“If you listen carefully and rely on experience, you can give advice that best fits the challenge. Learning to listen has been the key to my success.” – Philip L. Chapman
Brown Moskowitz & Kallen, P.C. is a team of experienced attorneys who focus on business, finance, and litigation cases. With a deep understanding of the business world, they provide valuable insights and personalized guidance to clients. Whether you’re a startup or a well-established business, their priority is to make decisions that make the best business sense for you. They go beyond just legal counsel and strive to be trusted advisors, offering thoughtful analysis of legal issues from a business owner’s perspective.
Philip L. Chapman, a highly accomplished lawyer with degrees from Harvard Law School and Princeton University, focuses on general business law. He has extensive experience working with owner-operated small and mid-sized businesses, including startups and more established companies. His expertise includes drafting shareholder and LLC operating agreements, resolving disputes between owners, facilitating business sales and purchases, handling franchise transactions, and navigating non-competition agreements and employment agreements. He also provides guidance on contracts with sales reps, brokers, distributors, and customers, as well as commercial real estate transactions.
While Mr. Chapman’s work primarily involves transactional matters, he approaches each case with emotional intelligence and a keen awareness of potential litigation issues. His goal is to help clients structure their internal and external relationships to minimize conflicts and ensure clarity. By combining his in-depth knowledge of business and the law, he creates comprehensive and easily understandable agreements that cover all necessary aspects.
Throughout his career, Philip L. Chapman has consistently delivered exceptional value to his clients. He understands the importance of having a legal resource to guide businesses through complex relationships, transactions, and initiatives, preventing costly misunderstandings and disputes.
In addition to his legal practice, Mr. Philip L. Chapman is skilled in mediating disputes between businesses and among business owners, including those involving family members. His expertise in alternative dispute resolution is showcased in his e-book on mediation, which can be downloaded from www.superlawyer-nj.com.
With over 30 years of experience, Mr. Chapman has earned an AV rating (the highest) in Martindale-Hubbell and has been recognized as one of New Jersey’s best business lawyers in Best Lawyers in America for 27 years. He holds a superb rating of 9.2 on AVVO.com and has been selected as a Lead Counsel in Business Law by the Review Board of Lead Counsel. His accomplishments have been acknowledged in prestigious publications, including the New Jersey Law Journal and New York Magazine. In December 2020, he was recognized as one of the New York Area’s Top AV Lawyers.
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