LaVan Law

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  • LaVan Law is a team oriented law firm focused on leveraging legal strategy and business acumen to accomplish favorable results for businesses and individuals.
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    4.1/5.0 (15)
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About this firm

At LaVan Law, we provide comprehensive business and legal experience to companies throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania, and New York. Managing Partner, Julie LaVan worked in the corporate world before opening the practice. She was personally involved in successful efforts to transform a private company into a publicly-traded entity, and still serves as General Counsel of a privately-held company. The Firm understands the complex issues that businesses and business owners face every day, and is well equipped to help clients take preemptive measures to protect their interests.

To schedule a meeting, contact our office online or call us at 856-235-4079.

Our Practice

We focus our representation on the needs of businesses and business owners, handling issues related to: Business Transactions, including business formation, business contracts, and shareholder matters; Business Litigation, representing businesses and business owners as plaintiffs or defendants in a wide range of disputes, from breach of contract and collections to employment actions and shareholder/partnership disagreements; Labor and Employment Law, such as employment contracts or union issues, as well as work-related disputes, including wrongful termination, discrimination or harassment. Most of our work is on behalf of employers; Environmental Law, from land use, zoning and toxic tort litigation to storm water, solid waste issues and remediation of pollution or spills.

Strong Business Advisor Leveraging Keen Legal Mind For Her Clients:

Ms. LaVan concentrates her practice in the representation of small-to-medium-sized businesses and corporations across a wide range of industries, including corporate and commercial real estate, environmental, banking and health care, labor and employment, and business litigation.

She represents businesses, corporations and shareholders in a wide variety of transactions, including: Advising business owners through the formation, development, and growth of their businesses; Buying, selling, and investing in businesses; Preparing shareholders' agreements, partnership agreements, and other documents; Resolving shareholder disputes; Protecting business goodwill through non-compete and employment agreements; State and federal environmental claims involving the Clean Water Act, the Clean Air Act, ISRA, Brownsfields, and Wetlands.

In addition to the transactional services Ms. LaVan provides to her clients, she also engages in a commercial litigation practice in which she represents business owners and employers in the defense of business disputes and employment claims. Bringing her legal acumen to bear on behalf of her clients, Ms. LaVan also leverages her deep corporate experience as a former General Counsel and corporate shareholder to assist clients avoid and navigate through business problems. She earns the "trusted advisor" role from her clients by taking the long view approach to solving issues which can potentially derail their enterprises. Ms. LaVan publishes and speaks frequently for professional groups on a variety of business, employment, and environmental topics. She may be reached at 856-235-4079 or via email at [email protected]

At LaVan Law we focus our representation on the needs of businesses and business owners, handling issues related to Business Law, Labor and Employment Law and Environmental Law in the New Jersey and Pennsylvania communities of Moorestown, Cherry Hill, Marlton, Mount Laurel, Haddonfield and Philadelphia, PA.

Areas of Practice (100)

Specific Practice Area and Industry Group Details across multiple offices:

  • Business Transactions
  • Business Litigation
  • Labor and Employment
  • Environmental Law
  • Commercial Real Estate Acquisitions
  • Commercial Real Estate Contracts
  • Construction Arbitration
  • Construction Claims
  • Construction Contracts
  • Construction Equipment Liability
  • Construction Defects
  • Construction Accidents
  • Construction Labor Law
  • Construction Liens
  • Construction Litigation
  • Construction Mediation
  • Environmental Construction Law
  • Contractors Liability
  • Construction Products Liability
  • Mechanics Liens
  • Contracts
  • Breach of Contract
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Contract Fraud
  • Contract Litigation
  • Closely Held Corporations
  • Corporate Contracts
  • Corporate Dissolutions
  • Corporate Insurance Defense
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Corporate Partnerships
  • Corporate Formation
  • Takeovers
  • Small Business Corporations
  • S Corporations
  • Incorporation
  • Hostile Takeovers
  • Family Corporations
  • Corporate Workouts
  • Corporate Successions
  • Corporate Real Estate
  • Environmental Arbitration
  • Environmental Business Law
  • Environmental Corporate Law
  • Environmental Due Diligence
  • Environmental Litigation
  • Environmental Mediation
  • Environmental Real Estate
  • Environmental Regulation
  • Groundwater Contamination
  • Environmental Risk Management
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Affirmative Action
  • Age Discrimination in Employment
  • Collective Bargaining
  • Confidentiality Agreements
  • Covenants Not To Compete
  • Employment Breach of Contract
  • Employment Civil Rights
  • Employment Claims
  • Employment Contracts
  • Employment Defense
  • Employment Discrimination
  • Employment Law
  • Employment Litigation
  • Harassment
  • Labor Arbitration
  • Labor Law
  • Labor Relations
  • Labor Legislation
  • Personnel Policies
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Retaliatory Discharge
  • Unfair Labor Practices
  • Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA)
  • Union Labor Law
  • Union Organization
  • Union Contract Negotiations
  • Wrongful Termination
  • Wrongful Termination Defense
  • Whistleblower Litigation
  • Wage and Hour Law
  • Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Defense Litigation
  • Federal Civil Litigation
  • Federal Litigation
  • Trial Practice
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Business Acquisitions
  • Business Divestitures
  • Leveraged Acquisitions
  • Leveraged Buyouts
  • Merger Reorganization
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Finance
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Taxation
  • Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Zoning, Planning and Land Use

People (2)

Business Transactions, Business Litigation, Labor and Employment, Environmental Law, Real Estate

Peer Reviews
4.1/5.0 (15) Reviews

Business Law, Personal Injury

Peer Reviews
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Peer Reviews

4.1/5.0 (15 reviews)
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  • Judgment

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  • Legal Experience

  • 5.0/5.0 Review for Julie LaVan by a Principal on 09/26/12 in Litigation

  • 5.0/5.0 Review for Julie LaVan by a Partner on 09/04/12 in Business Litigation

    I recently completed a case where Julie was my adversary. She handled it quite well and ethically. I was impressed by her abilities and diligence in representing her client.

    I recently completed a case where Julie was my adversary. She handled it quite well and ethically. I was impressed by her abilities and diligence in representing her client. Read less

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