Cole Schotz’s Bankruptcy & Corporate Restructuring practice is a distinguished and nationally renowned full-service group that is regularly cited in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business and lauded for a track record that boasts unparalleled effectiveness, success and value.
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Our Blockchain Technology and Digital Currency Group has closely monitored the evolving legal and regulatory landscape surrounding the advent of blockchain technology. We are experienced and ready to assist companies and applications utilizing public blockchains and private ledgers in every stage of their businesses, including: + Read more
Cole Schotz’s multi-faceted practice is uniquely well-suited for investors and entrepreneurs alike with respect to the emerging cannabis industry and the opportunities and challenges it presents. + Read more
Cole Schotz provides comprehensive construction related services for every phase of construction projects, both public and private, throughout the country. Our group is comprised of attorneys with transactional, litigation, environmental and regulatory expertise. + Read more
Cole Schotz provides practical advice regarding all business matters, from simple governance issues to complex corporate transactions. We assist companies in achieving their short- and long-term business objectives, whether they are public corporations, closely held and family owned businesses, or sole proprietorships. + Read more
We value our close working relationship with clients and the trust they place in us to address and resolve complicated and often sensitive employment issues. Our attorneys provide preventive counseling and guidance to both large and small employers on a wide range of compliance issues and evolving statutory and common law requirements. This includes those related to wrongful discharge, discrimination, retaliation, sexual and other forms of harassment, family and medical leaves of absence, disability, substance abuse, wage and hour, and restrictive covenant trade secret and other related issues.
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Our Environmental Law department is vibrant, growing and ideally situated to assist those who buy, sell or conduct business on commercial or industrial property where environmental risks can create significant challenges to business ventures.
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The Cole Schotz Healthcare Group, led by Paul W. Kim, Esq., a former employee of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, represents a variety of individuals and corporations in the healthcare industry including:
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If you create it, we can help you protect it, enforce it, and monetize it. For years, the Intellectual Property team at Cole Schotz has been partnering with clients to provide superior quality service at unmatched value. Our recipe includes superior quality work product, aggressive advocacy, business-focused counseling, creativity, responsiveness, and integrity. + Read more
In the wake of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Cole Schotz’s Real Estate Special Opportunities group has been active in advising clients on the issues being confronted today, and opportunities that will arise as parties seek to monetize assets and/or deploy capital in the weeks and months to come. + Read more
In today’s ultra-competitive food and beverage marketplace, where guests are sophisticated and business challenges come from both expected and unexpected places, it is imperative that foodie entrepreneurs, restaurant groups, celebrity chefs, craft brewers, hotel owners and investors engage a strong team of advisors to limit bumps along the road to success.
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The players in the world of sports go far beyond those performing on game day. Whether you are an athlete, sports-related organization or supplier to the industry, our experienced team is ready to assist. + Read more
The Cole Schotz Tax, Trusts & Estates attorneys counsel individuals and businesses in a range of tax and estate planning strategies. Our clients include owners of family businesses where succession planning and asset protection are linked, and individuals of substantial means who wish to take advantage of sophisticated tax planning techniques to retain and build their wealth for future generations.
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At times, individuals and corporations may unwittingly run afoul of the law and government regulations. Ordinary commercial disputes can give rise to allegations of fraud and abuse. Grand jury subpoenas may be directed at innocent targets and present logistical record-gathering challenges for legitimate businesses. + Read more
Hackensack, New Jersey – The 2013 Best Lawyers in America listing recognized 37 Cole Schotz attorneys from New Jersey, New York, Delaware and Maryland for excellence in their field. Best Lawyers in America is one of the leading peer-review publications in the legal profession and is seen as one of the most reliable, unbiased source of attorney profiles anywhere. Selection for Best Lawyers is based on an in-depth peer-review survey comprised of over four million confidential evaluations by the top attorneys in the country.
Cole Schotz attorneys acknowledged include:
Mitchell W. Abrahams, Real Estate (New Jersey)
Richard W. Abramson, Real Estate (New Jersey)
Steven I. Adler, Employment Law/Labor (New Jersey)
Gary M. Albrecht, Real Estate (New Jersey)
Wendy M. Berger, Real Estate and Land Use/Zoning (New Jersey)
Marc R. Berman, Trusts and Estates (New Jersey)
John H. Drucker, Bankruptcy/Restructuring (New York)
Michael H. Forman, Trusts and Estates (New Jersey)
Gerald H. Gline, Bankruptcy/Restructuring (New Jersey)
Michael E. Jones, Real Estate (New Jersey)
Glenn R. Kazlow, Commercial Litigation (New Jersey)
Edward Sun Kiel, Commercial Litigation (New Jersey)
Steven R. Klein, Commercial Litigation (New Jersey)
Stuart Komrower, Bankruptcy/Restructuring (New Jersey)
Gary H. Leibowitz, Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Maryland)
Steven D. Leipzig, Trusts and Estates (New Jersey)
Jan Alan Lewis, Real Estate (New Jersey)
Leo V. Leyva, Bankruptcy/Restructuring and Commercial Litigation (New Jersey)
Ronald V. Lombardi, , Real Estate (New Jersey)
Henry M. Matri, Corporate Law (New Jersey)
Laurence May, Bankruptcy/Restructuring (New York)
Michael S. Meisel, Appellate Practice and Commercial Litigation (New Jersey)
John Park, Real Estate (New Jersey)
Norman L. Pernick, Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Delaware)
Alan Rubin, Corporate Law (New Jersey)
Jeffrey H. Schechter, Corporate Law (New Jersey)
Barry. M. Schwartz, Corporate Law (New Jersey)
Michael D. Sirota, Bankruptcy/Restructuring (New Jersey)
Stanley Stern, Real Estate (New Jersey)
Michael Sternlieb, Real Estate (New Jersey)
Kate Stickles, Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Delaware)
Harold N. Tolchinsky, Real Estate (New Jersey)
Warren A. Usatine, Bankruptcy/Restructuring (New Jersey)
Ilana Volkov, Bankruptcy/Restructuring (New Jersey)
Irving E. Walker, Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Maryland)
Samuel Weiner, Trusts and Estates (New Jersey)
Lori I. Wolf, Trusts and Estates (New Jersey) About Cole Schotz
Cole Schotz serves clients nationally throughout the United States with offices in New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland and Texas. The firm represents hundreds of closely-held businesses and individuals – many for decades – as well as Fortune 500 companies.
Founded in 1928, the firm has grown to 120 attorneys who work in nine primary areas of practice: Litigation; Real Estate; Bankruptcy & Corporate Restructuring; Tax, Trusts & Estates; Corporate, Finance & Business Transactions; Employment; Environmental; Construction Services and Intellectual Property.
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