attorney bio

 

Frank E. Ferruggia Jr., Esq.

Owner

Mr. Ferruggia’s experience includes all aspects of real estate transactions from contract negotiation to closing, as well as experience with commercial/residential leasing, landlord-tenant, organization and sale of small businesses, property tax appeals and litigation.  Mr. Ferruggia has become well-versed in navigating the intricacies of a real estate transaction and is committed to providing pragmatic, comprehensive solutions to meet each client's individual needs.  

Prior to founding the firm, Mr. Ferruggia gained invaluable experience over the course of his career in private practice representing clients in a variety of matters.  He uses his experience to implement cost-effective and efficient solutions for his clients.  

Mr. Ferruggia received his Juris Doctor from Seton Hall University School of Law and his Bachelor of Arts from University of Pittsburgh.

During law school, Mr. Ferruggia interned for the Honorable Dennis M. Cavanaugh, U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey. He also interned for the Honorable Michael R. Casale, J.S.C., in the Superior Court of New Jersey.

 

Also, Mr. Ferruggia was a guest lecturer for the NYU class on real estate law and procedure (Schack School of Real Estate, Masters Degree Program).  He was also quoted in the November 2020 issue of the NJ Law Journal in connection with a court ruling affecting the attorney review period for auctions.  

In his spare time, Mr. Ferruggia enjoys spending time with his wife who is a distinguished pharmacist and watches Italian league soccer.  

Please submit your information below in the contact form or give us a call at (862) 246- 6496 to schedule a consultation.  

Education 

J.D., Seton Hall Law, 2014

B.A., University of Pittsburgh, 2010

Bar Admissions

New Jersey, 2015

U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 2015

Professional Membership

New Jersey State Bar Association

Representative Matters:

  • Represented Purchaser in contract review and negotiation for $40M multi-family portfolio acquisition in Newark, NJ.

  • Represented Purchaser in closing of $7.9M Newark, NJ Portfolio that consisted of four (4) multi-family properties.  Mr. Ferruggia handled the contract negotiations, due diligence and the successful closing.   Featured in NJBIZ April 2020. 

  • Represented Purchaser in closing of $2M land acquisition for multi-family development in Philadelphia, PA.  Mr. Ferruggia handled the contract negotiations, due diligence and the successful closing. 

  • Successfully represented the Seller in the sale of a $1.2M multi-family property in Jersey City, NJ and assisted client with 1031 exchange.  

  • Successfully represented the Purchaser in the closing of a $700,000.00 land acquisition in Irvington, NJ that will be redeveloped into mixed-use (commercial/residential) property.   

  • Represented Seller in the preparation of contract and negotiation for a $2.2M sale of an industrial building in Carlstadt, NJ.  

  • Represented Purchaser in the closing of a $200,000.00 business acquisition in Union City, NJ.  Mr. Ferruggia successfully handled this matter from contract negotiation to closing. 

  • Represented client in property tax appeal of industrial building in South Brunswick, NJ and saved them more than $135,000.00.  

  • Represented tenant in the review and negotiation of a commercial lease involving a 4,500 sq. ft. office space to be used as a medical office located in Bloomfield, NJ.  This space is part of a 393,000 sq. ft. campus home of many notable tenants.  The negotiations involved many tenant improvements that were needed as part of the tenant's business operations.   

  • Represented tenant in the review and negotiation of a commercial lease involving a 4,000 sq. ft. office space located in Clifton, NJ.  These negotiations also included many tenant improvements that were needed as part of the tenant's business operations.    

  • Represented tenant in the review and negotiation of a commercial lease involving a 2,500 sq. ft. office space located in Ridgewood, NJ.  

  • Successfully negotiated early termination of commercial lease for tenant in Gateway Center located in Newark, NJ.

  • Successfully represented hundreds of homeowners for refinance transactions.  

  • Successfully represented hundreds of Buyers and Sellers in residential real estate transactions from contract negotiation to closing.  

 
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practice areas

  • Residential/Commercial Real Estate Transactions

  • Business Transactions and Formation

  • Landlord-Tenant

  • Litigation

 

contact

New Jersey Office

2 University Plaza
Suite 100 
Hackensack, NJ 07601

Email: FFerruggia-law@outlook.com

Tel:  (862) 246- 6496

Fax:  (201) 645- 1201

Hours of Operation:  Monday- Friday 9:00am-6:00pm

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