I am admitted to practice in NJ, NY & FL. I am a pusblished author and lecturer, and I have taugh paralegals and undergraduate accounting majors contract/business law, wills, trusts and estate administration.
I have been appointed by the Supreme Court of New Jersey to be Vice Chair of the District VC Attorney Ethics Committee, and I have been elected by my peers to serve as Vice Chair for Trusts & Estate matters of the New Jersey State Bar Association's Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section.
I help owners of closelly held businesses with regard to legal and business succession/estate planning matters, and I help individual clients with estate planning and administration matters. When necessary, I also litigate business disputes and estate disputes.
My clients find me to be compassionate, understanding, courteous and a strong advocate. As my Martindale-Hubble AV rating indicates, my peers also find me to me knowledgeable and courteous.
I have named by N.J. Monthly Magazine a Top Attorney in New Jersey for Trust & Estate matters, and I have also been named a Super Lawyer in New Jersey for Trust & Estate matters. These designations are obtained by peer reviews.
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top Attorney for Trust & Estate matters||N.J. Monthly Magazine||2013|
|Super Lawyer for Trust & Estate matters||Super Lawyers Magazine||2013|
|Dean's List||The American University||1973|
|Pi Sigma Alpha-Nat'l Poli.Sci.Honrary Soc.||The American University||1973|
|Dean's Lst||The American University||1972|
|Dean's Lst||The American University||1971|
|Owner||Martin L. Bearg, Esq.||2004 - Present|
|Member-Head of Trusts & Estates and Business Transactions||Alpert Goldberg Butler Norton Bearg & Peach||1999 - 2004|
|Director of Endowments & COO of Foundation||Jewish Federation of Central New Jersey||1997 - 1998|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|New Jersey State Bar Association||Vice Chair for Trusts & Estates||2013 - Present|
|Supreme Court of New Jersey District Attorney Ethics Committee||Vice Chair||2013 - Present|
|The Florida Bar Association||Member||1978 - Present|
|Will with Decedent's Handwriting||Matter sucessfully settled with clients getting a share of the estate.|
|Survivor's Elective Share||Defeated stepmother's claim|
|Member Evicted from LLC||Client paid over $200,000|
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|NJ Institute of Continuing Legal Education||Contract Law in New Jersey||N/A|
|Journal of Taxation||New Decisions Editor||N/A|
|Villanova University School of Law||Tax||LL.M. in Taxation||1985|
|Syracuse University College of Law||law||J.D.||1977|
|West Caldwell Adult School||Basic Wills & Trusts||N/A|
|Harold Kamens Semi-Annual Estate Tax Seminar||Private Annuities vs. Self-Canceling Installment Notes||N/A|
|Dean Witter Reynolds Quarterly Roundtable||Non-qualified Deferred Compensation||N/A|
|Bloomfield, NJ Adult School||Going Into Business||N/A|