Professional Spotlight

Genova Burns LLC

AT A GLANCE 494 Broad Street Newark, NJ 07102 Year founded: 1989 Number of attorneys: 70 Number of attorneys involved in commercial real estate in New Jersey: 14 Areas of expertise in real estate: Commercial Real Estate and Redevelopment,…

Connell Foley LLP

With more than three dozen attorneys practicing in our Real Estate and Land Use Group, Connell Foley has the depth and experience to represent the full range of businesses and individuals with commercial real estate interests in New Jersey. From major national developers to financial institutions, private investment funds, public entities and business owners, our clients are sophisticated real estate investors involved across the complete spectrum of property types. Recognizing clients come to us with some of the most exciting and unique development opportunities, we devise tailored plans, navigate regulatory hurdles and facilitate the successful completion of our clients’ projects.


CSG Law’s industry-leading clients include a wide spectrum of private- and public-sector owners, developers, investors, lenders and users of all real estate asset types. From international publicly held investor/owners, to national, regional and local prominent owners, developers and lenders, to Fortune 100 users of real estate, our private-sector clients seek CSG’s strategic counsel for their complex and often high-profile projects. Our public-sector clients — including energy and utilities providers, municipalities and other governmental entities — look to our experienced team to help achieve their unique goals and objectives.

Fox Rothschild LLP

Our client base is comprised of institutional and non-institutional real estate developers and owners, including many of the leading local and regional developers, such as the Hampshire Companies, Prism Capital Partners, Lincoln Equities Group, Vision Real Estate Partners, Woodmont Properties, Lennar Corp. and its affiliates, MCB Real Estate LLC, Mack-Cali Realty Corp., Camber Real Estate Partners, Acadia Realty Trust, The Birch Group and Senlac Ridge Partners.

Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer PA

As a full service law firm for national corporations, developers and investors handling development, redevelopment, construction, borrowing, leasing and management of large multifaceted projects, we integrate our redevelopment, land use, transactional and environmental experience to provide cost-effective services. We are tuned in to the economics of every project and clients’ business goals as well as the legislative and political landscape impacting the real estate community. Clients benefit from our track record of success working with governmental and regulatory agencies to obtain the incentives necessary to complete complex transactions and create beneficial public-private partnerships.

Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP

Riker Danzig’s commercial real estate lawyers serve as counsel to, and understand the varying needs of, a wide variety of clients, from publicly traded companies to international lending institutions to midsized developers to community banks, in sophisticated leasing (office, retail, warehouse and tech start-up), acquisitions, loans, construction contracts and all aspects of development projects.

Brach Eichler LLC

Brach Eichler LLC serves professional real estate investors, operators and developers as well as real estate lenders. Our personal experience and deep understanding of the issues that drive real estate transactions allow us to render advice that is legally sound and practical and, importantly, consistently achieves our clients’ business objectives.

Lindabury, McCormick, Estabrook & Cooper PC

Lindabury’s Commercial Real Estate practice is comprised of attorneys from many disciplines, which allows us to represent a broad spectrum of clients in the industry. We represent developers of projects for residential, commercial, institutional and industrial use including both residential and office condominiums as well as other high-density developments. Of particular interest to many of our developer clients is our firm’s experience in the efficient procurement of development-related permits and approvals at all government levels including zoning and planning boards, regional authorities and approvals pertaining to wetlands, brownfields and other environmentally sensitive sites.

Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla PC

At Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla PC, we start representing our clients from the moment the project is envisioned, and guide them through every step — including acquisitions, entitlements, sale/leasing and property management — until completion. We are recognized for finding creative solutions to complex real estate issues. Our Real Estate, Redevelopment and Planned Real Estate Development Practice Area, with its significant experience and expertise, is immersed in the entire spectrum of the process.

Day Pitney LLP

Day Pitney’s real estate group represents a wide variety of real estate clients, given its breadth and experience in real estate. Those clients include local and national developers, private and public institutional real estate investors, Fortune 500 companies on their corporate real estate, national commercial chains and market, inclusionary and affordable apartment developers. This wide array of clients is not only due to Day Pitney’s breadth of real estate expertise, but also because Day Pitney’s attorneys are thought leaders in real estate, given their involvement in trade associations and leadership in State and local bar associations.