JOHN M. SOMMERS, ESQ.
PETER BISULCA, ESQ.
Specializing in Wills and Trusts, Real Estate Law,
Elder Law and Small Business Representation
WILLS AND TRUSTS
We will create a comprehensive estate plan that fits your financial situation and family needs. This includes wills, trusts, health care proxies and special needs trusts. We are available to support you through probate and, if desired, estate administration.
We support sales and acquisitions for both commercial and personal real estate, including residential and commercial leases, purchase and sales agreements, document preparation and filing of the appropriate deeds.
We help our clients achieve peace of mind by assisting with decisions regarding long term care planning, guardianship and other legal matters present as we age.
SMALL BUSINESS AND BANKING INSTITUTION REPRESENTATION
We assist our small business clients with the formation of Corporations and LLCs, including operating agreements and bylaws, contract development and negotiation, and purchase and sales agreements. We support the business needs of banks in their commercial and residential real estate lending.
The Law Firm of Koury, Tighe, Lapres, Bisulca & Sommers, P.C. is a long-standing law firm rooted in the Atlantic County, NJ area for several decades.
In 1978 Robert C. Koury (1915-2004), Eugene Tighe, Jr., (1926-2011) and Theodore E. Lapres, Jr., (1920-1997) formed the Firm of Koury, Tighe & Lapres.
In 1978 Peter Bisulca joined the Firm as an associate and became a partner in 1981; the firm is renamed Koury, Tighe, Lapres & Bisulca.
In 1988 John M. Sommers joined the Firm as an associate and became a partner in 1991.
In 1993 The Firm became known as Koury, Tighe, Lapres, Bisulca & Sommers, P.C. and opened a new office in Northfield, NJ.
In 2017 the Firm moved its offices to its current location - Lost Pine Village & Professional Building, 634 Lost Pine Way, Suite 5, Galloway, New Jersey, 08205.
The Firm has represented individual and corporate clients in a variety of legal practice areas. Our practice emphasis is in the fields of Wills, Estates and Trusts, Elder Law, Residential & Commercial Real Estate Purchases and Sales, Real Estate Tax Appeals, Small Business representation, Banking Law, and Mortgage Loan Documentation.
The Firm is currently general counsel to The First National Bank of Absecon, New Jersey, commencing that representation in 1991. Other corporate clients have included Shriners Hospitals for Children, ACFD, LLC, 2605 Shore Road, LLC, English Creek Self Storage, LLC, Gelmarc Distributors, Inc., Galloway Real Estate, Inc., Bank of America, N.A., Nationstar Mortgage, LLC, Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC, Caliber Home Loans, BAC Home Loan Servicing, Inc., Fleet National Bank, Ocwen Federal Bank FSB, Fairbanks Capital Corp., Green Tree Financial Servicing, U.S.D.A. Rural Development, Sovereign Bank, American General Finance, Inc., Wilshire Credit Corp., Resolution Trust Corporation, The F.D.I.C., Ocwen Loan Servicing, Select Portfolio Servicing & Resurgent Capital Services, and LP and Caffe Magnum Opus, Inc.