Our firm represents and advises municipal and county government entities. Our team has vast experience with all facets of government law, including, but not limited to, the Open Public Meetings Act, Local Public Contracts Law, Local Budget Law, Open Public Records Act, and Municipal Land Use Law. We routinely assist governments with public meetings, preparing resolutions, drafting ordinances, reviewing contracts, and negotiating agreements.
We are engaged in all areas of Employment Law, including wrongful termination, hostile work environment, retaliation, and whistle-blowing lawsuits. Our attorneys have great experience with the New Jersey Law Against Discrimination, Conscientious Employee Protection Act, and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act.
Employee Anti-Harassment Training
Nita G. Raval, a partner with the firm, specializes in sexual harassment, civil rights, and diversity training. Her proprietary training system educates employees, supervisors, and managers about proper workplace behavior and procedures, thereby protecting employers from discrimination lawsuits.
Title 59 Litigation
We defend municipal entities from lawsuits alleging dangerous conditions of public property and negligence of public entities or their employees. Our attorneys vigorously prepare and defend these matters with the goal of achieving summary judgment, a favorable settlement, or success at trial.
Personal Injury Law
We represent individuals who were injured in accidents, including, but not limited to, accidents caused by dangerous conditions of property; slip and falls on snow, ice, or other conditions; and motor-vehicle accidents.
Workers' Compensation Law
Our attorneys regularly appear on Workers’ Compensation matters in the State of New Jersey. Every case is handled in a manner that will achieve the most favorable result for the client.
Our Property Law practice group handles commercial and residential real estate transactions for both buyers and sellers. We also litigate property tax appeals on behalf of municipalities.
Wills and Estate Law
We draft wills and powers of attorney for our clients to help them control the distribution of their assets and to protect against future uncertainties. We also represent heirs in their dealings with executors to ensure that their rights are adequately represented.
We advise campaigns and candidates on all election law matters. We also handle election challenges on behalf of candidates to ensure that elections are conducted fairly and legally.