The automotive industry touches many areas of the law, and few firms share Fox Rothschild’s resources and depth of experience. From tax problems to labor and employment issues, environmental matters, intellectual property, litigation, estate planning, and real estate, our attorneys offer the capability to optimally position you, your business and your family for success.


  • buying and selling of dealerships
  • debt structuring related to acquisitions, floor plans, and working capital
  • real estate acquisitions, dispositions, like-kind exchanges, leases, and related subjects
  • succession planning — estate planning, life insurance issues, business succession, shareholder agreements
  • pension and profit-sharing plans, ESOPs and other benefit arrangements
  • family law, including divorce and child custody
  • tax controversies — federal and state, including state sales tax disputes
  • general business issues
  • environmental counseling related to real estate, due diligence, and contamination issues
  • union avoidance, collective bargaining, arbitrations, strikes, and day-to-day contract administration
  • employment law and compliance issues including wage and hour, employment discrimination, OSHA, unemployment compensation, and employee policies and procedures
  • consumer issues
  • all aspects of litigation: trials, appeals, arbitrations, mediations, and settlement negotiations