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Sanders M. Chattman

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

Sanders M. Chattman - Of Counsel

  • Lead counsel for corporate headquarters site selection, acquisition, and construction, including negotiation and completion of owner-architect agreement, owner-construction manager agreement, and acquisition documents, including documents for formation and governance of owners’ association
  • Lead counsel of multi-state environmental due diligence team to evaluate potential liabilities and operational compliance of more than ten industrial sites
  • Representation of hundreds of clients regarding applicability of, and compliance with, Environmental Cleanup Responsibility Act (ECRA) now known as Industrial Site Recovery Act (ISRA)
  • Representation of affiliate of construction/permanent lender purchasing joint venture interest in hotel/office building development
  • Evaluation of all permits and approvals necessary to own and operate co-generation facilities, and transferability of same
Representative Experience
  • Counsel clients regarding environmental compliance responsibilities, liabilities, and risks in the context of selling, purchasing and developing real estate, business sales and purchases, financing and work-out transactions, and land use planning
  • Structuring and negotiation of joint venture transactions, including real estate joint ventures, product development joint ventures, and joint ventures involving insurance agencies and engineering companies
  • Single and multi-site real estate due diligence evaluations, including environmental, land use, title, and permits
  • Borrowing, lending and work-out transactions, including real estate financing, asset based lending and unsecured loans
  • Purchases and sales of industrial, commercial, and multi-family real estate, including tax-free exchanges
  • Structuring and formation of new business enterprises, including management issues, buy-sell arrangements and exit strategies
  • Zoning and land use, including site plans,  variances, subdivisions and developers’ agreements
Other Experience

Various presentations, including:

  • Practical Strategies for Complying with New Jersey’s 1998 Brownfields Law, “Buyer and Developer Issues and Strategies
  • Dealing with Regulatory Agencies, Negotiation v. Surrender:  How to Approach Agencies with a Problem,” New Jersey Environmental Regulation, presented by Institute of Business Law