Above all else, our law firm is comprised of attorneys who have practiced in a variety of legal specialties. Whether it is real estate, litigation, personal injury or even business transactions, our Firm has the experience to represent our clients. Below is a sampling of the legal practice areas which our Firm primarily specializes in.
Our attorneys regularly appear in State and Federal Courts on a variety of issues, however, the Firm maintains an active general practice as well. We can counsel clients on business formation issues, matrimonial matters, party disputes, criminal matters, business and individual transactions, real property closings to name only a few. Our attorneys come from a diverse background and have represented clients on a wide array of legal specialties which we believe enables us to provide a balanced portfolio of legal services to our clients.
Matrimonial law refers to a variety of legal areas, not only divorce. Our attorneys and staff are suited to advise and counsel clients on the pressing issues necessary to reach an agreeable conclusion. With matrimonial matters especially, this requires a legal team who will at times be aggressive, always proactive and informative to meet the important expectations of each particular client. We understand that communication between the client and lawyers are vital to a successful outcome. Upon retaining our Firm, you will work exclusively with a team of dedicated lawyers and professionals who will advocate your needs, and keep you informed as to each and every aspect of your case.
Matrimonial Practice Areas:
Arbitration and Mediation
Labor and Employment
Babbar & Associates provides our clients with tailored representation on a wide array of legal matters. We work with in-house counsel, human resource professionals and management to provide guidance through increasingly complex federal, state and local laws pertaining to the workplace. The firm handles all aspects of employment discrimination, preparation of employee handbooks, severance agreements, non-compete and confidentiality agreements and workplace policies. Our attorneys prepare all aspects of employment contracts and policies, and tailor them to our clients needs. The firm also provides training to management and its employees on important workplace issues. Counseling services are also provided to national, regional and small businesses on employment and labor issues, including employee discipline, promotions, terminations and sexual harassment investigations.
Labor and employment law is a specialty of the Firm. One of our partners serves as general counsel to a nationwide supply and distribution company which maintains employees in almost every State. In that capacity he is responsible for all employment counseling matters with the Company. Likewise, our Firm oversees the nationwide litigation for the Company, which includes interviewing other attorneys to serve as local counsel. This enables us to centralize legal representation and to promote uniform commercial results. Our Firm has been involved in multi-jurisdictional litigation with significant implications to the parties. In a recent claim, our Firm participated in the settlement of an action involving numerous sales employees with gross revenues well into the seven figures leaving one competitor for another, addressing the enforceability of non-competition and non-disclosure agreements.
Labor and Employment Practice Areas:
Non-compete and Restrictive Agreements
Defense of Employment Claims
Employee Handbooks, Manuals and Policies
Real Estate Transactions and Closings
Our firm has the experience to represent clients on a wide array of real estate matters. Attorneys can negotiate and prepare commercial contracts, represent clients in both commercial and residential closings, and provide counsel and representation on condemnations, foreclosures, liens and zoning matters. Our attorneys have served as Court appointed referees for real estate matters, and we are familiar with the handling of such matters.
We also can handle more complex real estate transactions, including buying, selling, leasing and financing properties, and counseling with regard to joint ventures for sellers, buyers and developers. We can handle leases ranging from ground leases for development projects to office, industrial and retail leases, on behalf of landlords and tenants. We will provide clients with an attorney who has experience working with governmental authorities on condominium filings and related matters, including condo conversions.
We are experienced in every kind of real estate financing transaction, from simple, "plain vanilla" mortgage loans to the most complex, multi-property, multi-jurisdiction financing and tax-driven transactions. We are also adept in handling distressed assets, both debt and equity, representing borrowers and purchasers.
We also understand that individuals purchasing real estate have already incurred significant costs on the purchase of property and the related incidental costs, and our legal fees are fair and reasonable. As with the Firm's other practice areas, attorneys will work with each client to develop a clear strategy, and move forward to achieve that goal in a cost-effective manner.
Real Estate Practice Areas:
Commercial and Residential Transactions
Contract Review, Negotiation and Formation
Foreclosures and Liens
Our firm has been successfully assisting hundreds of people from all over the world to arrive to the United States temporarily for studies and business, as well as to help them obtain Permanent Residence based on family relationship, work, talent or investment in the US.
We counsel our clients on such important issues as who and when qualifies to get Immigrant Visa, where to apply for Immigrant Visa, how to apply for Adjustment of Status, how to overcome the bars to Permanent Residence, Labor Certification requirement, and employers' obligations under employer sanctions, among other issues.
Immigration Practice Areas:
Immigrant and non-immigrant visas
Naturalization and citizenship
Babbar & Associates P.C. files personal injury and wrongful death claims on behalf of clients throughout New York City (Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island), Nassau County, Suffolk County, and Westchester County.
The firm’s personal injury practice includes the following:
Premises Liability: Our attorneys have extensive experience representing people injured due to a landowner’s negligence, whether the injuries result from a slip and fall accident, an assault or lead paint poisoning.
Auto Accidents: The firm’s accident injury attorneys help victims of car crashes, truck collisions, motorcycle wrecks, boating accidents, and other types of accidents.
Construction Accidents: Our attorneys have extensive knowledge of the issues facing construction workers injured because of an owner, general contractor or employer’s failure to follow safety regulations.
Dangerous Products : If you have been injured by a defective or dangerous product, our personal injury lawyers can hold the company responsible for all injuries caused by the product and get you the compensation you are entitled to.
Experienced Trial Attorneys
Attorneys at Babbar & Associates, P.C. are experienced trial attorneys. They will not pressure you to settle your case quickly so they can move on to the next one. The have a reputation of holding out until the defendant makes a fair settlement offer. Our firm prepares every case for trial. So if the defendant does not make a fair offer, we will not hesitate to take the case to trial. This strategy has proven successful.
When you’re faced with criminal charges or an arrest, it’s only natural to feel scared and alone. If you’ve recently been charged with a crime, calm your fears and give yourself defense options by turning to the assistance of a criminal law attorney at our firm.
Whether you’re facing a traffic infraction at the state level or have been arrested for a federal crime, we are prepared to litigate your case. During your legal proceedings, our attorneys will serve as your advocates and offer you ongoing support. We will fight so that you receive a fair trial, challenge any evidence that is illegally obtained, and make certain that your defense is presented as strongly as possible. Additionally, our legal team will:
- Carefully investigate your case to uncover evidence
- Interview all parties involved, including police
- Bring in witnesses, when appropriate, to testify on your behalf
- Present you with defense options to help you combat your charges
- Negotiate with prosecutors to have your charges or sentence reduced, if possible
Criminal Law Practice Areas:
White collar crimes