Bergen County’s “Top Lawyers”

We are proud that 22 Winne Banta attorneys were listed in (201) Magazine’s “Bergen County’s Top Lawyers 2019” in 15 areas of the law, including:

  • Banking & Financial – Thomas Cangialosi, Richard Kahn, Gary Redish
  • Business, Commercial & Corporate Law – Robert Kleeblatt
  • Commercial Litigation – Kenneth Lehn
  • Custody – Thomas McConnell
  • Education – Robert Jacobs
  • Environmental – Michael Stingone
  • Labor & Employment – Kenneth Lehn
  • Litigation – Michael Cohen, Robert Jacobs
  • Matrimonial & Family Law – Ronald Abramson, Dennis Harraka, Thomas McConnell
  • Municipal – Stanley Turitz
  • Public Finance – Jason Capizzi
  • Real Estate – Joseph Basralian, Richard Kahn, Ian Kleeblatt, Robert Kleeblatt, Michael Stingone, Richard Wolloch
  • Taxation – Arthur Goldberg
  • Trusts & Estates, Wills & Probate – Peter Bakarich, Martin Dever, Jeffrey Love
  • Zoning, Planning & Land Use – Joseph Basralian, Bruce Rosenberg, Marla Wolfe Taus

Winne Banta Welcomes New Attorney

Winne Banta is pleased to welcome Faith Miros, who concentrates her practice in real estate law. She has represented major commercial landlords, real estate developers and high net worth investors in the acquisition and disposition of commercial properties, including office, retail, industrial, multi-family and mixed-use projects.

May 24, 2019: Jason P. Capizzi closes note financing for the Township of Weehawken

Jason P. Capizzi serves as Bond Counsel to the Township of Weehawken.  The Township successfully issued $6,605,000 of Notes, consisting of a $2,180,000 Bond Anticipation Note, Series 2019 B-1; a $1,425,000 Taxable Bond Anticipation Note, Series 2019 B-2A; and a $3,000,000 Taxable Tax Anticipation Note of 2018-2019, Series 2019 B-2B dated May 24, 2019 to the Hudson County Improvement Authority.  The Series 2019 B-1 Note bears interest at the rate of 3.00% per annum payable at maturity on May 22, 2020; the Series 2019 B-2A Note bears interest at the rate of 3.50% per annum payable at maturity on May 22, 2020; and the Series 2019 B-2B Note bears interest at the rate of 3.50% per annum payable at maturity on October 31, 2019.

Winne Banta was proud to sponsor the 7th edition of Building Bergen on April 30

Winne Banta was proud to sponsor the 7th edition of Building Bergen on April 30.   At “Building Bergen: The Future of Healthcare,” a dynamic panel — including Susan Callahan Barnard (Bergen Community College), Matthew Bars (IntelliQuit), Susan Reed (Sax LLP), Gregory Simonian, M.D. (Hackensack University Medical School and HMH School of Medicine at Seton Hall), Mark Sparta (Hackensack University Medical Center) and Deborah Visconi (Bergen New Bridge Medical Center) — focused on where the healthcare industry is heading — and what impact that will have on and in Bergen County.

Photo caption: Susan Callahan Barnard, Matthew Bars, Susan Reed, Gregory Simonian, Deborah Visconi, Mark Sparta and Winne Banta’s Khoren Bandazian

March 7, 2019: Jason P. Capizzi closes note financing for the Township of Weehawken

Jason P. Capizzi serves as Bond Counsel to the Township of Weehawken.  The Township successfully issued $22,084,000 Notes consisting of a $9,797,000 Bond Anticipation Note, Series 2019 A-1A; a $2,097,000 Tax Appeal Refunding Note, Series 2019 A-1A; a $483,000 Bond Anticipation Note, Series 2019 A-1B; and a $9,707,000 Taxable Bond Anticipation Note, Series 2019 A-2 dated March 7, 2019 to the Hudson County Improvement Authority.  The Series 2019 A-1A Notes bear interest at the rate of 3.00% per annum payable at maturity on March 6, 2020; the Series 2019 A-1B Note bears interest at the rate of 3.00% per annum payable at maturity on October 31, 2019; and the Series 2019 A-2 Note bears interest at the rate of 3.50% per annum payable at maturity on March 6, 2020.  The Series

 

The proceeds of the Series 2019 A-1A Notes will be used to refund $9,797,000 of a $10,193,000 Bond Anticipation Note (less $396,000 pursuant to a budget appropriation) that matures on March 21, 2019; and to refund $2,097,000 of a $2,797,000 Tax Appeal Refunding Note (less $700,000 pursuant to a budget appropriation) that matures on March 21, 2019.  The proceeds of the Series 2019 A-1B Note will be used to refund $483,000 of a $506,000 Bond Anticipation Note (less $23,000 pursuant to a budget appropriation) that matures on March 21, 2019.  The proceeds of the Series 2019 A-2 Note will be used to refund $9,707,000 of a $10,237,000 Taxable Bond Anticipation Note (less $530,000 pursuant to a budget appropriation) that matures on March 21, 2019.

New Jersey Super Lawyers 2019

Four Winne Banta attorneys have been included on the list of New Jersey Super Lawyers 2019:

  •  Peter Bakarich – Estate Planning & Probate, Tax, Employee Benefits
  •   Richard Kahn – Real Estate
  •   Kenneth Lehn – Business Litigation, Franchise/Dealership, Employment & Labor
  •   Thomas McConnell – Family Law, General Litigation

Jason P. Capizzi closes note financing for the Township of Weehawken

Jason P. Capizzi serves as Bond Counsel to the Township of Weehawken.  The Township successfully issued a $1,553,000 Bond Anticipation Note dated January 18, 2019 to Amboy Bank.  The Note bears interest at the rate of 2.25% per annum payable at maturity on January 17, 2020.  The Note proceeds will be used to temporarily finance various capital improvements throughout the Township.

Cashing in on Opportunity Zones

Khoren Bandazian will be a panelist on Commerce & Industry Association of New Jersey’s program, “Cashing in on Opportunity Zones,” on February 1 at Continental Plaza in Hackensack. The federal Opportunity Zone program will allow investors to reinvest their capital gains with a reduced tax liability. Seventy-five municipalities in New Jersey received at least one Opportunity Zone; Hackensack received three.

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