Nutley, New Jersey

The Law Office of Samuel C Berger is a law practice committed to providing efficient and effective legal counsel and representation to the township of Nutley in Essex County, New Jersey. We can handle nearly any legal matter that you might have, and we will handle it with professionalism and honesty. We work very hard to return phone calls quickly and keep clients updated about their cases. Samuel C Berger PC puts clients first. Our firm practices in business, immigration, real estate, and estate planning among others:

Business Law

Whether you are a small business owner or an employee who needs some guidance, we are here to help. Nutley has a long tradition of hard-working residents, from the past Italian and Irish workers in the historic brownstone quarry to the entrepreneurs of today. Our business legal services including business formation, agreements and contracts are designed to get you up and running. We can also make buying and selling businesses smoother transactions through our thoughtful diligence. If you are looking to wind down your organization, we can help there too. Our competent counsel keeps our clients organized and open for business.

Lawyer Samuel C Berger provides guidance through every step of the incorporation process, making it easy and efficient. We also draft any contract that your business could ever require, including non-compete, non-disclosure agreements, partnership and shareholder contracts, termination and employee agreements, as well as waivers and releases. We also review contracts, provide zealous advocacy during negotiations, and help clients with liquor and ABC licenses.

Real Estate

Real Estate investment is making a strong come back. Berger Law can help with nearly all matters concerning commercial, residential, and industrial real estate. No matter if you are a homeowner with a question about an easement on your land, a leaser with a dispute, or if you are an investor with questions about land use along the Passaic River, Samuel C Berger Attorney at Law can give you answers. We offer Nutley residents the legal counsel in buying and selling real estate and mortgages.

Estate and Tax Planning

One of the most important services your lawyer should be providing for you is an individualized estate plan. Did you recently get married? Become a parent? Sell property? Retire? You need to update your estate plan anytime your status in life changes, with custom wills, trusts, and powers of attorney. Besides estate planning, we also offer business succession planning. We work hard to make sure you do not pay any more tax than required. We are here to help you protect your assets and will zealously represent you in Tax Court, with IRS disputes and appeals, New Jersey payroll audits, Department of Labor audits, Worker's Compensation audits, and sales tax audits. Berger Law proudly serves the residents of Nutley in all of their estate and tax planning needs.


Nutley, though a relatively small community, continues to draw people from around the world. Attorney Samuel C Berger has helped many families and businesses with their immigration and naturalization matters. Whether you are applying for citizenship or a temporary work visa or green card, we will guide you through immigration bureaucracy with care. Some of our services include family-based Form I-130, Form I-129, Fiancé K-1 visa, work visa H-1B, H1B1, E-3, intra-company visa L-1, L-1A, L-1B, employment-based visas EB1 visa, EB2 visa, EB3 visa, EB5 visa, and Investor E-2 visa. We represent clients in court, including immigration violations, removals, and deportations. In addition, Mr. Berger helps clients receive waivers, removals of conditions, and adjustments of status.


Law Office of Samuel C Berger is a full-service litigation law firm. We know despite the best intentions, plans go awry and sometimes it is necessary to go to court to resolve disputes. We can help you at any stage of your case. We try commercial cases, non-compete agreement violations, as well as partnership and shareholder controversies. Our firm can handle your collections needs. We will be at your side during mediation, settlement conferences, or trial. We also provide representation during administration hearings and divorce, as well as non-contested child support calculations, pre-divorce financial asset evaluations.

Lawyer Samuel C Berger represents clients in Nutley, NJ 07110. Check out our blogs on business, tax, real estate, and immigration law at