The Law Office of M. Suarez, LLC is an intimate bilingual office, that prides itself in outstanding customer service.
We offer a broad spectrum of legal services in the following practice areas: commercial and residential real estate transactions and related litigation, estate planning, business law, and matrimonial law.
With offices in Englewood Cliffs and Ridgewood,New Jersey, we are capable of tailoring our services to represent individuals, small to mid-size companies, and larger corporations. The firm represents clients in transactional matters, mergers, claims before federal and state courts, and various administrative agencies.
We are also devoted to working with clients in developing and implementing effective policies and procedures relating to compliance, labor, and employment law
Ms. Suarez has experience in a variety of transactional matters including: the purchase and sale of commercial and residential properties including cooperatives, condominiums, and residential dwellings; the development of residential dwellings; negotiation of lease agreements; condemnation proceedings, representing both the condemning authority and private land owners; purchase of franchise; sale of business; and bulk transfer of business assets.
Ms. Suarez has been involved in a variety of commercial and employment litigation matters including defending various state and federal employment discrimination claims, and enforcement of restrictive covenants.
Ms. Suarez received her Juris Doctorate degree from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. Ms. Suarez conducted her undergraduate studies at KeanUniversity, from which she received a B.A. degree, cum laude.
Ms. Suarez is admitted to practice inNew JerseyandNew York, and the U.S. District Court, Districts of New Jersey and Southern District of New York.
Ms. Suarez was appointed by the New Jersey Supreme Court to the New Jersey District IIB Attorney Ethics Committee, for a four year term from 2007 - 2011.
Ms. Suarez is a member of the New York Bar Association, New Jersey Bar Association, and Association of Civil Trial Attorneys.
Ms. Suarez is also a member of the Bergen County Bar Association, and a member of various committees including its Real Property Committee, Labor Law Committee, and Municipal Law Committee.
Ms. Suarez is fluent in Spanish.
If you would like more information about the firm and its services, please contact Melissa Suarez at (201) 569-1166, or via e-mail at email@example.com.
Languages Spoken: Spanish, English
Licensed since 1999
Free Consultation (30 minutes)
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Meritorious Public Service||Supreme Court District Ethics Committee||2011|
|Of Counsel||Fischer, Porter, Thomas and Reinfeld||2009 - Present|
|Solo practitioner||Law Office of M. Suarez, LLC||2004 - Present|
|Associate||Jackson Lewis, LLP||2003 - 2004|
|Associate||Schepisi & McLaughlin, PA||2001 - 2003|
|Assistant Vice President- Legal Affairs||Servicio UniTeller, Inc||2000 - 2001|
|Assistant In- House Counsel||Tiger Schulmann's Karate||1999 - 2000|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Weichert Realtors, Tenafly Office||Attorney Mentor||2010 - Present|
|Weichert Realtors- Alpine/Closter Office||Attorney Mentor||2010 - 2010|
|Supreme Court District Ethics Committee (Bergen)||Chair Member||2007 - 2011|
|New York State Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|New Jersey State Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Bergen County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Bergen County Bar Association, Banking and Business Law Committee||Member||N/A|
|Bergen County Bar Association, Creditor/Debtor Relations Committee||Member||N/A|
|Bergen County Bar Association, Labor Law Committee||Member||N/A|
|Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1999|
|Kean University||N/A||BA - Bachelor of Arts, cum laude||1996|
|Bergen County Homeownership Fair||First Time Home Buyers||2010|
|Bergen County Homeownership Fair||First Time Home Buyers||2009|
|Bergen County Homeownership Fair||First Time Home Buyers||2008|
|Bergen County Homeownership Fair||First Time Home Buyers||2007|
|NY State Society of CPAs Conference||Restrictive Covenants||2004|