Jeanette F. Frankenberg, Esq.

Jeanette F. FrankenbergJeanette F. Frankenberg’s areas of expertise include Creditor’s Rights, Foreclosure Law, Commercial Transactions, Commercial Law and REO. As the Managing Member of the Firm she is uniquely suited for the economic challenges of the current times. Twenty years ago, as outside counsel to the FDIC, Ms. Frankenberg was instrumental in the disposition of significant bank owned assets throughout the State of New Jersey during the savings and loan crisis. The reputation she earned as counsel to the FDIC led to her representation of banking institutions and quasi-governmental agencies in the disposition of bank/agency owned assets throughout the State of New Jersey.

Her hands-on enthusiastic style coupled with her business savvy enabled her to create one of New Jersey’s original full banking service law firms owned by a woman. Ms. Frankenberg has direct oversight for all foreclosure, REO and related work. All client inquiries and problems are directed to her so that the personalized service on which the Firm prides itself is always maintained.

Rutgers University Law School, Camden; Southwestern University School of Law (J.D., 1986)
Rutgers University (B.A., Business Administration, 1980)

New Jersey Bar, 1986
US District Court of New Jersey, 1993
Third Circuit Court of Appeals, 1994

New Jersey State Bar Association, US District Court of New Jersey

Reported Cases:
United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, No. 94-5429: Betty Simon, Trustee, v. Janet Cebrick; Ronald Cebrick; State of New Jersey; Parliament Leasing Corporation, et al.

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, Creditor's Rights
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Environmental
  • Evictions
  • Foreclosure
  • Land Use and Real Estate

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