Russo Tumulty Nester Thompson & Kelly, LLP

  • Established in 1963
  • Firm Size 2
  • A Law Firm whose lawyers are dedicated to providing high quality legal services to the New Jersey business community.
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About this firm

Russo Tumulty Nester Thompson & Kelly, LLP brings decades of legal experience to the table for its clients. The firm's attorneys focus on corporate and business law, banking and other lending transactions, project finance, solar energy, electricity and cable television regulation, estate planning and administration, and commercial real estate sales, financing and leasing.

The attorneys of the firm are admitted to practice in the state and federal courts in the State of New Jersey. They are members of the public utility, debtor creditor, and banking sections of the New Jersey bar association.

The law firm, now known as Russo Tumulty Nester Thompson & Kelly, LLP, traces its roots to the firm of Drewen Nugent & Rollenhagen that opened its doors shortly after the conclusion of World War I. Joseph Tumulty and Edward Russo joined and ultimately became the Firm's managing partners.

In 1974, Joseph S. Nester joined Edward Russo and State Senator Joseph Tumulty and the Firm became known as Russo Tumulty & Nester. The Firm has continued to serve clients from offices in Jersey City for nearly sixty years and now from offices in Cedar Knolls and West Caldwell. During its long and successful history, the firm has represented Getty Oil, Texaco, Harry M. Stevens, Inc. (the sports food concessionaire), AAA Trucking, The Provident and numerous other banks, Metropolitan Life, New England Life, and Prudential Life Insurance, numerous estates and many small businesses.

A representative list of the firm's clients includes Altus Power America, Talen Energy, PPL Electric Utilities Corporation, Sunlight General Capital, Marina Energy, Lexon Insurance, Ironshore Indemnity; Salman Capital, Miller Brothers, Service Electric Cable TV of Hunterdon, Inc., Dobco, Inc., SR Energy, Achieve Energy, Pittsgrove Solar, SolarWorksNJ, NJLand, LLC, Houston Casualty Company, and Dobtol Construction.

Areas of Practice (16)

Specific Practice Area and Industry Group Details across multiple offices:

  • Corporate Law
  • Public Utility Law
  • Energy and Cable TV Regulation
  • Finance
  • Banking Transactions
  • Project Finance
  • Fidelity and Surety
  • Creditors Rights
  • Estate Planning
  • Estate Administration
  • Real Estate
  • Commercial Leases
  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Probate

People (2)

Public Utility Law, Regulatory Law, Cable Television, Estate Planning

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Corporate Law, Banking Law, Public Utility Law, Regulatory Law, Renewable Energy

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