Welcome to George N. Pappas Attorney at Law

       My office offers prompt, individualized representation in legal matters based upon over 40 years of legal experience.

Legal Practice

      My general practice has evolved over the years with a current emphasis on wills and trusts including estate and trust planning, administration and taxation, commerical and residential real estate sales and leasing, business formation and sales, zoning and planning after 10 years as a planning board attorney, chancery related litigation and appellate work.  See General Information infra.


       In the past I have tried over a hundred cases.  My trial and appeals court work has been concentrated in business and real estate valuation, commercial and residential leases, zoning and decedents' estates.  

My Education And Past Experience

Georgetown University, B.A., 1964;

Catholic University Law School, JD cum laude 1967;

law clerk, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania 1967-68;


Assistant prosecutor, Essex County, New Jersey 1970-1973(appellate
and trial sections);


Hoboken Planning Board attorney 1982-1992


Private practice 1973 to the present


This office emphasizes the following fields of law: 


Wills and estate planning, administration and taxation


Living, Testamentary and Special Needs Trusts, trust

administration and taxation


Powers of attorney and health care powers


Zoning and planning


Commercial and residential real estate sales, purchases and leases


Business formation


My work in the forging areas also includes representation of clients

before administrative boards and courts including appeals.