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Michael Frederick Schaff

Business Attorney at Woodbridge, NJ

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About Michael

Learn Michael’s areas of practice.

3
Practice areas
  1. Business
    50%
    Represents indivuals, Corporations & LLC in business contracts & transactions, including joint ventures, buying & selling business, mergers, employment, etc..

    39 years

  2. Health care
    45%
    Represent Medical Professionals (MD, DO, DC, DMD, DDS), Practices & Facilities (ASCs, Surgical Practices, Hospitals & other facilities) in barious aspects, including formation, businiess transactions, regulatory issues, joint ventures, etc...

    37 years

  3. Mesothelioma and asbestos
    5%

    37 years

Licensed for 39 years
State NJ
Status Active
Acquired 1983
Updated 11/06/2022
State NY
Status Currently Registered
Acquired 1983
Updated 11/17/2022

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Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A.
90 Woodbridge Center Dr
Ste 900, Box 10
Woodbridge, NJ, 07095
Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A.
110 William Street 26th Floor
New York, NY, 10038
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Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Education

  • Boston University School of Law
  • LL.M - Master of Laws
  • 1983
  • New York Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1982
  • City University of New York, Baruch College
  • M.B.A.
  • 1982
  • Rutgers University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1979
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Associations

  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Board of Directors
  • 2007 - Present
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Health and Hospital Law Section
  • Director
  • 1996 - Present
  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Health and Hospital Law Section
  • Past Chair
  • N/A
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Health and Hospital Law Section, Physician Practice Committee
  • Chair
  • N/A
  • Computer Law Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Medical Group Management Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Internet and Computer Law Committee
  • Past Chair
  • N/A
  • American Health Lawyers Association, Physicians Organization Committee
  • Past Chair
  • 2002 - 2005
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Honors and Awards

  • Lawyer of the Year- Healthcare- Woodbridge
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2012
  • Tier 1 rating in Healthcare
  • Chambers & Partners USA Guide
  • 2012
  • Tier 1 Healthcare
  • Chambers & Partners USA Guide
  • 2011
  • Top 100
  • New Jersey Super Lawyers Magazine
  • 2010
  • Top 100 Attorney
  • New Jersey Super Lawyer
  • 2009
  • Transactional Attorney of the Year Award
  • Middlesex County Bar Association
  • 2008
  • Recognized
  • New Jersey Best Lawyers
  • 2008
  • Recognized
  • New Jersey Super Lawyers magazine
  • 2008
  • Outstanding Physician Practice Lawyer
  • Nightingale’s Healthcare News
  • 2007
  • Top 100 Attorneys
  • New Jersey Super Lawyer
  • 2007
  • Recognized
  • New Jersey Super Lawyers magazine
  • 2007
  • Recognized
  • New Jersey Best Lawyers
  • 2007
  • Recognized
  • New Jersey Super Lawyers magazine
  • 2006
  • Recognized
  • New Jersey Best Lawyers
  • 2006
  • Distinguished Service Award
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Health and Hospital Law Section
  • 2006
  • Recognized
  • New Jersey Super Lawyers magazine
  • 2005
  • Recognized
  • New Jersey Best Lawyers
  • 2005
  • Recognized
  • New Jersey Best Lawyers
  • 2004
  • Recognized
  • New Jersey Best Lawyers
  • 2003
  • Recognized
  • Who's Who in American Law -Marquis
  • N/A
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Publications

  • New Jersey Law Journal
  • Insurer Versus Provider
  • 2007
  • New Jersey Lawyer
  • Healthcare Providers and the Anatomy of an Outsourcing Agreement
  • 2007
  • New Jersey Lawyer
  • Basic Factors to Consider When Advising Clients in Choosing and LLC or a Corporation
  • 2006
  • New Jersey Business
  • How to Acquire a Business
  • 2005
  • New Jersey Law Journal
  • Drafting an Enforceable Noncompete Agreement
  • 2005
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Attorney endorsements

Received (2)
Given (1)
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Health care Attorney | Oct 09
Relationship: Worked for lawyer
"I endorse this lawyer due to his superb experience and practical representation of clients for the simplest to the most complex matters."
Health care Attorney | May 24
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. Michael is a preeminent attorney in the healthcare industry. He is excellent at translating legal rules into practical direction for clients in a very complex industry. His tax and business experience bring great depth to his healthcare practice. When I have clients with legal issues in the NJ area, I send them to Michael."
Health care

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Woodbridge Business Lawyer Michael Frederick Schaff
Michael Frederick Schaff
Business Attorney
Woodbridge, NJ
Licensed for 39 years