Warshaw Burstein LLP | James Wolff
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James  Anthony Wolff


Corporate and Securities
Banking and Finance
Intellectual Property
Financial Services
Specialty Industries


  • Johns Hopkins University, B.A., 2008
  • New York Law School, J.D., 2016


  • New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
James Anthony Wolff
Tel: (212) 984-7795
Fax: (212) 972-9150
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Mr. Wolff is an experienced corporate and transactional lawyer whose practice focuses primarily on corporate and business counseling, corporate governance, securities, and transactions.

Mr. Wolff possesses an extensive and diverse background in various legal domains, including debt and equity financing, mergers and acquisitions, securities, and corporate finance. He provides counsel to both nascent and established entities on a comprehensive spectrum of corporate issues, encompassing entity structuring and formation, corporate governance, employment and separation agreements, and transactions involving the acquisition and disposition of businesses. His representation extends to companies within the emerging technologies sector, including but not limited to, those engaged in commercial space and aerospace, robotics, software and artificial intelligence, 3D printing and advanced manufacturing, blockchain and cryptocurrencies, and consumer products.

Before embarking on his legal career, Mr. Wolff spent several years working with established emerging technologies companies and guiding their strategic development and growth. This includes cofounding Deep Space Industries, among other ventures.


  • United Nations Association, Southern District of New York, Executive Board Member
  • National Space Society, Board of Directors: Policy Leadership Team: Advocacy Manager
  • Space Court Foundation, Director of Development
  • New York City Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association


  • Lawline CLE Course Lecture, Understanding Cryptocurrency, 2018
  • New York State Society of CPA Litigation Services Conference Speaker, 2018
  • Lawline CLE Course Lecture, Commercial Space Regulatory Trends, 2018
  • Adelphi University, Business Law Lecture, 2019
  • Queens County Bar Association, M&A Sale of Business Assets CLE Presentation, 2023
  • Queens County Bar Association, Mastering Time of Essence CLE Workshop, 2024


  • Martindale-Hubbell Gold Client Champion, 2017-2024
  • Super Lawyers Rising Stars, Business and Corporate Award, 2021-2024
  • American Registry Client Champion Award, 2018-2023
  • American Registry America’s Most Honored Lawyers Award, 2023
  • Top Attorneys in Metro New York Rising Stars, 2023
  • NASA Entrepreneur’s Challenge Award, 2023