Orloff Lowenbach Stifelman & Siegel P.A.

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Laurence B. Orloff

phone(973) 622-6200
fax(973) 622-3073

Laurence B. Orloff - Shareholder

  • Representation of airport owners in defeating pretextual condemnation of their property
  • Representation of hedge funds in Madoff-related malpractice action against major public accounting firm
  • Representation of hedge funds in successful arbitration proceeding involving Madoff-related feeder fund manager
  • Representation of prominent law firm in defense of high volume frivolous litigation assessment
  • Defense counsel in major legal malpractice action resulting in 11 week trial, with appeals to intermediate appellate court and New Jersey Supreme Court
  • Representation of casino director in licensing proceedings before New Jersey Casino Control Commission
  • Representation of major law firm in dispute with former partners
  • Representation of former bank directors in litigation with federal regulators
  • Representation of state trooper as beneficiary of $2 million estate in prominent Will contest
  • Representation of Johnson & Johnson heir in extensive fiduciary litigation
  • Representation of commercial lender in industry-wide case involving late fees and default interest, determined by New Jersey Supreme Court
  • Representation of lawyers and law firm in successful trial of legal malpractice action
Representative Experience
  • Business “divorce” matters, including shareholder and partner disputes
  • Defense of professional malpractice actions
  • Representation of lawyers in disputes with other lawyers and law firms
  • Noncompete covenant litigation and other equity litigation
  • Land use, real estate, and contract litigation
  • Extensive probate litigation, including Will contests, Trust matters, and defense and prosecution of breach of duty claims
  • Commercial/construction arbitrations
  • Real estate brokerage commission litigation
  • Appellate practice
  • Representation of corporate directors in defense of breach of fiduciary duty claims
Professional & Civic Activities
  • Member, American Bar Association, New Jersey State Bar Association, Essex County Bar Association
  • Fellow, American Bar Foundation
  • Rutgers Law School, Adjunct Professor (1989 - Present)
  • Master, Brennan/Vanderbilt Inns of Court
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Equity Jurisprudence Committee
  • New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, lecturer on trial advocacy, business litigation issues and other programs
Other Distinctions
  • Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Certified Civil Trial Attorney (NJ)
  • Identified in Best Lawyers in America (Woodward-White) every year since 1989 for Business Litigation and currently listed in Bet-The-Company category
  • Included in Chambers, USA directory
  • Included in New Jersey Super Lawyers