John M. Bohrer-Yardley

Of Counsel

John M. Bohrer-Yardley

Of Counsel


Direct: 585-987-2873
Fax: 585-445-2373

At a Glance

John Bohrer-Yardley is Of Counsel in the firm’s Real Estate Development and Finance Department. He concentrates his practice in the area of affordable housing development, including the acquisition, financing and disposition of multifamily residential properties utilizing low-income housing tax credits and various other tax-driven incentives.

Prior to joining Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP, Mr. Bohrer-Yardley was a senior associate at Cannon Heyman & Weiss, LLP where he represented for-profit and nonprofit developers, joint venture partners and tax credit syndicators in connection with the development and preservation of affordable housing.


  • Albany Law School, J.D.
  • State University of New York at Buffalo, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York

Professional Affiliations

  • New York State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association Forum on Affordable Housing and Community Development Law
  • New York State Association for Affordable Housing
Practice Areas: Affordable Housing & Community Development Practice Group • Commercial Real Estate Development