We offer a wide range of legal services.
Areas of law we focus on:
At Kiernan & Strenk, we pride ourselves on the ability to offer quality legal representation over a wide area of legal topics.
Our main areas of focus are civil litigation, business law, real estate and probate and estate planning and administration.
If you find yourself a party to a dispute that is or may be headed to court, we can help. We have experience at all trial and appellate levels of New Jersey state, federal and municipal courts.
We represent clients in litigation of all types, with the exception of criminal and family matters.
We represent corporate and individual clients in disputes relating to any aspect of commerce and business relationships, such as contractual rights between parties, purchase and sales contracts, employer-employee issues and many other types of issues.
We represent clients both prosecuting and defending claims relating to injuries sustained which are related to motor vehicle accidents, falls due to a dangerous condition of property, defective products and workplace accidents. We have represented individuals and a large variety of insured, self-insured and uninsured individuals and business entities in such matters.
We also assist our clients involved in disputes in such areas as contract law, construction law, debt collection, employment law and civil rights, insurance coverage, probate and will contests, workers' compensation and property disputes.
Kiernan & Strenk provides a full menu of services to business clients, from advice on the selection of the type of organizational entity under which to operate, the sale or purchase of businesses, the preparation and review of agreements, the management issues arising from operation of the business, through the sale or dissolution of the business.
We will help you structure your business in the form suited to your best interests and desires, be it basic or complex, a sole proprietorship, partnership, limited liability company, corporation, or some combination of these forms.
We can assist you if your business is already up and running with any of the legal issues that may arise in its day-to-day operations, be they related to employee matters, compliance with laws and regulations, or relations with your customers and with those with whom you do business.
Whether you are selling your one bedroom condominium or looking to purchase a shopping mall, or for any matter which relates to real property, the lawyers at Kiernan & Strenk can assist in protecting your interests to the fullest.
RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS
Kiernan & Strenk represents individuals and commercial clients in transactions dealing with real property--land and the structures upon the land--including purchase and sale, construction, preliminary and final site plan approvals, variances, mortgages and foreclosures, leases and residential and non-residential closings.
We represent clients in all aspects of the relationships between residential and commercial landlords and tenants under the lease agreements between them and rights and duties conferred by statute.
ZONING AND LAND USE
Kiernan & Strenk represents both individuals and businesses in matters before planning and zoning boards of adjustment or agencies for site plan approvals, variances, subdivisions and appeals, local and municipal courts, including minor criminal matters as may be heard in a municipal court and land use, zoning and planning matters.
We represent clients, whether executors, administrators or beneficiaries in the probate of wills, administration of estates and in will contests. We offer counsel from the opening of the estate, the gathering of estate assets, distribution to beneficiaries and creditors and through the closing of the estate.
With the exception of criminal matters and family law, we offer services in traditional areas like the preparation of wills and the drafting of contracts. Please don’t hesitate to inquire about a matter that you feel requires legal assistance.