Areas of Practice
GENERAL BUSINESS, INSURANCE, AND BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS
This area of law includes start-up businesses (including formation of LLC's and Corporations) and representing clients who want to sell or buy a business. Roberta Anne Burcz represents clients negotiating contracts and leases, those in various types of litigation, collection cases and billing disputes, and lease litigation. She also represents parties in Court when insurance companies refuse to pay, or deny coverage.
Estate Planning, Guardianships, and Probate of Estates
We provide guidance to properly provide for your family and loved ones' future in the event of death or disability. We prepare Wills (Last Will and Testament), Powers of Attorney and Advance Health Care Directives (also known as Living Wills), Trusts for Family Members who have special needs (such as mentally incapacitated persons) or those too young to manage a potential inheritance. We also provide legal advice in related areas. Roberta Anne Burcz represents parties in Court who have become victimized by persons who take advantage of the elderly, and she represents estate beneficiaries where Fiduciaries have acted improperly or abused their position.
The purchase, sale, financing or lease of commercial or residential real estate can be a complex process. We represented clients where riparian issues have to be analyzed and where claims of New Jersey need to be resolved. Roberta Anne Burcz has appeared before many Planning Boards and Zoning Boards of Adjustment. She has represented Lenders and Borrowers and represented clients in cases involving claims of Fraud. She has represented clients when they are having a dispute with another party with whom they own property. She has successfully assisted borrowers in obtaining Mortgage Modifications. She has represented Condominium Associations and contractors in Construction Lien proceedings.
We file Bankruptcies for debtors and represent creditors in Bankruptcy proceedings. For those who cannot pay their bills, or who are struggling to meet their financial obligations, we seek to assess your entire situation before recommending whether it's best for you to file bankruptcy soon, or whether there are other options.
We have successfully represented landlords and lenders so that they can continue the eviction, where a debtor has sought the protection of the Bankruptcy Court.