real estate

FIRST TIME BUYERS
Allow us to guide you through what might seem as an overwhelming and intimidating process. We will ensure you will have a smooth transaction and gratifying experience by guiding you through the attorney review process, inspection contingencies, obtaining financing, examination of title work and closing of title.
We have closed over 500 residential transactions on behalf of both Buyers and Sellers.


DEVELOPMENT/REDEVELOPMENT
We routinely represent builders, developers and contractors assisting with projects ranging from residential development and commercial mixed use to high-rise construction.

Our experience in the real estate field is not limited to transactional matters. We often assist clients, such as architects, contractors, and engineers with civil litigation in the state courts of New Jersey stemming from construction projects.

SMALL BUSINESS OWNER
We regularly negotiate and prepare commercial leases on behalf of both Landlords and Tenants for office and retail spaces.

Are you tired of rising real estate tax bills? A municipal tax appeal may be an option. We have obtained tax reductions for homeowners in Essex, Bergen, Morris and Somerset counties.

MORTGAGE DEFAULT OR FORECLOSURE
Is our mortgage in default or are you in foreclosure? We can help. Options are available such as loan modifications and exit strategies including shorts sales and deed in lieu of foreclosure.

We have assisted hundreds of homeowners explore these options with their lenders both privately and pursuant to a NJ Judiciary Foreclosure Mediation Program.
We regularly appear in the state and federal courts of New Jersey litigation in a wide variety of civil cases including:

Commercial litigations; Shareholder disputes; Business break-ups; Employment matters; Personal injury; Workers' compensation; Municipal Court violations; Foreclosure defense

RECENT CASES
  • Successful defense, settlement and trials of multiple catastrophic injury claims on behalf of a New Jersey public entity stemming from a multi-vehicle collision occurring in the Lincoln Tunnel
  • Resolution of LLC Deadlock action pending in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Morris County Chancery Division
  • Dismissal of DWI charges pending in Passaic County municipality
  • Defense of Non-Compete and Non-Solicitation claims brought by employer against two former employees that formed competing business
  • Partition action related to Hudson County multi-family dwelling​
  • Defense of malpractice claims against a real estate professional concerning a development project

CIVIL LITIGATION

We represent small to mid-size New Jersey entities assisting with a wide variety of issues and matters including:

Agreements:
  • General Contracts & Agreements
  • Employee Contracts
  • Buy Sell and Shareholder Agreements
  • Operating Agreements
  • Employee Handbooks
  • Confidentiality Agreements
  • Non-Compete/Non-Solicitation
  • Independent Contractor
  • Severance

Transactions:
  • Buying/Selling Business
  • Acquisitions
  • Land Purchase
  • Leasing Financing

Corporate & Business

  • Superior Court Mediations
  • Private Mediations
  • Foreclosure Mediations
  • AAA Commercial/Construction
  • Litigation Arbitrations
  • Union Employee Arbitrations
  • PBA Arbitrations

 

Mediation/Arbitration

Collections:
  • Accounts Receivables
  • Creditor Rights

Human Resources & Employment:
  • Employee Grievances/Union
  • Arbitrations
  • Hostile Work Environment
  • Termination
  • NJ Law Against Discrimination
  • CEPA