Phone: 585.760.8201
Fax: 585.784.8919


As a partner of the firm, Walter Capell has expertise in a wide variety of practice areas, including creditors rights, real estate, corporate and commercial transactions, commercial litigation, trusts and estates, and divorce and family law.

With a thorough knowledge of all aspects of the bankruptcy process, Mr. Capell can effectively counsel clients on their rights as creditors. Voted a Best Lawyer in America 2013 for Real Estate Law, his experience includes advising developers, investors, buyers, and sellers on matters involving the purchase, sale, lease, construction, and financing of real estate projects. He also has vast experience in landlord and tenant matters.

Walter is highly trained at using collaborative techniques as an alternative to litigation in matrimonial matters, including divorce.

Mr. Capell is a former adjunct professor of Business Law at Rochester Institute of Technology and a current lecturer with the National Business Institute.

‰”From creditors’‰ rights to real estate to matrimonial, I utilize my extensive experience and skills to aggressively advocate, negotiate and litigate on behalf of my clients.‰”

Admission to Practice

Professional and Community Affiliations


  • JD, New York Law School
  • BA, State University of New York at Buffalo