Stephen Hehl, a founding partner of the firm, has vast experience in the area of land use and development, zoning and planning law along with commercial litigation and complex real estate and business transactions. Mr. Hehl has been an attorney for over 30 years and is recognized as a leader in his fields of practice. He has significant experience before numerous land use boards, the courtroom and administrative agencies. Mr. Hehl is a frequent lecturer in the fields of land use and development, commercial real estate and leasing.


Practice Areas
Land Use and Development
Real Estate
Commercial Litigation

Fordham University (J.D. 1980)
Fordham Law Review (Published Author)
Montclair State University (B.A. magna cum laude 1977)

Bar Admissions
New Jersey and U.S. District Court, District of NJ (1980)

Union County Probate Early Settlement Panel
New Jersey Bar Association – Land Use Section
Union County Bar Association – Real Estate Subcommittee
Former Member – Union County Ethics Committee
Former Member – Union County Fee Arbitration Committee
Union Township Chamber of Commerce (Past President)
Knights of Columbus – Council 4504
Union Rotary Club (Past President)
Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce
Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce (Board Member)
Greater Westfield Area Chamber of Commerce
Union County College – Board of Governors
Mr. Hehl clerked for retired Justice Virginia Long and the late Honorable A. Donald McKenzie of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Law Division, from 1980-1981