Welcome to The Law Offices of Ira C. Kaplan Law
Ira C. Kaplan has spent over 20 years providing attentive, personal service in all aspects of family law, including divorce, mediation, property distribution, alimony, child support and domestic violence. He is a certified family law mediator – both court appointed and private.
Mr. Kaplan is a skilled commercial law litigator and negotiator. He represents banks, developers and individuals in all aspects of business related matters.
Mr. Kaplan has a long standing commercial and residential real estate practice; including purchase and sale of private residences, condominiums, cooperatives, mixed-use buildings, office buildings and strip centers. He represents lenders in the foreclosure of commercial and residential real estate. He often appears in the United States Bankruptcy Court, on behalf of creditors, on applications for relief from the automatic stay and associated issues.
Mr. Kaplan regularly serves as court appointed counsel to alleged incompetents in guardianships and as Guardian Ad Litem of minors. He has also been appointed as Administrator by the Superior Court of New Jersey, Chancery Division. As part of his wills and trusts practice, Mr. Kaplan represents individuals in preparation of estate documentation, probate and associated litigation.
Mr. Kaplan served as Public Defender in the River Vale, New Jersey, Municipal Court. Mr. Kaplan continues to represent Defendant’s in DUI/DWI, drug, assault/harassment and traffic offense matters. Mr. Kaplan achieved great insight in the representation of clients in personal injury matters from his representation of a national courier service. He has also represented litigants with injuries ranging from fatalities to slip and fall to physical, psychological and financial damages sustained by families from the explosion of an intrastate gas line.