Corporate Law

Over 50 Years of Exceptional Representation

For over 50 years, businesses in New Jersey and New York, have relied on Carella Byrne attorneys on all matters that impact business formation, governance, operations, transactions, and disputes. We see ourselves as true partners with our business clients, whether they require steady and accessible outside general counsel services, need assistance with a particular matter or transaction, have rights that must be protected or asserted in litigation, or just have questions that need clear, actionable answers.

This combination of legal and business perspectives informs our approach to corporate representation. We recognize that our value is found not only in the quality of our counsel but in the cost-effective, efficient, and responsive manner in which we provide it. We endeavor to leverage our diverse and wide-ranging experience in ways best-suited to achieving our clients’ goals while always keeping an eye on the bottom line.

A Complete Suite of Sophisticated Services

Carella Byrne’s corporate lawyers stand ready to assist with the countless legal, financial, and practical issues faced at every stage in the lifecycle of a business, including:

  • Business Consulting, Planning, and Negotiations
  • Corporate Governance and Compliance
  • Contract Review, Negotiation, and Drafting
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Business Formation
  • Partnership, Shareholder, and Operating Agreements
  • Corporate Dissolution
  • Outside General Counsel Services
  • Business Litigation
  • Employment Law
  • Real Estate Transactions

We welcome the opportunity to meet with you and explore how our experience, knowledge, and commitment can add value to your business.


Area of FOCUS

Business Formation
Contract Negotiations
Governance and Compliance
Mergers and Acquisitions
Operating Agreements
Real Estate Transactions

Corporate Law Attorneys

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Practice Areas

Wills & Estates

Our attorneys understands how critical it is that business owners prepare for retirement or unforeseen circumstances in a way that provides for their financial well-being and the continuity of their companies.


When disputes arise, our seasoned litigators provide exceptional advocacy grounded in holistic strategies designed to achieve each client’s overall business, financial, and personal goals.

Labor Law

Whether before a hearing board, in the courtroom, or at the negotiating table, our labor lawyers leverage their considerable advocacy and negotiating skills to advance and protect our clients’ interests.

About us

Student Mental Health and Social Media

Partner Michael Innes wrote an article titled “Why New Jersey school districts are filing lawsuits against social media companies, which is featured in the New Jersey School Board Association Reader Forum: Student Mental Health and Social Media.

Chrysler Owners Win Cert. Of 6M Class In Takata Airbag MDL

A judge has certified a class of roughly 6 million Fiat Chrysler vehicle owners who assert fraud claims against FCA US in sprawling multidistrict litigation accusing automakers of hiding the risks associated with allegedly explosive Takata airbags.
The 74

Carella Byrne’s Michael Innes Featured in Recent The 74 Article

Innes was featured in recent article titled Teen Mental Health Crisis Pushes More School Districts to Sue Social Media Giants. “The harms caused by social media companies have impacted the districts’ ability to carry out their core mission of providing education.”

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