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The attorneys at Ritigstein Law are knowledgeable advisors who help clients achieve their goals in estate planning, probate, business law and litigation.

Why Hire Ritigstein Law

Collaborative Attorney Who Works Directly with Clients
Comprehensive and Effective Legal Strategies
High Quality Results
Long-term Success for Clients
Response Within 24 Hours
Flexible and Competitive Pricing
Over 20 Years of Experience

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Probate + Estate Law

Attorney Michael D. Ritigstein has over 17 years of courtroom experience and a long history of estate litigation results. He represents clients in estate litigation cases, and can quickly understand the strengths and weaknesses of the opposition’s case. Mike has a Master of Law degree in taxation and a thorough understanding of estate planning and administration. He will work to obtain an efficient resolution for your case.

Probate & Estate Administration

  • NJ Probate Process
    NJ Estate Administration

Estate Litigation

Estate Planning

Commercial Litigation + Business Law

Businesses of all sizes experience many complex legal issues. Trying to manage your own legal compliance, contract creation and review can feel like a full-time job. At Ritigstein Law, we help clients overcome legal problems and assist with starting, managing and growing their businesses. We will be your trusted legal partner, to anticipate legal issues that may arise and help craft efficient solutions.

Commercial Litigation

  • Contract Disputes
    Partnership Disputes
    Restrictive Covenant Disputes
    Employment Disputes

Business Law


Michael Ritigstein is a Founding Partner of the firm concentrating his efforts in supporting the firm's litigation, corporate and estate matters. Mr. Ritigstein graduated from the University of Delaware in 1996 and Seton Hall University School of Law in 2000. In 2007 he received a Masters of Law in Taxation with a concentration in Estate Planning, from Temple University's Beasley School of Law.

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Attorney Mike took our call & agreed to meet with us for a free consultation. During our meeting he was very thorough in explaining the legal process, approach, cost, and time needed for our case. His fee was very reasonable. I would definitely recommend him to others. You certainly will not regret it should you decide to use his services.
— R. Maraj

New Jersey Estate Planning, Probate, Business Law and Litigation Attorneys

Comprehensive Probate and Estate Law Expertise

At Ritigstein Law, we recognize the importance of meticulous planning for the future. Our expertise in probate and estate law ensures that your legacy is preserved and your wishes are honored with exceptional legal insight. We guide our clients through the New Jersey probate process and estate administration complexities with professionalism and sensitivity. Our team is adept at navigating estate litigation, addressing contested wills, trust litigation, and disputes involving breaches of fiduciary duty or undue influence. By crafting precise wills and trusts, establishing guardianships and conservatorships, and preparing powers of attorney and living wills, we provide peace of mind and secure the future for you and your loved ones.

Strategic Business Law and Litigation Services

In the dynamic realm of business law, having a strategic partner like Ritigstein Law is invaluable. We offer more than just legal knowledge; we provide a strategic partnership to navigate every legal aspect of your business journey. Our tailored legal solutions are designed to align with your company's unique vision and objectives, ensuring that your business's needs are met with precision and foresight.

Understanding that each business faces its own unique legal challenges, Ritigstein Law eschews one-size-fits-all solutions. We dedicate ourselves to developing legal strategies as unique as the clients we serve. Our approach guarantees that your company's legal framework is not merely a generic template but a blueprint tailored to the specific needs of your business.

Our proactive mindset positions us to address potential legal issues before they escalate, providing your business with the stability to flourish. From the foundational stages of a startup to the complex legal requirements of an established enterprise, our comprehensive support is unwavering.

Leading the charge is Founding Partner, Michael D. Ritigstein, a seasoned negotiator and litigator whose expertise forms the cornerstone of our firm. His strategic insight and steadfast dedication ensure that your business interests are represented with skill and tenacity, whether in negotiation or litigation.

Ritigstein Law is dedicated to delivering legal solutions that are both effective and efficient. Our commitment to excellence is manifest in every case we handle and every strategy we implement. Whether you're an entrepreneur embarking on a new business or an individual planning the future of your estate, our team is here to offer the reliable counsel you need to realize your aspirations.