Vincent A. Apicella, Senior Partner


Seasoned New York City Real Estate Attorney

Mr. Apicella is one of the founding partners in the law firm of Apicella & Schlesinger. Prior to the this, Mr. Apicella was a partner with the firm of Adler and Apicella. Mr. Apicella graduated from New York University in 1956. Shortly thereafter, he served in the U.S. Army.

In 1961, he graduated from Brooklyn Law School. For many decades, he has been active in the Washington Heights community. He has served as President of the Washington Heights Chamber of Commerce and Chairman of the Board of the Washington Heights Business Improvement District. He has taken a role in the betterment of the Washington Heights area through these and other affiliations. Mr Apicella most recently served on the Board of Directors of the Columbian Lawyers Association.

At Apicella & Schlesinger, Mr. Apicella focuses on Real Estate and Wills and Estates. The firm has argued cases in the Appellate Divisions of both the First and Second Judicial Departments and the Court of Appeals.

Areas of Practice

  • Contracts
  • Residential and Commercial Leases
  • Business and Commercial Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Commercial and Residential Real Estate Law
  • Wills

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1961


  • Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, NY
    • J.D. – 1960
  • New York University, New York, NY
    • B.A. – 1956
    • Major: Banking/Finance

Professional Associations

  • Columbian Lawyers Association, Director
  • National Italian American Bar Association, Member