Hackensack Performing Arts Center

Bruce Rosenberg has been appointed by the City of Hackensack to serve on the Trustee Board of the new Hackensack Performing Arts Center (HACPAC). The new, state-of-the art facility, built in a former Masonic Temple, is home to professional theater companies and other arts organizations.

Matthew Cohen

Our friend and colleague, Matthew Cohen, a member of our Tax, Trusts & Estates practice, passed away on July 23, 2018 after a long illness.  We will miss Matthew, and extend our deepest sympathies to his family.

(201) Magazine Top Lawyers

We are proud that 22 Winne Banta attorneys were included in the 2018 list of “Top Lawyers” in (201) Magazine:

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

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 $371,000 Bond Anticipation Note, Series 2018 B-1A, a $6,537,000 Bond Anticipation Note, Series 2018 B-1B; a $1,425,000 Taxable Bond Anticipation Note, Series 2018 B-2; and a $3,000,000 Taxable Tax Anticipation Note, Series 2018 B-2 dated June 5, 2018 to the Hudson County Improvement Authority.  The Series 2018 B-1A note bears interest at the rate of 3.00% per annum and the Series 2018 B-2 notes bear interest at the rate of 3.25% per annum, payable at maturity on June 4, 2019.  The Series 2018 B-1B note bears interest at the rate of 3.25% per annum payable at maturity on October 31, 2019.

Building Bergen

Winne Banta sponsored our fifth successful Building Bergen program.  This program, “Bergen County:  A Center for Food Manufacturing and Distribution,” included speakers Kathleen Alexander of Sax LLP, Joe Lorenzo of the Lorenzo Food Group, Brian Todd of The Food Institute and Karen Toufayan of Toufayan Bakeries.  We also included our first-ever Food Court including a sampling of Bergen County’s food manufacturers and distributors.  Thanks to our other sponsors:  Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Abbott Realtors, Sax LLP, County of Bergen, Bergen Community College and Bergen Biz.

Bank Advisory Board

Bruce Rosenberg has been appointed as an advisory board member to SB One Bank, which is a newly merged bank of Sussex Bank and Community Bank of Bergen County.