Jaime Michelle Cain

Jaime Michelle Cain

Jaime Michelle Cain is a partner in the firm’s Real Estate Department and concentrates her practice in commercial and multi-family real estate transactions throughout the State of New York.


(585) 238-3514

(585) 232-3528

Practice Areas

Cannabis Law
Real Estate


J.D., Syracuse University College of Law, cum laude

B.A., Syracuse University, magna cum laude


Monroe County Bar Association
New York State Bar Association
New York Housing Association (NYHA)
New York Capital Region Apartment Association (NYCRAA)

Jaime Michelle Cain assists buyers and sellers in all aspects of real estate purchases, refinances, leasing and construction. In addition, Jaime represents local and regional banks in lender financing, including SBA 7(a) and 504 programs. Jaime represents owners, landlords, and investors as part of her practice and provides Fair Housing training and consultation to ensure compliance with federal, state and local laws. Jaime is proficient in commencing and defending summary proceedings on behalf of clients for non-payment and breach of lease. Jaime also defends landlords accused of violating the Fair Housing Act and the New York State Human Rights Law.

Honors & Achievements

Super Lawyers (New York) 2013 – 2015
Host of #RealEstateRoundTable

Speaking & Writing Engagements

Fair Housing Games (April 2018)
Fair Housing Games (April 2019)
Daily Record, Municipal Code Amended to Prevent Discrimination on Basis of Income
Daily Record, Landlords, No-Pet Clauses and Emotional Support Animals
Frequent Speaker with New York Housing Association (NYHA) and RentPath
Panel Speaker at the Unify Upstate NY Landlords event at Turning Stone Resort and Casino (September 2019)

Community Activities

Board Member, New York Capital Region Apartment Association (NYCRAA)