Jack concentrates his practice in the areas of:

  • real estate development and land use
  • environmental law
  • redevelopment law
  • real estate transactions
  • banking law

Jack’s experience also includes:

  • approval, development, financing, construction, and operation of major development projects throughout New Jersey
  • obtaining permits and approvals for major casino/hotel construction projects in Atlantic City
  • litigating substantial real estate development and environmental cases in the trial courts, appellate courts, and the New Jersey Supreme Court

Jack co-chairs the firm’s Zoning and Land Use Group and is a member of the Condemnation Practice Group. He was formerly Managing Partner of the Atlantic City office and a member of the firm’s Executive Committee.

Recent Victories

  • Representing a large shopping center developer before the New Jersey Supreme Court, successfully defending against challenges from environmental groups to a Coastal Area Facilities Review Act (CAFRA) Permit Jack had obtained for the developer
  • Assisting a redeveloper in gaining approval for and entering into a major redevelopment agreement with a New Jersey municipality

Beyond Fox Rothschild

Jack was formerly a board member of:

  • United Way of Atlantic County
  • Chamber of Commerce of Southern New Jersey
  • Jewish Federation of Atlantic County

He has also served as counsel to the Atlantic County Builders Association and the Little Egg Harbor Township Planning Board.

Honors & Awards

  • Named among the "Best of the Bar: Philadelphia's Top Lawyers" by Philadelphia Business Journal (2018)
  • Martindale-Hubbell "AV" rated
  • Included in a list of "Super Lawyers" by New Jersey Monthly Magazine and Law & Politics Magazine (2005-2012 and 2014-2018)
  • Included in “Super Lawyers Business Edition” in the area of Construction, Real Estate and Environmental Law (2013)
  • Included in a list of "Super Lawyers" in the area of Land Use/Zoning by Super Lawyers Magazine (Corporate Counsel Edition) (2010)
  • Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America for Land Use and Zoning Law (2016-2019)
  • Named as one of the leading Real Estate: Zoning and Land Use attorneys in New Jersey by Chambers USA (2016-2019)