New Jersey Real Estate Lawyers You Can Trust

Whether you are buying a home, negotiating an office build-out or litigating an easement dispute, the attorneys at Serber Konschak LLP are available to help. By using our extensive knowledge about property rights, real estate issues, finance and business, our attorneys work with you to resolve all important real estate issues, including:

  • Residential home sales transactions
  • Commercial property sales transactions
  • Homeowners associations
  • Condominium law
  • Landlord-tenant disputes
  • Evictions
  • Foreclosures
  • Real estate contracts
  • Eminent domain
  • Zoning, land use and building permits
  • Boundary and easement disputes
  • Title disputes

Real estate transaction attorneys
Anxiety often accompanies the excitement of buying or selling your home. At Serber Konschak LLP, we skillfully represent you from offer to sale and work to ease your concerns. Our attorneys conduct smooth and precise transactions during all stages of the home buying and selling process:

  • Draft or review your sales contract
  • Negotiate real estate agreement
  • Review your lending documents
  • Search and clear title
  • Analyze your deal and rectify potential problems
  • Handle land use, zoning and permitting
  • Conduct your real estate closing

We also assist corporate and commercial clients in real estate transactions involving commercial properties, such as buying, selling, renting and leasing office space.

Real estate litigation lawyers
When facing the stress of real estate litigation, having an attorney with substantial knowledge about New Jersey property laws and civil litigation by your side can lighten the burden. Along with dynamic courtroom demeanor, our attorneys have more than 85 years of courtroom experience successfully litigating real estate disputes.

Real estate negotiators
When it is in your best interest to solve a real estate dispute outside the courtroom, our effective mediators guide negotiations toward equitable solutions. By retaining an experienced mediator to negotiate your contracts, you can often save unnecessary stress, time and money and feel confident you have made the most beneficial deal.

New Jersey Cost-Efficient, Results-Oriented Civil Litigation Attorneys

Helping businesses and individuals successfully resolve disputes
When legal disputes disrupt your business or personal life, having a committed, knowledgeable attorney to zealously advocate on your behalf brings comfort and peace of mind. We represent New Jersey businesses, families and individuals in litigation, arbitration and mediation. We can help you with all types of general civil litigation in both state and federal courts, including:

  • Business litigation
  • Breach of contract
  • Property damage
  • Personal injury claims
  • Insurance claims
  • Construction litigation
  • Consumer litigation
  • Products liability
  • Product defects
  • Torts

Put strong, determined litigators to work for you
We know your time is valuable. That is why we stress efficiency throughout the process of resolving your disputes. We offer our clients:

  • Individual attention — When you retain Serber Konschak LLP, you receive the care, time and attention you deserve.
  • A more cost-efficient model — We constantly seek ways to cut your costs while maintaining the high level of legal services you expect and deserve.
  • Integrity — As your trial attorneys, we provide you with straightforward, honest answers. We address all your questions, and ensure you fully understand the litigation process and what to expect as your case moves forward. Our clients rely on us to help them set realistic expectations.
  • A focus on success — We always have your best interest in mind. If protracted litigation is the only solution to achieve the proper outcome, we are ready. If settling your case early on will achieve the best result, we take the time to explain why we believe it is in your best interest to settle instead of engaging in lengthy litigation.

Ready for trial
Serber Konschak LLP has the determination, tenacity and skill required to successfully litigate your case when litigation provides the best means of resolving your legal issues. Our professional courtroom demeanor and meticulous preparation give us an edge as assertive, strategic advocates.

Reliable New Jersey Banking Lawyers

Helping lenders and borrowers adjust to an ever-changing economic environment
The U.S. economy turns on consumer and commercial lending and borrowing practices. Banks are at the center of this movement. In recent years, economic downturns have caused regulatory officials to step in to correct problems seen in banking practices. To consumers and commercial borrowers, this regulatory crackdown means they have to overcome ever-higher hurdles to secure necessary financing. To lenders and loan officers, it means more stringent background checks and keeping a closer eye on existing loans. In this sociopolitical landscape, Serber Konschak LLP has dedicated itself to helping clients adjust to changing regulations. We provide legal services related to each of the following matters:

Regulatory matters

  • Federal Reserve matters
  • Office of the Comptroller matters
  • Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) matters
  • Sarbanes-Oxley violations
  • Antitrust investigations

Compliance with state laws

  • Affiliate or insider relationships
  • Money laundering prohibitions
  • Capital adequacy regulations

Commercial lending

  • Promissory notes
  • Loans
  • Security and guaranty agreements
  • Blocked accounts
  • Deposit account control agreements
  • Joint accounts
  • Revolving credit
  • Lines of credit
  • Term loans
  • Equipment leasing and finance
  • Letters of credit

Consumer protection in bank lending

  • Truth in lending
  • Truth in savings
  • Equal credit opportunity
  • Fair lending
  • Electronic funds transfer
  • Fair Credit Reporting Act
  • Information privacy and security
  • Credit card regulations
  • Bounced checks and overdrafts
  • Line-of-credit accounts
  • Mortgage loans
  • Deposit accounts
  • Credit card debts
  • Internet banking
  • Bill payment
  • Cash management services
  • Frozen accounts
  • Holds on deposits

Corporate transactions

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Purchase and sale agreements

Organization or reorganization of holding companies

Bank representation

  • Conflicting claims against a joint account
  • Exercising the right to set-off
  • Collections litigation
  • Allegations of unauthorized use of debit/credit cards
  • Creditors’ rights litigation