Giuliano Apadula

Giuliano Apadula


Giuliano Apadula focuses his practice on the evaluation and management of environmental risks in connection with the acquisition, development, financing, and sale of environmentally impacted real estate and assets. He advises developers and corporations on complex redevelopment projects, environmental liability transfers, and the management and mitigation of environmental risk through the use of unique contracting arrangements and specialized environmental insurance products. Giuliano structures, negotiates, and manuscripts various specialized environmental contracts and insurance products, including cost cap, pollution legal liability, and integrated environmental risk programs.



  • Represented insurance companies in permanent financing, including a $156 million portfolio loan with properties in 12 states.°
  • Handled numerous retail and office leases including anchor tenant leases and all lease related matters for a publicly-traded life insurance company.°
  • Represented and counseled a startup life sciences company in its formation and $2.5 million Series A funding.°
  • Represented a private equity fund in its acquisition and financing of a regional pet store chain and its formation of a limited partnership to facilitate co-investments.°
  • Represented a private equity firm in its platform acquisitions, add-ons and ultimate sale.°

°The above representations were handled by Mr. Apadula prior to his joining Greenberg Traurig, LLP.

  • Judicial Intern, Honorable Jerome B. Simandle, U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, 2011

Recognition & Leadership

  • Team Member, Chambers USA Award for Excellence, Real Estate, 2017


  • J.D., magna cum laude, Rutgers School of Law - Camden, 2013
    • Executive Editor, Rutgers Law Journal
    • Teaching Assistance for Legal Writing
    • Dean’s Scholar
    • Recipient, Wallace Vail Scholarship (awarded to one NJ law student each year)
    • Recipient, John J. Barry Memorial Scholarship
  • B.A., summa cum laude, Rutgers University - Camden, 2011
  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey