Practice Areas

Real Estate


Commercial and Real Estate Finance

Land Use and Zoning

(914) 779-1100

Ext. 326

Assistant: Janice Battista 

James J. Veneruso, Esq. 

Managing Partner

James J. Veneruso is the firm's managing partner and is an AV rated attorney as certified by Martindale Hubbell. His biographical sketch appears in Who's Who in American Law and Preeminent Lawyers of America. Mr. Veneruso has more than 30 years of experience in corporate law and real estate. He regularly represents large and small companies in a wide range of real estate, land use and zoning, financial and corporate matters. His practice includes the acquisition, development and financing of commercial properties. He is a former adjunct instructor of Business Law at College of Mount Saint Vincent and lona College.

Education/ Law Reviews/Law Journals
Delaware University School of Law ( Cum Laude)
lona College 
Associate Editor, Delaware Corporate Law Review, Founding Board of Editors, Pace Law Review Former Associate Editor, Westchester Law Journal

Awards / Recognitions
AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell 

Selected as an Empire State Counsel® by New York State Bar Association; 2013-Present

Who's Who in American Law; 1984-Present

"Above the Bar" Award for "Most Socially Conscious Attorney" awarded by Pace University Law School, Westchester Bar Association and Westchester Business Journal; 2008

St. Joseph's Medical Center Outstanding Service Award; 2015
Hon Richard D'Aronco Distinguished Service in the Law Award; 2007
American Dream Award from Habitat for Humanity of Westchester; 2006 

Heartsong Man of The Year

Grand Marshall Eastchester Columbus Day Committee

Community Service Award - Fieri

Community Involvement

Heartsong Inc. Chairman; 2004-2008

St. Joseph's Medical Center Trustee; 2012-Present   

Yonkers Partners in Education Trustee; 2008-present     

Habitat for Humanity Trustee; 2002-2011

Italian American Forum Vice Chariman; 2014-present

Greystone Foundation Trustee; 1989-1998



New York State Bar Association

Florida Bar Association

Westchester County Bar Association

Columbian Lawyers Association, Westchester County

Yonkers Lawyers Association

Admissions/ Courts
New York
U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
U.S. Supreme Court