Michael Goodman

Michael Goodman


Goodman & Leopold L.L.P.


About Me

Mr. Goodman is a transactional and business attorney.He concentrates his practice in the following areas of law:all aspects of commercial and residential real estate including purchases, sales, leasing and mortgage financing; tax deferred 1031 Exchanges; partnership, corporate and limited liability company organizational structure; purchases and sales of business entities; tax advice; and landuse/zoning and planning.Mr. Goodman is fluent in Hebrew.

Mr. Goodman recently concluded his long tenure as attorney for the Zoning Board of Adjustment for the Borough of Demarest after many years and regularly appears before zoning and planning boards throughout the State of New Jersey.He has represented several national retail tenants such as The Vitamin Shoppe and Avenue as well as numerous local and regional landlords and tenants.

Mr. Goodman has represented many banks and private lenders including: The Bank of New Jersey; Pascack Community Bank; Bergen Commercial Bank; Bank of New York; Kennedy Funding; NJ Lenders Corp.; KSI Funding, Inc.; Sovereign Bank; Metro Funding, Inc.

Mr. Goodman is active in many local organizations.He has served as President of Temple Emanu-el of Closter, NJ, President of The Jewish Association for Development Disabilities, Inc. and has acted as legal adviser to Ben Porat Yosef, Inc., a Jewish Day School.


About the company

Michael S. Goodman and Howard B. Leopold have been representing clients in New York and New Jersey area for years. They have combined their expertise to provide clients with unsurpassed legal services and sound legal advice. Family matters are difficult to overcome, and both Mr. Goodman and Mr. Leopold understand this. They are committed to your needs and work with you to ensure that all of your interests are upheld. Mr. Goodman is fluent in the Hebrew language.Mr. Goodman and Mr. Leopold combined their practices in July 2000 and have since then represented several clients in areas of family law, personal injury, real estate and many others. The law firm of Goodman & Leopold L.L.P., is entirely dedicated to serving clients and ensuring the best possible outcome for their cases.

Contact Information

(201) 771-1808


3 University Plaza, Suite 350 Hackensack, NJ 07601
United States