McManimon, Scotland & Baumann, LLC regularly serves as general and special counsel to numerous public entities throughout New Jersey. As specialists in New Jersey public sector law, we are able to deliver an unparalleled level of knowledge and insight. We have the experience and knowledge to avoid common legal pitfalls and we work hard to minimize and mitigate the legal exposure of all of our clients.

Additionally, we can offer a wealth of expertise on compliance with State law and ways to prevent lawsuits – and mitigate their impact if claims are ever filed against you.

Who We Serve

We have experience acting as general and special counsel to all levels of public entities including:

  • Municipalities
  • Planning Boards
  • Municipal Utilities Authorities
  • County Utilities Authorities
  • County Improvement Authorities
  • Parking Authorities
  • Redevelopment Agencies
  • Major Regional Transportation Planning Authorities

Our Services

In its role as general counsel and special counsel, the firm seeks to assure compliance with and analysis of issues with respect to various public laws, including, among others, the New Jersey Open Public Meetings Act and the Local Public Contracts Law. Further, the firm is responsible for the preparation and/or review of corporate documents and resolutions, the procurement of services and contract negotiations, bid award challenges, obtaining necessary regulatory approvals, establishment of rates, appearances before administrative entities, dispute resolution and employment matters.

Contact Us

For more information about our General and Special Counsel Services, please contact Joseph P. Baumann, Jr. at 973-622-1800 or Leslie G. London at 973-622-1800.