New Jersey and New York Corporate Counsel
Business Formation, Contracts, Employment, Regulatory Compliance and Corporate Tax Attorneys
Schiffman, Abraham, Kaufman & Ritter, P.C. provides services in the nature of "in house" counsel to many New Jersey and New York businesses which do not employ counsel on staff. Our lawyers answer your questions and handle your corporate law issues promptly, diligently and effectively.
- Business formation
- Employment law and employment disputes
- Governmental compliance
- Business litigation
- Business dissolutions and disputes
- Business taxation
As experienced business organization lawyers, we prepare and file all necessary documents needed when starting a business as well as modify or dissolve business entities, including:
- Limited liability company (LLC)
- Limited liability partnership (LLP)
- General partnership
- Limited partnership
- Joint venture or other business structure
Our firm provides essential advice regarding which business entity is most appropriate for your particular venture to ensure that it provides maximum tax and financial advantages. We work closely with other professionals in planning and establishing your business entity, always making sure your business complies with the framework of corporate law standards.
Business Contract Drafting
We have the unique advantage of bringing the perspective of experienced litigators to the drafting of contracts and agreements. Our work aims to prevent litigation by filling in key gaps that are found in many agreements drafted by "specialists" who have never litigated a contract. We handle an array of complex contracts, including:
We recognize that business requires immediate attention. Our approach of providing comprehensive service in a small law firm context affords you the individualized, personalized legal service that is otherwise only obtainable from an in-house attorney. We want to make commercial law work for you.
Our lawyers can provide your business with guidance, representation, and advice for regulatory compliance with any local, federal, or state agency involved in your daily business operations, including:
- DEP (New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection)
- DCR (New Jersey Division on Civil Rights)
- EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)
- EEOC (Equal Employment Opportunity Commission)
- BME (Board of Medical Examiners)
- OAE (Office of Attorney Ethics) and many more
We have learned how to handle governmental agencies in a manner which recognizes their legitimate concerns, while also protecting your economic and business interests.
The key is to resolve matters without incurring the expense, delay, and frustration of lengthy litigation with a governmental agency. We can guide you through the often confusing procedures and requirements imposed by these agencies. If you have been cited for a violation, we can represent your interests diligently and effectively.
To gain our firm's assistance in any corporate or commercial law matter, contact us to schedule a consultation.
Our business law and contract law attorneys serve clients throughout North Jersey and the New York/New Jersey Metropolitan area, including Bergen County, Essex County, Hudson County, Passaic County, and Morris County.