An ejectment action is a way for a landlord to obtain possession of the property from the tenant. This action is started in either Civil or Supreme Court, depending on the value of the property. Ejectment actions are different to holdover proceedings, which are started in Housing Court. Generally, an ejectment proceeding is commenced where a landlord is unable to commence a holdover proceeding in Housing Court because, for example, a lease is still in effect. Our experienced eviction lawyer will help you understand the eviction process NY and fight for your right.