal counsel to Senior Housing Investment Advisors, Inc., a national consulting firm serving the senior housing industry ( He has also developed, invested in or operated senior housing units valued at more than 200 million dollars.

The unique combination of his legal skills and operating experience in real estate projects, in general, and in all aspects of the senior housing and care industries, in particular, augments Harras Bloom & Archer’s ability to provide valuable legal and consulting services to its clients.

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • St John’s University, School of Law – J.D. 
  • State University of New York, Buffalo, NY – B.S.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Nassau County Bar Association

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate Development
  • Construction
  • Project Financing


         Melville, New York            


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