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Business & Commercial Law

Transactions • Contracts • Litigation • Real Estate

The New Jersey business lawyers of Kates Nussman Ellis Farhi & Earle, LLP offer general legal counsel to small companies, large corporations, partnerships, nonprofit organizations and real estate associations throughout the State of New Jersey. The commercial law acumen of our attorneys, combined with the solid reputation of our 100+-year-old firm, offers unmatched representation for our clients.

We are a full-service business and commercial law firm serving clients based in Hackensack, and across New Jersey, particularly Hudson County, Bergen County, Union Country, Essex Country, Middlesex Country and Passaic County. We have experience in multimillion-dollar, complex real estate transactions and refinancing. Our attorneys focus on litigation and mediation of commercial disputes. Our practice can handle any legal matter for our business clientele:

  • Buy-sell agreements
  • Complex real estate transactions
  • Foreclosures
  • Mortgage negotiation, acquisition and litigation
  • Contract disputes
  • Franchise formation and litigation
  • Banking Law
  • Commercial leasing
  • Commercial refinancing
  • Real estate financing and refinancing
  • Real estate tax appeals
  • Commercial litigation
  • Land use development, including variance relief
  • Developments
  • Generational transfers of business interests (succession planning)
  • Purchase and sale of inventory and equipment
  • Employment contracts and union negotiations
  • Legal counsel on commercial law, health care law, and entertainment law