Anthony D. Mancinelli - Harter Secrest & Emery LLP

Anthony D. Mancinelli

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011

Tony Mancinelli heads the firm’s private companies, real estate, commercial and finance practice areas for the Buffalo Niagara region. He has practiced for over 30 years concentrating in all areas of corporate law, not-for-profit organizations, commercial lending, and taxable and tax-exempt bond financing and lease transactions.

  • Extensive general counseling to a large local industrial development agency and representation of the agency in numerous revenue bond transactions including federally tax-exempt transactions and representation of the agency in the preparation and negotiation of various intermunicipal agreements covering a range of matters.
  • Representing underwriters, trustees, issuers of letters of credit, and for-profit and not-for-profit borrowers in tax exempt bond financing transactions.
  • Representing banks and other institutional lenders in commercial loan and industrial revenue bond transactions.
  • Forming and general counseling to most forms of business entities including corporations, partnerships, and limitedliability companies.
  • Business mergers and acquisitions.
  • Representing businesses, venture capital firms, and angel investors in private-equity transactions.
  • Representing borrowers in complex commercial and commercial lending transactions.
  • Business and tax planning for businesses and their owners.

Prior to law school, Tony was employed as an accountant with Price Waterhouse & Company.

Georgetown UniversityBS 1972Samford University Cumberland School of LawJ.D. 1976
New York State Bar AssociationWestern New York Venture Association, Inc.Food Bank of Western New YorkVolunteer Lawyers Project, Inc.Bar Association of Erie County

Client Comments

"Tony Mancinelli is the most client centered attorney I have ever worked with during the last 20 years. He consistently goes above and beyond in service of our account. He provides much more than legal services to us as we often engage Tony in long term financial and strategic topics. We view Tony as an extension of our strategic leadership team."

-Robert Denning
President & CEO
Perry's Ice Cream, Inc.

"Tony Mancinelli has been and is a most trusted advisor to me, our leadership team, and the company in general. I am thrilled to have Tony on "our team" and he is worth his weight in gold! I would not hesitate one bit in recommending Tony and the entire HSE team to other organizations!"

-Robert Denning
President & CEO
Perry's Ice Cream, Inc.

Office Location

50 Fountain Plaza, Suite 1000
Buffalo, NY 14202
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Corporate Law of the Buffalo Metro Area2016 Lawyer of the Year in Banking and Finance Law of the Buffalo Metro Area2013 Lawyer of the Year in Mergers and Acquisitions Law of the Buffalo Metro Area
Anthony D. Mancinelli has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!Anthony D. Mancinelli has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!Anthony D. Mancinelli has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Banking and Finance Law
Corporate Law
Mergers and Acquisitions Law
Public Finance Law
Real Estate Law