Wachtell, Lipton lawyer scores Upper East Side co-op

Medium ff8220b48dbf1524adaea859e49916ce Evan K. Farber and Rebecca Farber bought a three-bedroom, three-bath condo at 144 E. 84th St. on the Upper East Side from Lauren and Lloyd Simon for $1.772 million on Sept 10.

The 2,000-square-foot Unit #15AB is in a mid-rise cooperative apartment building at the intersection of Lexington and Third Avenues.

Mr. Farber is an associate in the New York office of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, where he is a member of the firm's litigation department. He joined the firm in 2004 after working as a summer associate in 2002.

He received a B.A. from Yale University and his J.D. from Columbia Law School.

The development at 144 E. 84th St., which was built in 1962, has 93 units on 15 floors.

According to BlockShopper.com, there were 984 home sales on the Upper East Side in 2008, with median sales price of $895,000.

Address: 144 East 84th Street, Unit: 15ab
Buyer(s): Farber, Evan K, Farber and Rebecca
Seller(s): Simon, Lauren, Simon and Lloyd
Sale date: Sep. 10, 2009