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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Joseph Ceccarelli 2015


  • Title: Partner
  • Company: Wilson Elser
  • Location: 150 East 42nd St., New York, N.Y.
  • Birthplace: New York City

Education: B.A. Economics & J.D. Fordham University
First job outside of real estate: Customer relations and bookkeeper
First job in real estate or allied field: Judicial clerk Supreme Court, NY County
What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I am a partner in Wilson Elsr’s N.Y.C. office and focus my practice on real estate, IP and Wall St.
How do you unwind from a busy day in real estate? Swimming, sculling, and playing chess.
Favorite book or author: “Outliers: The Story of Success”
Favorite movie: “For All Mankind”
Last song you purchased/downloaded? Puccini’s Aria, Nessun Dorma performed by Luciano Pavarotti
One word to describe your work environment: Proactive
Rules to live by in business: You’re either part of the solution or part of the problem; be attuned to different management styles, add value whenever possible; and be a good listener.