West Milford, New Jersey

The Law Office of Samuel C Berger provides honest, professional legal representation to residents of West Milford. When legal matters arise, there is nothing more important than having a trusted advisor you can call. Samuel C Berger PC is here to answer your legal questions, conveniently and thoroughly. We enjoy our connections to West Milford, nestled in the "Heart of the Highlands" in Passaic County. Our office is here to assist you in a variety of areas, including:

Real Estate

With gorgeous mountainous terrain and 40 scenic lakes, it's no wonder why people take an interest in West Milford real estate. Samuel C Berger Attorney at Law is here to help you with your real estate matters, no matter if it's residential, commercial, or industrial. For many people, real estate makes up a large portion of their net worth. It is important to ensure that all papers related to such a valuable asset are drafted with care. Many conflicts can be avoided with well-worded documents. Whether you are buying or selling real estate, experienced and professional legal counsel is a valuable asset. We can answer your questions about land use. We also can offer legal guidance in buying and selling mortgages.

Business Law

Whether you are starting a business or winding one down, Lawyer Samuel C Berger provides legal counsel and representation. As West Milford has changed over the decades from a rural, seasonal community to a year-round township, so has its business needs. We draft releases, waivers and contracts for your specific needs, including partnership, shareholder, non-compete, non-disclosure, and many other employee agreements. We can also assist with business negotiations. We have a breadth of experience with a variety of industries, including hospitality, and can help with ABC licenses. We know you work hard for your business, and we will too.


Immigration law continues to evolve. Attorney Samuel C Berger keeps up to date on the latest developments in order to provide the best representation available. We understand that the decision to immigrate is not made lightly, and we take our clients' cases very seriously. Whether you are moving to the community for work or family, temporarily or permanently, you will never be left wondering about the status of your matters. We represent clients with a variety of immigration issues, including applications for green cards, permanent residency, and visas including, L-1, L-1A, L-1B, H-1B, H1B1, E-3, EB1, EB2, EB3, EB5, and K-1. We also help with Form I-130 and I-129 matters and various court proceedings such as deportation, removal, and other immigration violations.


Sometimes even the best plans go astray. If you find yourself heading to court or to an administrative hearing, the Law Office of Samuel C Berger can provide the knowledgeable and zealous legal representation to set things right. We successfully represent our clients with a variety of commercial disputes, including non-compete violations, and other business disputes. We handle mediation, settlement, and litigation matters at all stages. We also offer legal representation with collections. Our office guides clients through the often messy process of divorce, including non-contested child support calculations, and pre-divorce financial asset evaluations.

Estate and Tax Planning

At Berger Law, we work hard to provide legal counsel to our clients. We work with our clients to create estate plans to protect their families and assets. We also assist with business succession planning. These matters can be daunting, but the importance of having your affairs in order cannot be exaggerated. Whether you are updating your will, need a power of attorney or you have a dispute with the IRS, we can help you. Our office has experience with corporate, partnership, and individual tax returns. We also represent clients in worker's compensation audits, Department of Labor audits, sales tax and New Jersey payroll audits.

Lawyer Samuel C Berger proudly represents residents of West Milford, NJ 07480. Read the Berger Law blogs at www.bergerlaw.net.