Jeffrey L. Saltiel

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Real Estate Attorney in Brooklyn, NY

Wenig Saltiel LLP
 | 26 Court Street, Suite 1200
Brooklyn, NY 11242
Phone: 718-797-5700
Fax: 718-522-0356
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2018 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1995
Practice Areas:
  • Real Estate: Business (80%),
  • Business Litigation (20%)
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • French
Attorney Profile

Attorney Jeffrey L. Saltiel is a partner at Wenig Saltiel LLP, in Brooklyn, New York. Mr. Saltiel serves clients throughout New York in matters involving bankruptcy, foreclosures, real estate, landlord and tenant issues and other general civil litigation. He also represents court-appointed fiduciaries. He has been licensed to practice law since 1995 and has more than 20 years of experience.

Mr. Saltiel earned a bachelor’s degree from the City University of New York and received his law degree from the Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University. He is licensed in New York and New Jersey as well as before the U.S. District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit.

Over the course of his career, Mr. Saltiel has litigated in state, federal, bankruptcy and housing courts. In addition to being a licensed attorney, he is a real estate developer, which provides him with a unique blend of skills to provide his clients with the best representation possible.

In addition to his law practice, Mr. Saltiel lectures to various organizations and teaches continuing legal education seminars. He is a member of the Kings County Housing Court Bar Association and has served as vice president and treasurer of the organization since 2002. He also belongs to the Brooklyn Bar Association, the Bay Ridge Lawyers Association, the Richmond County Bar Association, the New York State Bar Association and the Jewish Lawyers Guild.

Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Real Estate (80%): Landlord/Tenant

Business Litigation (20%)

Focus Areas



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Super Lawyers: 2018 - 2019

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About Jeffrey Saltiel

Admitted: 1995, New York

Professional Webpage:


  • Guardian Ad Litem, Housing Court and Supreme Court
  • The Seneca Club of Kings County Salutes Meryl Wenig, and Jeffrey Saltiel and Wenig Saltiel LLP for their outstanding contrbution to the legal profession and in mentoring and teaching attorneys how to suceeed in the courts and the practice of law.

    , Seneca Club Of Kings County , 2016
  • Arbitrator of the Year, New York City Small Claims Court Arbitrators Association, 2005

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • NYS Teacher License

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • State of New Jersey
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • Bay Ridge Lawyers Association
  • New York State Bar Association Residential Landlord/ Tenant Comittee, 1998
  • Kings County Housing Court Bar Association, 2000
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • Brooklyn Women's Bar Association
  • Kings County Housing Court Bar Association, Treasurer, 2002 to date

  • State of New York
  • Richmond County Bar Association, 1995
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • Kings County Housing Court Bar Association, Vice President, since 2002
  • Jewish Lawyers Guild - member of Board of trustees 2017 to date

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • Brooklyn Bar Association, 1995

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity, Volunteer
  • Alumni Board Officer - Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity
  • Congregation B'nai Jeshurun, Volunteer
  • Volunteer Judge - MSQI Debate Leauge 

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  •  Lecturer at ABC’s of Landlord Tenant Law at the Brooklyn Bar Association, 2015 Lecturer at ABC’s of Landlord Tenant Law at the Brooklyn Bar Association, Lecturer at ABC’s of Landlord Tenant Law at the Brooklyn Bar Association, 2015
  • Lecturer on Receivers for Real Property, NYC Real Estate Expo Lecturer on Receivers for Real Property , 2013


  • In re France Filed a 5th bankruptcy to save a debtor’s home while securing a judgment against a notorious bankruptcy petition preparer who for years defrauded homeowners by filing frivolous bankruptcies for them
  • Nestor v Britt Evicted a high profile rent stabilized tenant from a luxury Manhattan apartment being used as a pied a terre within 1 year of being retained by the owner.  Several other attorneys tried unsuccessfully to complete the eviction for over 20 years before we were retained.  
  • LSM Mgmt v Paulicelli Saved the tenancy of a deaf, nonverbal widow in a rent stabilized apartment where city agencies repeatedly denied her benefits after they failed to accommodate her disabilities
  • 329 Union v LoGuidice As guardian ad litem for one of 3 senior citizen siblings living together, I vacated a 4 year old stipulation agreement which was entered into improvidently and subsequently successfully defended an appeal taken therefrom.

Representative Clients:

  • Bruno Codispoti - Court Appointed Reciever
  • Peter Nakos - 7A Administartor
  • Ivan Villaruel-Respondent   
  • Julie Clark- Court Appointed Receiver

Educational Background:

  • City University of New York, B.S., 1992
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Office Location for Jeffrey L. Saltiel

26 Court Street
Suite 1200
Brooklyn, NY 11242

Phone: 718-797-5700

Fax: 718-522-0356

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Last Updated: 5/14/2019

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