Ray has been practicing business, corporate and commercial law for over 35 years. He has litigated myriad cases involving the State of New Jersey and its various agencies, including the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency and the Department of Community Affairs since 1982.
A major portion of his practice revolves around shareholder, partner and limited liability company disputes. For example, recent matters involved the partition of a 600 unit housing complex in West New York, disputed ownership of Hackensack apartment buildings worth in excess of $160 million dollars, and a family struggle among shareholders of a conglomerate of companies operating various truck stops, multi-family housing and oil delivery businesses.
Frances E. Barto
Fran is co-managing partner of Barto & Barto, LLC. Prior to going into business with her father, and law partner, she worked at prominent mid-sized firms in litigation departments primarily handling matters for municipalities, school boards and large corporations.
She has worked extensively in matters involving business disputes and breakups, employment law, education law and civil rights throughout the State of New Jersey, in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey and in the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.