About the Firm

Sciocchetti Abbott Taber, PLLC is a full service real estate and commercial transaction law firm located in Albany, New York.

The attorneys at Sciocchetti Abbott Taber, PLLC have been providing real estate services to clients in New York’s Capital Region for over 50 years.

Our firm’s practice is focused on commercial real estate and commercial transactional law. The commitment and concentration of our efforts in one area of the law is fundamental to the success and results that we provide to our clients. We are the law firm that the real estate professionals recommend.

What industry professionals are saying about us.

  • "Whenever they are involved in my transactions, I am always confident that Sciocchetti Abbott Taber will handle the closing effectively, no matter how tough the deal is. Paul Sciocchetti has worked miracles on deals I never thought would happen."

    Tony sabatino

    Tony Sabatino

    Broker; Realty USA; Commercial Broker of the Year in 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008; President’s Council 10+ years.
  • “It is very important to have a closing attorney that is responsive, operates efficiently and communicates effectively. The staff at Sciocchetti Abbott Taber returns all phone calls promptly, and provides my clients with exceptional service.”

    Anthony gucciardo

    Anthony M. Gucciardo

    President & CEO Gucciardo Real Estate Group; Top Upstate New York Sales Agent seven consecutive years; Capital Region Top 100 Real Estate Agent.
  • “I cannot stress enough the importance of having a quality real estate attorney working for you on your transaction. That is why Sciocchetti Abbott Taber is the firm I refer to all my clients, WITHOUT HESITATION!!!”

    Steven sbardella

    Steven J. Sbardella

    Broker/Owner 518 Realty; National Association of Realtors "30 under 30" national award recipient; Chairman’s Club award recipient; Capital Region Top 100 Real Estate Agent.
  • “I have worked with many closing agents from Maine to Miami. The Sciocchetti Abbott Taber firm always does an outstanding job, and continues to raise customer satisfaction ratings to unprecedented levels.”

    John palmiotto

    John Palmiotto

    Northeast Divisional Manager for Guaranteed Rate.
  • “We are SOLD on Sciocchetti Abbott Taber. They are definitely at the top of our referral list.”


    Lorraine Thorne

    The Thorne Team, CRS, Associate Broker; Coldwell Banker Prime Properties; Capital Region Top 100 Real Estate Agent.
  • “The Law Office of Sciocchetti Abbott Taber, PLLC is by far the most exceptional real estate law firm that I have had the pleasure of working with. The professionalism is by far second to none and I have referred my clients to Sciocchetti Abbott Taber for many years. The staff is very friendly, efficient and dedicated, and in many cases they have gone above and beyond their normal requirements to accommodate all parties throughout the closing process. I encourage anyone in the real estate industry or personally going through a real estate transaction to work with Sciocchetti Abbott Taber. They're simply the best!”

    Melissa woodcock

    Melissa Woodcock

    Broker/Owner Staged Nest Realty; Capital Region Top 100 Real Estate Agent.
  • “Investors from around the Country always ask me what type of attorney they should choose for their power team. I tell them to choose someone who deals primarily with real estate, offers professionalism, quick closings and cares about you, the client. I am fortunate to have Sciocchetti Abbott Taber on my team. Without hesitation, they are number one in client service.”


    James Aviza

    Nationally Renowned Tigrent Real Estate - Instructor; NYS Real Estate Broker; Northeast Management Realty.
  • “For almost 30 years, I have been fortunate to have Sciocchetti Abbott Taber handle all of my legal transactions. With Sciocchetti Abbott Taber, you can expect professional and courteous assistance with any aspect of today’s complicated real estate matters”


    Zelindo F. Viscusi

    Viscusi Builders, Ltd. and Signature Custom Homes, Award Winning Premier Custom Home Builder.