Fox’s Rick Bier Appointed to the District Fee Arbitration Committee

August 5, 2015 – Press Releases

Fox Rothschild LLP is pleased to announce that Partner Rick Bier was recently appointed to the District Fee Arbitration Committee, effective September 1, 2015.

District fee arbitration committees throughout New Jersey are maintained by volunteers, with the goal of resolving, through binding arbitration, disputes over attorney fees. Each member has been directly appointed by the Supreme Court of New Jersey to serve without compensation.

In practice for more than 35 years, Rick has deep and varied experience handling all aspects of commercial and residential real estate transactions, as well as real estate acquisitions, development and financing. He has represented sponsors and building owners in connection with all phases of the process of converting residential and commercial properties to condominium status.

Additionally, Rick serves as a steadfast advocate for privately held and, often, family owned businesses and their entrepreneurial owners, guiding them through their most pressing business and corporate transactions. He is also well-versed in estate planning and trust administration issues, including business succession planning – a matter that affects nearly all family or other privately held enterprises

Rick is a regular speaker for the National Business Institute on subjects of interest in the areas of corporate and real estate law and is a member of the Board of the New Jersey Family Business of the Year Award and a member of the Family Firm Institute.

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