About Capell Barnett Matalon & Schoenfeld LLP

Collaborative. Innovative. Effective.

Who We Are

Capell Barnett Matalon & Schoenfeld is a general practice law firm powered by experienced attorneys who represent individuals and estates as well as privately-held and family-owned businesses, nonprofits, and religious organizations at every stage of their development and lifecycle.


We are a law firm uniquely built to always represent each client’s interests.

We know that securing the right results matters and recognize how deeply our clients rely on us to craft sound legal strategies that reflect their individual and institutional long-term goals and values. Because we live in the same world you do, we understand the concerns that keep you up at night and appreciate the trust you place in us and our attorneys’ deep legal knowledge, the skill with which we navigate complex negotiations, and our single-minded focus on developing strategies and solutions that support your goals to secure the best possible outcomes.


The right lawyers when you need them and where you need them.

Capell Barnett Matalon & Schoenfeld serves clients from our offices in New York City, Long Island, and Florida. Our members combine decades of big law and business experience with the skill to represent clients facing sophisticated and demanding legal challenges effectively and responsively within a collegial firm culture.

Unconstrained by big firm logistics, we can assemble nimble, focused teams to quickly address and resolve matters for our clients efficiently and cost-effectively, applying an exacting standard of excellence to every client matter.

Who do we serve?

You. Your family. Your business. Your not-for-profit and religious organization. When you need legal counsel and representation personally or professionally, Capell Barnett Matalon & Schoenfeld’s legal team stands by your side, delivering real- world, professional guidance.
There aren’t enough words to say how thankful I feel. I

appreciate all of the time and energy Capell Barnett Matalon & Schoenfeld's Tax Compliance & Controversy Partner Yvonne Cort put into helping me settle my worst nightmare! I have a new lease on life and looking forward to starting it ASAP :).”

SAMPLE: “How do you sell a business without incurring an enormous tax consequence? the combination of Capell Barnett Matalon & Schoenfeld's Corporate and Estate Planning attorneys made that happen because they could guide me through the entire process -- from negotiating the ultimate sale of my business to structuring the appropriate disposition of my payout.to It was a win/win for me and my family.
SAMPLE: “Yesterday, we were a church struggling to meet its commitments. Today, we are on the verge of fully funding not only our own parish, but refurbishing our affordable housing units and opening a community food pantry. Thank you for making this miracle possible.”
–Pastor Adrian