Our major areas of our practice include:
ADMINISTRATIVE LAW – We assist our clients in navigating the often complex regulatory process. We have represented our clients before numerous federal and state agencies. We also have brought many proceedings challenging administrative regulations as well as administrative methodology and determinations.
DEBTOR-CREDITOR RIGHTS – We represent debtors and creditors, primarily in commercial loan workouts. Our clients have included large and small corporations, partnerships and individuals, in state and federal court litigation as well as in out-of-court restructurings.
COMPLEX BUSINESS LITIGATION AND APPEALS – We have extensive experience in representing clients in the state and federal courts at both the trial and appellate levels, as well as before various arbitration tribunals. The practice consists of a full range of commercial matters, including partnership and shareholder disputes, real estate, fraud, RICO, lender liability and contract litigation. We have developed the expertise to evaluate cases at their inception and develop strategies aimed at quick, practical and favorable resolutions of disputes. Our approach is to accomplish our client’s objectives in as timely and cost effective manner as possible. In cases where early resolution is not possible or is not in our client’s best interest, we aggressively pursue all avenues of litigation. Our attorneys have argued appeals in all levels of the appellate courts of the States of New York and New Jersey, as well as in the United States Courts of Appeals for the Second and Third Circuits.
CORPORATE AND BUSINESS LAW – We represent clients in many industries in numerous types of business transactions, including the formation of various business entities such as partnerships, corporations, joint ventures and limited liability companies. We provide a full array of business servicing including negotiating and drafting business acquisition, shareholder, partnership, joint venture, employment, consulting, non-competition, licensing, franchising, loan and other commercial agreements. We also advise officers and directors in a number of industries including charitable tax exempt organizations.
ELDER LAW – We counsel clients on the requirements of Medicare and Medicaid and other health care issues. In addition, we assist in the appointment of conservators for those individuals who can no longer handle their own financial affairs.
HEALTH CARE LAW – We represent hospitals, nursing homes and other providers of health care and help them understand and comply with labyrinthine regulations that govern their operations. We have expertise in all areas of the State and Federal regulatory processes affecting acute, long term and community based health care facilities, from certificate of need applications, heath care receivership and code compliance to reimbursement maximization including rate appeals and audit defense in various Medicare and Medicaid administrative proceedings, as well as in the federal and state court systems.
REAL ESTATE LAW – We represent clients in a wide variety of transactions from multi-million dollar deals to single family residences. We have represented landlords and tenants in retail leases and office building leases. Our experience encompasses virtually every type of real estate transaction, including purchases and sales, commercial and industrial leasing, financing and refinancing and representation of developers in connection with residential ventures. In conjunction with our bankruptcy practice, we represent both lenders and borrowers in mortgage foreclosure proceedings and workouts.