Alfred E. Donnellan Managing Partner

Mr. Donnellan is a founding partner, member of the firm’s Executive Committee and the Managing Partner of DelBello Donnellan Weingarten Wise & Wiederkehr. In addition to managing the firm, Mr. Donnellan focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation and real estate development with an emphasis on large scale urban renewal redevelopment projects. He represents clients in connection with the acquisition, development, financing and disposition of all types of real estate including office, residential, hotel, condominium and retail, as well as public and private partnerships. He has acted as lead counsel in connection with some of the largest and most complex real estate projects in Westchester.

Mr. Donnellan is Chairman of the Board of Visitors of Pace University School of Law. He also served as President of Legal Services of the Hudson Valley, a not for profit organization that provides free civil legal services for low income individuals, from 2006 to 2021.


  • Pace University School of Law (J.D., 1981)
  • Fordham University (B.S., 1978)


  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • U.S. District Courts, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
  • US District Court, District of New Jersey


  • Chairman, Board of Visitors of Pace University School of Law
  • President, Legal Services of the Hudson Valley (2006 to 2021)
  • Westchester County Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association


  • Lecturer, “Dynamics Plans Workshop: Redevelopment Successes Explaining how Complex Urban Revitalization Projects Work”, Pace University (2007)
  • Lecturer, “Reinventing Redevelopment Law”, Pace University (2005)


  • AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Community Leader Award, Westchester ARC Foundation (2007)
  • Distinguished Leader Award, Pace University School of Law (2004)
  • Father of the Year, Fathers Day Council (2007)

Projects of Note

  • City Center, White Plains, New York
  • Ritz Carlton, White Plains, New York
  • New Roc City, New Rochelle, New York
  • New Rochelle Revitalization, New Rochelle, New York
  • Harbor Square, Ossining, New York
  • Trump Tower, White Plains, New York
  • Trump Plaza, New Rochelle, New York