Steven Robert LehrPresident and Corporate/Tax Attorney
Steven Lehr is the principal and founder of LehrLaw, a boutique general practice law firm. Steven concentrates on Corporate and Commercial Matters, Estate Planning and Administration, Tax Matters (Controversy, Litigation and Planning), Real Estate (Commercial and Residential), Bankruptcy and Personal Injury. He opened this practice over 20 years ago with a solid work ethic to practice law and help people in need of quality legal services at affordable prices. Although he specializes in these areas, he supports his staff in analyzing cases and accomplishing superb results in many areas of law.
Steven has assisted many individuals and business owners commence, buy and sell their businesses, plan their estates properly, buy and sell their real estate and reduce exposure to estate, income and gift taxes. Numerous cases have been won before the IRS including victories in United states Tax Court and United States District Court. A professional and resourceful approach is brought to each matter, seeking the most efficient and effective resolution of matter handled at the firm. The client's best interests are vigorously pursued.
Steven worked for Cole, Schotz, one of New Jersey’s largest law firms, for many years. Prior to that time, Steven worked for Peat Marwick, NYC in their corporate tax department. He has also worked for Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flomm, the United States Bankruptcy Court, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Small Business Administration and various law firms.
His expertise, coupled with knowledge of law, dedication to clients and persistence, has proven to obtain positive results for many years. Many clients return for other services and make other client referrals, which Steven believes is a key to success and long term client attorney relationships.
NYU School of Law – (LL.M Taxation, 1993) (Graduate Legal Degree)
American University – (J.D., 1988)
Fairleigh Dickinson University– (BS, Finance, 1985)
District of Columbia
New Jersey State Bar Association
New York State Bar Association
Florida Bar Association
Essex County Bar Association
Passaic County Bar Association
New Jersey Business & Industry Association
Union County Bar Association
North Jersey County – Estate Planning
US District Courts – NJ, NY, FL
US District Court of Appeals
U.S. Tax Court