Partner, Litigation Department.
Mr. Nudelman concentrates his practice in construction
law. For over two decades he has represented members of the construction
industry across a broad spectrum of matters. He has defended and asserted
claims on behalf of owners, developers, condominium associations, general
contractors, design professionals, subcontractors, vendors and sureties
involved in public and private construction projects throughout the New Jersey
and New York metropolitan area.
Mr. Nudelman has extensive experience handling construction
claims related to a wide range of issues. These include payment disputes,
change orders and extra work, construction defects, design and performance
defects, errors and omissions/professional malpractice, building code
violations, project management, delay and disruption, acceleration, liquidated
damages, lost productivity, site conditions, warranties, project closeout,
construction liens, municipal mechanic’s liens, condominium liens, payment and
performance bonds, public contracting and violations under the New Jersey
Consumer Fraud Act.
In the niche practice area of community association law,
Mr. Nudelman represents associations, unit owners and developers in the above
matters, as well as in disputes involving budgets, financing and condominium governance.
Mr. Nudelman’s expertise encompasses the representation
of clients who receive code violations lodged by state or local enforcement
officials under the New Jersey Uniform Construction Code Act, defending them in
proceedings in municipal court and before the Construction Board of Appeals and
the Office of Administrative Law. He has also appeared on behalf of
clients in state, federal and appellate courts and in local and international
mediations and arbitrations.
Understanding that a well-drafted agreement is critical
to minimizing claims and disputes, Mr. Nudelman assists construction industry
clients with contract drafting, review and negotiations, with an emphasis on
efficiency and practical results.
In the area of real estate litigation, Mr. Nudelman has
experience in title defense matters. He has represented owners and
lenders in title insurance claims and has prosecuted and defended quiet title
actions and cases involving trespass, easements, boundary disputes, adverse
possession, equitable subrogation and title defects.
Other:- Legal Columnist, Plumbing Engineer and PHC News (2015- )
- Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© (a trademark of Woodward/White, Inc.) in the Litigation - Construction practice area (2012 – present); selected by Best Lawyers® (a trademark of Woodward/White, Inc.) as Woodbridge "Lawyer of the Year" in Litigation - Construction (2013)
- Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rated AV® Preeminent (a trademark of Internet Brands, Inc.) (2012 – present)
-Listed in New Jersey Super Lawyers (a Thompson Reuters business) in the Construction Litigation practice area (2018)
- Listed in Super Lawyers - New Jersey Rising Stars (a Thompson Reuters business) in the Construction Litigation practice area (2009)- Recipient of APEX Award for Publication Excellence in Feature Series Writing (2006).