Livingston, New Jersey

The Law Office of Samuel C Berger serves the township of Livingston in Essex County. We know residents have many choices when it comes to legal representation. Our clients are important to us. While you could look to Newark, we know the residents of Livingston value community. Samuel C Berger PC is committed to providing professional, honest, and thorough legal counsel to our clients. Our firm has a reputation of aggressive, zealous representation. We represent clients in a variety of areas, including:

Estate and Tax Planning

The term "estate" refers to all of the property a person owns or controls. Whether you are a sole owner, control property in a trust or partnership, we can help. At Berger Law, we know how hard you have worked to build your assets. Come see us for a personalized plan and gain the peace of mind that you have your affairs in order. Whether you are a new parent, getting ready to retire, or have a dispute with the IRS, we can help you with estate or business succession planning. We draft wills, powers of attorney, and trusts customized to your specific needs. If you are facing a dispute with the IRS or preparing an individual, partnership, or corporate tax return, we can provide the legal guidance leading to a successful outcome. We can also guide you through various government audits, including sales tax, Worker's Compensation, Department of Labor, and New Jersey payroll.

Real Estate

We at Samuel C Berger Attorney at Law know how important land and beauty is to the township of Livingston. A quarter of the land is in its natural condition. The Riker Hill Art Park and galleries show Livingston to be a thriving art community. Real estate and land use law can be confusing whether you are buying and selling real estate or mortgages, or just have questions about land use and leases. The best ways to avoid disputes are carefully drafted documents and thoughtful, experienced legal counsel. We are here to help. We offer legal services for residential, commercial, and industrial real estate.

Business Law

Although Livingston remains mostly a bedroom community, business opportunities continue to grow. Lawyer Samuel C Berger is here to help you navigate the world of business law. From start to finish, we can help you incorporate and draft custom documents for your business, such as partnership agreements and employee contracts. We have years of experience writing non-compete and non-disclosure agreements, as well as releases and waivers. With retail in the center of town, at the Livingston Mall, or the Route 10 shopping corridor as well as several corporate headquarters, Livingston's economic footprint is significant. We can assist with ABC license applications, as well as guidance with the buying, selling, or transferring of liquor licenses. We have successfully assisted clients with business negotiations and contract reviews. Exciting developments in the arts community make Livingston a great place to invest in businesses.


Whether you are seeking legal United States citizenship status, petitioning for family, or a business in need of help with foreign employees, we can help. We provide thorough and professional guidance through the daunting immigration system. Court proceedings such as deportation, removal, and immigration violations are less stressful with experienced legal counsel in your corner. We also help with a variety of applications, including green cards, Form I-130, Form I-129, Fiancé K-1 visas, work-based visas H-1B, H1B1, E-3, and Intra-company visas L-1, L-1A, L-1B. We help with employment-based immigration issues such as EB1, EB2, EB3, EB5 visas, permanent applications, Department of Labor applications, PERM audits, priority dates Form I-140 and Form I-485. Attorney Samuel C Berger is a one-stop law firm for all of your immigration needs.


Law Office of Samuel C Berger is a full service litigation law firm, committed to providing zealous, knowledgeable representation in a variety of matters. While it is often best to avoid disputes, this is not always possible. Heading to court can be stressful enough without having to deal with an unresponsive or uncooperative attorney. We work hard to ensure clients' phone calls are returned quickly and are provided with updates regarding their legal matters. Whether you have a commercial dispute or a divorce, we can help. Our firm provides non-contested child support calculations, and pre-divorce financial asset evaluations. We handle mediation, settlement, and litigation matters at all stages. Our expertise includes non-compete agreement violations, as well as partnerships and shareholder issues. We also help with collections.

Lawyer Samuel C Berger proudly represents residents of Livingston, NJ 07039. Want to know more? Read the Berger Law blog about the latest in business, tax, real estate, and immigration law at