Larry Wolinsky

Larry Wolinsky

Managing Partner
Monticello, New York

Mr. Wolinsky is Managing Partner of the firm. Larry joined Jacobowitz & Gubits, LLP in 1984 and became partner of the firm in 1990. He practices principally in the areas of land use, environmental, municipal and real estate law. Larry has helped to implement some of the Hudson Valley’s most notable development projects and is well known for his expertise in stewarding complex, multi-use developments through the permits and entitlements process. He is also well known for his experience in environmental compliance and particularly compliance with the State Environmental Quality Review Act (“SEQRA”).


Mr. Wolinsky has been a tireless volunteer and participant in the furtherance of economic development and quality of life in the Hudson Valley. He is a Board member and former Chair of Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress. He served as Vice Chair of the SUNY Paltz Foundation and served many years on the Board of Directors of the Sullivan County Partnership for Economic Development where he chaired committees on shovel ready sites, governance and strategic planning.


Larry is a member of the New York State Bar Association and its Municipal and Environmental Law Sections. He is also a member of the American Bar Association and the Orange County Bar Association. He has often lectured at Bar and Planning Associations on issues of land use and environmental law.


Larry received his B.A. degree from the University of Miami in 1973. In 1976, he obtained a Masters of City and Regional Planning degree from the University of Pennsylvania. In 1984 he received his Juris Doctor degree from New York Law School. He is admitted to practice in New York and the United States District Courts for the Southern District of New York and New Jersey.

Areas of Practice

  • Land Use
  • Municipal
  • Environmental
  • Real Estate
  • Not-for-Profit

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1985
  • New Jersey, 1985


  • New York Law School, New York, New York
    • J.D. - 1984
  • University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania
    • M.C.P. - 1976
  • University of Miami, Miami, Florida
    • B.A. - 1973

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Orange County Partnership, Member

Pro Bono Activities

  • Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress, Chairman of the board and former Executive Committee Member and Board of Directors
  • Sullivan County Partnership for Economic Development, Board Member and Chair of the Shovel Ready Committee