Kearny, New Jersey

Kearny is a mid-sized city in northwest Hudson County bordered by the Hackensack and Passaic rivers. Also known as Soccer Town, U.S.A., Kearney holds a mix of commercial and residential properties, resulting in a town that is family-focused town but thrives on industry. Portions of Kearny are designated an Urban Enterprise Zone, which reduces the tax rate from 7% to 3.5%, meaning cheaper shopping for Kearny residents and visitors. Kearny residents and commercial occupants have a diverse array of legal needs. The Law Office of Samuel C. Berger, PC possesses the expertise required to serve everyone in Kearny, from families to family businesses.

Real Estate Law

The way Kearny is clustered means that different zoning laws may exist for different parts of the city. While Kearny retains a number of Victorian and manor homes, there are also new condominium development opportunities as well as other multi-family structures. Because of its location at the confluence of many major cities by road, Kearny real estate will only increase in value. Let Samuel C. Berger, PC lend his experience to your business and real estate needs, whatever they may be. Contact the Law Office of Samuel C. Berger for assistance with lease or termination agreements and releases for residential, commercial, or industrial real estate. Berger Law can also represent or assist you in buying, selling, or transferring a property, as well as buying or selling mortgages.

Employment and Immigration Law

Kearny's diversity is on the rise, and as new businesses expand and existing residents settle down, Kearny residents may require employment or personal visas. Samuel C. Berger, Attorney at Law, is equipped to handle immigration matters that relate to employers and employees. Kearny citizens needing to sponsor visas for family members or take care of personal immigration matters can trust in Samuel C. Berger. Berger Law helps immigrants by helping to secure green cards, permanent residency, family-based visas, Form I-130, Form I-129, waivers, removal of condition, temporary green cards, adjustment of status, and we can help represent you or a family member in removal or deportation proceedings. Berger Law is also a trusted legal source for employers, as we can provide things like employment-based visas, including EB1, EB2, EB3, and EB5 visas, PERM applications, Department of Labor applications, non-immigrant visas, priority dates, Form I-140, Form I-1485, intra-company visas (such as L-1, L-1A, L-1B), and work visas for your prospective employees such as H-1B, H1B1, and E-3 visas. Berger Law can also assist Kearny residents with non-immigration employment law matters, such as termination agreements, non-compete or non-disclosure contracts, and employee agreements.

Estate, Tax Planning, and Divorce Law

Kearny residents are family-focused, and so is Samuel C. Berger, PC. Because we can't always plan for what life brings us, having a relationship with a trusted legal advisor is important. Let attorney Samuel C. Berger be there for you, your family, and your business. Contact Samuel C. Berger, PC for all of your estate law needs. You can receive guidance with contested wills, seeking or changing power of attorney, creating or modifying trusts, life insurance matters, estate planning, and business succession planning. Berger Law's tax attorneys can also provide representation for IRS disputes, New Jersey payroll audits, Department of Labor audits, sales tax audits, worker's compensation audits, corporate tax returns, partnership tax returns, or individual tax returns. Samuel C. Berger, PC and his offices are also well-versed in divorce law needs, and will serve your best interests in the event of divorce (contested and non-contested), child support calculations, property settlement agreements, and financial asset evaluation before or during a divorce.

Business and Corporate Law

Once a factory town, Kearny's industrial district is now located primarily on the South Kearny peninsula, while the commercial and shopping area is focused on Kearny Avenue. Connected to a number of major highways, Kearny has the opportunity that comes with access to a variety of major metropolitan areas. Whether you are a small business owner looking to start in Kearny, or an existing corporation looking for legal expertise, lawyer Samuel C. Berger can help. With over 25 years of experience, entrepreneurs and corporate clients alike can trust that Berger Law is prepared to handle matters such as drafting shareholder agreements, partnership contracts, employee agreements, non-compete and non-disclosure contracts, and licensing agreements. Kearny residents can also trust Berger Law to help with incorporation for your business, ABC licenses/liquor licenses, contract reviews, planning a board application, buying, selling, or transferring a business, changing business ownership, or changing a business name or address. Samuel C. Berger, PC will also skillfully represent you in commercial disputes, partnership shareholder disputes, contract negotiations, and corporate and LLC representations.

When you need an attorney in Kearny, NJ 07032 and 07099, contact Samuel Berger or visit our website at for more information.