Providing Superior
Legal Services for 130 Years

Hunterdon County New Jersey Attorneys

For 130 years, individuals and businesses in central and northwestern New Jersey have entrusted their legal concerns to the lawyers at Gebhardt & Kiefer, P.C.  Our goal is to be your attorneys for life. We are here today and we will be here tomorrow to help you find solutions to your legal issues. 

We can assist you in the following areas: 

Personal Injury:  if you have suffered an injury caused by the negligence of another party, give us a call.  We have extensive experience with personal injury cases.  Examples of the types of injury cases our attorneys handle include car accidents; truck accidents; construction accidents; defective or dangerous products; lead paint exposure; dog bite injuries; slip and fall accidents and other premises liability cases; medical malpractice; wrongful death; and civil rights violations such as false arrest, unreasonable force, malicious prosecution, and taking of private property by the public.

Family Lawour lawyers are skilled at handling all types of family law cases, including divorce, division of marital property, alimony, child custody and visitation, child support, civil unions, domestic partnerships, post-divorce modifications to child custody and support, domestic violence proceedings, paternity actions, and prenuptial agreements.

Wills, Estates, Trusts & Probate:  if you need a will, trust, general or limited power of attorney, living will, or health care power of attorney, we can assist you.  We can also help you with estate planning, business succession planning, and probate and trust administration, as well as elder law services such as Medicaid planning.  In addition, we can assist you in having a guardian appointed for someone who is elderly, developmentally disabled or has special needs.

Employment Lawwe assist both employees and employers with many types of employment-related issues, including wrongful termination, employment contracts, sexual harassment, workplace discrimination, employee handbooks and policies, non-compete agreements, severance agreements, and non-solicitation agreements.  Our attorneys also offer training seminars addressing ethics law and the prevention of sexual harassment and employment discrimination in the workplace.

Business & Corporate Law:  if you need assistance with business formations, purchases, sales, mergers & acquisitions, restructuring, governance, and dissolution, as well as any type of business contract, we can help.  In addition, our lawyers handle commercial litigation and a wide variety of complex insurance matters including professional malpractice, general liability and insurance coverage matters, particularly disputes between carriers.

Workers’ Compensation:  if you’ve suffered an on-the-job injury in New Jersey, give us a call. Our workers' compensation attorneys have successfully helped hundreds of injured workers in central and northwestern New Jersey to recover weekly benefit checks, compensation for medical care, and lump sum payments for any percentage of permanent disability that remains after reaching maximum medical improvement.

Real Estatewe can assist you with commercial or residential real estate transactions, coordination of financing or refinancing, and real estate litigation.  Our litigation experience includes land use and zoning disputes, property line disputes, litigation involving underground oil tanks, landlord-tenant disputes, and breach of real estate contract claims.

Municipal Court/DWIif you’re facing aDWI charge, a traffic ticket for speeding or careless driving in New Jersey, pleading guilty can be very costly. Before you do anything, you should discuss your case with an experienced defense attorney.  We offer a free initial consultation by phone to discuss the consequences you may face with a guilty plea. Our lawyers aggressively defend clients in municipal courts throughout central and northwestern New Jersey.

Civil Litigationourpractice covers the full range of commercial, personal injury, malpractice, discriminationemployee relations, negligence, and product liability litigation.

Contact our law firm by e-mail or phone (908-735-5161) to schedule your initial consultation.

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