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Cole Schotz P.C.

Real Estate

2 ranked lawyersBand 1New JerseyUSA 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Top-quality and much-admired department with expertise across the spectrum of real estate law. A versatile practice that demonstrates strength in areas such as sales, acquisitions, development and redevelopment as well as financings and restructurings on behalf of a wide range of major clients. Notable experience in residential real estate matters as well as commercial projects concerning office, retail and industrial space. Offers substantial national reach owing to its network of offices in several states across the USA.

Strengths

One source remarks: "They take a good, practical approach to a transaction. You can always talk about issues with them easily to come up with solutions."

Another states: "The team is very experienced, very smart, hyper focused on servicing the client and easy to work with."

"They always go the extra mile to make sure that everything that we want done gets done right the first time and on time," says one client.

Work highlights

Represented the fee owners and ground lessees in the $169 million sale of the Port Carteret Industrial Portfolio.

Notable practitioners

John Stewart represents clients such as developers, owners and investors in a range of real estate transactions, including complex financings.
"He is a very strong nuts-and-bolts practitioner who has a great grasp of the real estate business and has a keen eye for being practical. I am always impressed with the clarity of John’s eye, and his ability to break a complex situation down into a few simple goals." "John is able to juggle lots of deals in various transactional stages at the same time. He is able to represent our side well without creating undue strife or tension for opposing counsel. He is a true legal professional in that respect." "John is practical and a problem-solver; he has a great personality and is easy to work with."

Richard Abramson is widely respected for his largely transactional practice supporting a range of household businesses and investors on various acquisitions, joint ventures and financing matters.
"He is a very well-known and very accomplished real estate lawyer." "Richard is a quality attorney."

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Overview

Our real estate team has earned a national reputation for providing practical and strategic solutions for real estate developers and investors.
The scope of our involvement includes the acquisition, sale, asset management, risk and business opportunity analysis, development, redevelopment, financing, leasing, subleasing, syndication and environmental concerns of commercial, industrial, warehouse and multi-family residential properties. 

As a firm, we are committed to establishing and maintaining personal relationships with our clients with the goal of becoming trusted advisors and providing the highest quality legal services.  Our department ranks prominently each year in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers For Business.

Our clients include property owners, potential property owners, landlords, tenants, sub-landlords, sub-tenants, institutional and private lenders, public and private equity investors, syndicators, joint ventures, developers, construction companies, general contractors, sub-contractors, construction managers, property managers, brokers and appraisers.

We also have developed and continue to develop a network of local attorneys and other professionals to coordinate and assist in the understanding of and adherence to laws, customs, requirements and procedures particular to the many states and communities in which our clients transact business.


Members

Abramhams, Mitchell

Abramson, Richard W

Albergo, Damian

Albrecht, Gary

Berger, Wendy

Caslin, Christopher

DiPisa, Robert

Fisch, Jordan

Iorio, Roger

Jones, Michael

Kim, James

Klepper, Steve

Lewis, Jan Alan

Leyva, Leo V

Manduke, Lauren

Metzger, Jordan

Nalavala, Rab

Park, John

Rizzo, Carl

Rubenstein, David

Stewart, John

Stewart, John

Welch, Cameron

Yellin, Michael

Industries

Acquisition and Sales

Condominiums & Cooperatives

Financing, Debt Acquisitions & Sales

Leasing

Real Estate Litigation

Tax Appeals

Zoning & Land Use

Real Estate

Cole Schotz P.C.

firm
Location

Court Plaza North

25 Main Street

New Jersey

USA

NJ 07601

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New Jersey

Real Estate


John Stewart
Band 3
Richard W Abramson
Band 1