DeCotiis, FitzPatrick & Cole, LLP, is a sixty plus-lawyer, full-service firm headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey. We are a group of exceptionally skilled, experienced attorneys, who practice in a wide variety of specialties. A partial list of our practice areas includes real estate, labor law, public procurement, litigation, environmental law, public finance, tax, municipal law, government and regulatory affairs, healthcare law, corporate law, banking and bankruptcy.
Although we represent regional and national clients, we are a firm with very deep roots in New Jersey. The majority of our attorneys are lifetime New Jersey residents, and our lawyers have extensive experience in New Jersey government and political affairs, many at senior levels. Our depth of experience and understanding of the unique legal, legislative and administrative environment in New Jersey gives us the unique ability to help our clients navigate the intricacies that doing business in our state can require.
We are a firm that specializes in delivering innovative solutions. Our attorneys have an unparalleled ability to collaborate across practice groups, and to devise and implement effective, often novel, approaches to legal issues. These solutions range from helping finance green technologies to completing large, complex transactions to successfully defending major litigation matters.
We are also a firm that emphasizes practical legal thinking and consistently focuses on helping our clients achieve their objectives and get things done. Our attorneys frequently work closely with colleagues across practice groups to arrive at solutions that address a client’s specific needs and situation. We believe that our counsel services our client's priorities, and we strive to provide legal counsel that is unmatched in expertise, responsiveness and cost-effectiveness for every client, in every matter, every time.
Many of our attorneys have decades of experience working in the State Attorney Generals' Office, Prosecutor's Offices, Department of Justice, U.S. Attorney's Office -- Civil, criminal, fraud and security units, while others worked in-house for Fortune 100 legal departments. The background of our attorneys, combined with our legal and business experience, provides our Firm with the ability to provide superior representation to our clients.