Experienced Litigators

The firm handles a broad range of environmental litigation and administrative proceedings in both federal and state courts. Our practice extends to environmental impact assessment and disclosure, land-use planning and development, regulation of hazardous and toxic substances, corporate compliance and environmental audits, and historic preservation. We represent clients seeking to gain permits for major projects and advise them in the preparation of environmental impact statements and assessments under federal and state law.

Our Clients

about the mission

The attorneys of Stern, Lavinthal & Frankenberg LLC specialize in creditor’s rights, real estate transactions and commercial litigation in the states of New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. Our typical clients are servicers, banks, financial institutions, business enterprises, and private investors seeking resolution on property related legal issues. For over 70 years, we have provided representation with respect to foreclosures, evictions, REO sales, bankruptcies, loss mitigation, and commercial and residential real estate closings, as well as, maintaining an extensive civil litigation practice dedicated to commercial litigation, including land use, contracts, creditor’s rights/lender liability proceedings and residential and commercial tax foreclosure. 


Our services

Representing clients re: multiple legal issues

  • Bankruptcy, Creditors' Rights
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Environmental
  • Evictions
  • Foreclosure
  • Land Use and Real Estate

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