Mitchell B. Shpelfogel
Mitchell B. Shpelfogel graduated from Hofstra University School of Law at 22 years old, the youngest graduate in the school’s history. Mr. Shpelfogel began his legal career as Senior Court Attorney to a New York Civil Court Judge, after which he joined Pinczewski & Shpelfogel, P.C. as a partner in 2008. Since his joining Pinczewski & Shpelfogel, the firm’s practice has grown exponentially, serving diversified clientele in various litigation and transactional matters.
Mr. Shpelfogel is a recognized leader in the field of real estate law. He has been noted by Crain’s New York and The New York Law Journal as serving as counsel to the largest multi-family residential transaction of the year in Brooklyn, New York. He is renowned for his expertise in multi-family real estate and his legal acumen. Mr. Shpelfogel has been a repeat panelist at New York real estate summits, presenting on the topic to hundreds of attorneys and real estate professionals.
As skilled negotiator, Mr. Shpelfogel is regularly sought after by clients throughout the world. While preferring to resolve matters without a prolonged legal battle, Mr. Shpelfogel is a highly respected litigator. He regularly tries to verdict commercial, personal injury and business litigation matters with successful results, collecting millions of dollars on their clients’ behalf. Mr. Shpelfogel has been recognized as a Super Lawyer Rising Star every year since 2015!
In addition to his law practice, Mr. Shpelfogel is an active member of his community. He is a Board member of Brooklyn Community Board 15 and sits on the Executive Board as well as the Public Safety and Zoning committees. Mr. Shpelfogel is also a board member of several charitable organizations and sits on the Board of Trustees of local schools.
Mr. Shpelfogel lives in Brooklyn, New York with his wife and four children.