Dorsey and Semrau is a law firm located in the heart of historic Boonton, New Jersey. Our firm specializes in representing and servicing Municipal clients throughout the state.
At Dorsey & Semrau, our attorneys are committed to assisting and supporting their communities, which continue to grow and prosper, by representing the interests of municipal governments with integrity and professionalism. Dorsey & Semrau provides legal advice in municipal law to communities in matters involving:
- Zoning Litigation and Disputes
- Land Use and Eminent Domain Issues
- Construction and Contract Dispute Litigation
- Municipal Tax Appeals
- Zoning Ordinance Disputes
- Open Public Records Act
- Open Public Meeting Act
- Guidance at Public Meetings
- Drafting Legislation
Dorsey & Semrau also provides legal representation relating to Tax Appeal matters. Our attorneys work closely with tax assessors, using their extensive knowledge of New Jersey Real Estate tax issues in order to defend real estate assessments. Most notably the firm represents municipalities in Tax Appeal matters.
Our firm's years of experience have provided municipalities with a thorough understanding of municipal law, the tax appraisal process, and zoning and land use issues which can influence real estate valuations. In addition, the cases are vigorously defended in both the county board of taxation and the NJ tax court.