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The Galvin Law Firm - Jackson, NJ

Jackson Business & Commercial Law Firm
730 Brewers Bridge RoadJackson, NJ 08527-2033
Accepts Credit Cards
Offers Free Initial Consultation
The Galvin Law FirmLaw Firm Law Firm Overview

At The Galvin Law Firm, we have been representing individuals, businesses and local government throughout the state of New Jersey since 1993. From our Jackson office, our attorneys serve clients in a full spectrum of legal cases, including those involving land use and zoning, landlord-tenant disputes, probate and estate administration, elder law, traffic violations, and tax increment financing (TIF). We also represent clients in the following matters:

  • Wills and...
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At The Galvin Law Firm, we have been representing individuals, businesses and local government throughout the state of New Jersey since 1993. From our Jackson office, our attorneys serve clients in a full spectrum of legal cases, including those involving land use and zoning, landlord-tenant disputes, probate and estate administration, elder law, traffic violations, and tax increment financing (TIF). We also represent clients in the following matters:

  • Wills and guardianships
  • DUI/DWI
  • Municipal court law
  • Business and commercial law
  • Collections
  • Tax foreclosure and property tax appeals

Our firm's founding attorney, Dennis M. Galvin, was a featured speaker on "Ethics and the Municipal Attorney" at the Institute of Continuing Legal Education. He was listed in New Jersey Super Lawyers magazine in 2012 and 2013.

In addition to practicing law, Mr. Galvin is respected for his involvement in the local government and the local community. He received the Michael A. Pane Award, which is awarded to the lawyer who has exemplified the highest ethical standards and enhanced the local government's integrity. He also received the Outstanding Service Award from the Jersey Shore Council, Boy Scouts of America, and the Citizen of the Year Award for his service to the Jackson community. In addition, he has helped a local veteran write a biography about his time in Korea.

The Galvin Law Firm offers a free initial consultation in all traffic and DUI/DWI cases. To arrange a consultation in any area of practice, call our Jackson office today. We serve clients in Ocean County, Monmouth County and beyond.

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Practice Areas
Business & Commercial LawLand Use Planning & ZoningTraffic ViolationsEstate PlanningLandlord Tenant Law
Litigation
99%
Languages
English
Previous Law Firm Name
The Galvin Law Firm
Classes and Seminars
Introduction to Zoning Administration and Enforcement, Rutgers State University
Basic Review of the Municipal Land Use Law for Planning Board and Zoning Board of Adjustment Members, Rutgers State University
Zoning Administration & Enforcement 2 (coming this fall)
Ethics for Municipal Lawyers, New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, 2013 - Present
Representing Zoning & Planning Boards in New Jersey, New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, 2010 - Present
Training Class, The New Jersey Planning Officials, 1993 - Present
Cutting Edge Issues, New Jersey Association of Planning and Zoning Administrators
Panelist at many NJPO sessions, at The League of Municipalities Conferences, The New Jersey Planning Officials, 1993 - Present
Pro Bono Activities
Blue Ribbon Ethics Panel in Monroe Twp., 2006 - Present Served on the Citizens' Campaign, Legal Task Force for Developing a Pay to Play Ordinance in Monmouth County, 2006 - Present Drafted Amicus Curiae Brief on behalf of the New Jersey Planning Officials, with reference to Tewskbury Township's Appeal of a License for a Restricted Use Helistop, granted to JLJ/GWJ, LLC by the New Jersey Department of TransportationSpeaker at the Annual Conference sponsored by the New Jersey League of MunicipalitiesSpeaker for the Association of Zoning and Planning Administration
People
Attorneys
Galvin, Dennis M. Esq. (Sole Practitioner) Leimbach, Andrew T. Esq. (Associate)
Office Information
Address
730 Brewers Bridge RoadJackson, NJ 08527-2033
Phone
732-523-1968
Fax
732-364-2766
Offers Free Initial Consultation
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Accepts Credit Cards
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Lawyers at The Galvin Law Firm nominated to a Super Lawyers® list
Honors
Honored as New Jersey Super Lawyer, 2012 - 2013Jackson Alumni Hall of Fame, inducted on October 16, 2011“Michael A. Pane Award,” conferred upon the Attorney who has exemplified the highest standards of ethics and whose work has significantly enhanced the integrity of local government, 2010 - Present “Outstanding Service Award,” presented by the Ocean County Chapter of the Jersey Shore Council Boy Scouts of America, 2008 - Present “Citizen of the Year Award,” bestowed upon a citizen by the Jackson Chamber of Commerce, in grateful recognition of their remarkable record of service to the Jackson Township community and the community-at-large, 2002 - Present
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Wills and Guardianships
We have over 25 years of experience helping local families with their estate planning and end of life concerns. In addition to drafting your will, living will and power of attorney, we like to sit down and talk with our clients about their concerns.
Municipal Court
Our firm specializes in municipal court traffic violations and municipal ordinance infractions. We help you to mitigate the charges lodged against you, and defend your rights.
Municipal Tax Foreclosures
Failure to comply with the complex procedural may render a great investment opportunity worthless. To ensure that the proper procedure is followed, and to protect your investment contact our experience attorneys.
Business and Commercial Law
We have over 20 years of experience where we successfully negotiated and defended commercial leases, represented minority shareholders, enforced competitive restrictions, collected debts, created LLC's, and developed partnership agreements.
Land Use, Planning and Zoning
The Galvin Law Firm is a recognized leader in Land Use. We are a firm on the cutting edge of all New Jersey Land Use. Our firm has extensive experience at both the Law and Appellate Divisions.
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Representative Cases
AHS Hospital Corp. v. Board of Adjustment of the City of Summit, et al. , (2013) Harborhead Condominium Association, Inc. v. Zoning Board of Adjustment of Point Pleasant Beach, et al. , (2012) Ali Enterprises, L.L.C. v. City of Summit Zoning Board of Adjustment , (2012) Iron Mountain Properties, LLC v. Township of Freehold Zoning Board of Adjustment , (2012) Cathy Beluch v. 829 Garden Condominiums, LLC, and Hoboken Board of Adjustment, et al. , (2011) Muslim Center of Somerset County, Inc., et als. v. Borough of Somerville Zoning Board of Adjustment, et als. , (2006) ERETC , LLC v. The City of Perth Amboy, 381 N.J. Super 268 (App. Div. 2005)Lakewood Residents Association Inc. v. Lakewood Housing Authority, 294 NJ Super 146 (1996)Russell v. Stafford Tp., 261 NJ Super 43 (Law Div 1992)Pinewood Estates of Michigan v. Barnegat Tp., 261 NJ Super 357 (Law Div. 1992)1992 Municipal Elections for City of Perth Amboy, 257 NJ Super 368 (Law Div.) (1992)
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Phone:
732-523-1968
Fax:
732-364-2766
730 Brewers Bridge RoadJackson, NJ 08527-2033