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Practice areas

  • Corporate & Commercial Transactions

    Proper legal guidance is essential for all businesses, in every phase of development.

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  • Taxation

    Practice Area: Taxation Our tax attorneys focus on identifying potential tax issues and delivering creative and cost-effective solutions to complex tax problems. Practice Area Description: We concentrate on the full spectrum of international, federal, state, and local tax issues.  The firm’s tax attorneys regularly undertake tax planning for C corporations, S corporations, partnerships, business trusts, […]

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  • Elder Law and Medicaid Planning

    Practice Area: Elder Law and Medicaid Planning: Long-term care, whether at home or in a nursing facility, can exhaust a family’s lifetime of savings. Proper planning can help reduce or even eliminate this financial exposure. Practice Area Description: Optimally, the process of asset protection begins many years before nursing home or community-based, long-term care becomes […]

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  • Elder Law & Medicaid Planning

    Effective planning can preserve family assets while ensuring long term care.

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  • Estate Administration

    Navigating the intricate legal and tax requirements after the death of a loved-one can be a daunting task without proper guidance.

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  • Estate Planning

    Careful planning can maximize the amount of assets passing to loved ones and not taxing authorities.

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  • Landlord / Tenant

    If you are considering buying, selling, leasing, or investing in commercial real estate, it’s vital to consult with an experienced attorney who will ensure that your transactions and leases are structured to best represent your interests. CBMS has a full service commercial and residential department that can assist you with a wide range of leasing […]

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  • Commercial Litigation

    Effective advocacy requires meticulous preparation and a deep understanding of the facts and laws at issue.

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  • Matrimonial and Family

    When legal action is necessary to resolve family conflicts, it is essential that you entrust your most private matters to compassionate and knowledgeable family law attorneys. At CBMS, our dedicated attorneys serve as good listeners, confidants and zealous advocates for all our clients during their most difficult times. When domestic issues cannot be solved within […]

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  • Real Estate

    Anticipating problems and finding solutions is crucial in every real property transaction.

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  • Religious Corporations

    Careful planning and proper governance can provide both tax exemption and asset protection.

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  • Taxation

    The myriad of complex tax rules can present both traps for the unwary and opportunities for the well-advised.

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  • Tax Controversy

    Tax issues can lead to serious financial and personal consequences. The tax attorneys at CBMS are familiar with the twists and turns of the intricate government bureaucracies of the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance and the Internal Revenue Service. We work closely with you to determine the best way forward while zealously representing your interests.

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Who we are

Capell Barnett Matalon & Schoenfeld LLP is a team of dedicated attorneys and staff who provide comprehensive, cost-effective legal services to individuals, businesses, not-for-profit organizations, and religious corporations.

Howard Capell
Howard Capell
Connor Dolgon
Connor Dolgon
Robert S. Barnett
Robert S. Barnett
Gregory L. Matalon
Gregory L. Matalon
Stuart H. Schoenfeld
Stuart H. Schoenfeld
Joseph Milano
Joseph Milano
Renato Matos
Renato Matos
Peter S. Sanders
Peter S. Sanders
Yvonne R. Cort
Yvonne R. Cort
Adam Zabary
Adam Zabary
Jodi Warren
Jodi Warren
Erik Olson
Erik Olson
David Zandi
David Zandi
Monica P. Ruela
Monica P. Ruela
Christopher C. Haner
Christopher C. Haner
Travis Tatko
Travis Tatko

 

Meet our entire team


Upcoming Events

Jul
11
Wed
Accounting & Finance Show: Featuring Gregory Matalon, Yvonne Cort and Robert Barnett @ Javits Center
Jul 11 – Jul 12 all-day

Partners Gregory Matalon, Yvonne Cort, and  Robert Barnett will be featured speakers at the Accounting & Finance Show.

Wednesday, July 11th

  1:00 – 1:25pm

Gregory Matalon to present

Important Tax issues to Consider When Ending an Estate or Trust

Wealth Management

  • A look at the many considerations both tax and financial to consider before closing an estate
  • How tax elections, GST planning, and Accounts Role and Returns affect your estate

 

Thursday, July 12th

1:00 pm

Yvonne Cort will present 

Collateral Consequences of Not Paying Taxes: Passports, Driver’s Licenses at Risk

 

Thursday, July 12th

3:00 -3:50pm

Robert Barnett and Gregory Matalon to co-present

“Will VS. Revocable Trust – The Boxing Match of the Century”

 

 

To learn more about the Accounting Finance Show visit, the site.

Oct
9
Tue
Mission Driven Development: Practical Resources for Churches (PRC) Webinar @ Webinar: Details to come!
Oct 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Partner Renato Matos and Associate Jodi Warren will present at a webinar titled “Mission Driven Development” on October 9th at 7 p.m. The webinar will be hosted by Practical Resources for Churches (PRC).

As churches struggle with shrinking congregations and increasing operating and capital expenses, many congregations have looked to redeveloping their valuable real estate assets to ensure their long-term viability. This lecture will discuss the steps to a successful redevelopment project from preparing a mission plan through the construction process and beyond, including an in-depth look at various options and deal structures available to churches. It will also cover church best practices as well as how to avoid common pitfalls.

Sign up details to follow!