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Handling New Jersey Residential and Eviction Proceedings from Complaint to Trial

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Produced on February 05, 2018

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Course Information

Time 56m
Difficulty Intermediate
Topics covered in this course: Real Estate Litigation Landlord Tenant

Course Description

Presented by Kenneth W. Biedzynski, Esq., this course will discuss handling a New Jersey eviction proceeding from the client intake process all the way through to trial. Mr. Biedzynski will explore the many intricacies involved when bringing an eviction action for possession including client intake, time periods for notice cases, considerations concerning collection actions, drafting a complaint for possession, preparing the client for trial, and litigating the trial itself.

Other items to be discussed include the warrant for removal and post-trial applications for relief. The considerations and questions discussed in this program will be primarily from a landlord’s perspective.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Review the major considerations to discuss with your landlord client during the intake process
  2. Discuss how to educate the client on the law, and manage their expectations
  3. Determine whether your case is a notice case or non-payment of rent case
  4. Examine considerations when deciding whether to bring a companion collection action with an eviction action
  5. Develop best practices for drafting notices to cease, notices to quit, and complaints for possession
  6. Identify strategies for prepping your client for trial, and for successfully litigating a trial

Credit Information

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Kenneth Biedzynski

Law Offices of Goldzweig, Green, Eiger & Biedzynski, L.L.C.

Ken Biedzynski is a law partner with the law offices of Goldzweig, Green, Eiger & Biedzynski, LLC, in the firm’s Freehold, New Jersey, office. Mr. Biedzynski is licensed to practice law in New Jersey and he has been so since 1993. His practice specializes in landlord-tenant law and he has represented various local and national property management companies, residential landlords, residential tenants, commercial landlords, as well as commercial tenants in his 24 years of practicing law. Mr. Biedzynski also serves as special counsel to Marlboro Township (Monmouth County, New Jersey) in affordable housing matters and he has been in that capacity since 2008.

In representing both residential and commercial landlords and tenants, Mr. Biedzynski has drafted numerous residential and commercial leases and he has also litigated various landlord-tenant cases in many counties throughout the State of New Jersey. He has represented clients relating to regulatory matters for subsidized housing, represented clients in rent controlled communities, represented mobile home communities, prosecuted various types of eviction actions under New Jersey’s Anti-Eviction Act, and, handled and defended various post-eviction proceedings against both residential and commercial tenants.

In addition to performing transactional work and litigating various landlord-tenant matters, Mr. Biedzynski also has an extensive legal writing background. He has authored numerous articles for West’s American Jurisprudence 2d and Illinois Practice and he also has written numerous law review articles for Seton Hall School of Law, the University of Miami, as well as written articles for the New Jersey Apartment Association.


Erin C. O.

Presenter was great, organized, and refreshingly free of ego or preachiness.

Delvis V.

Great Presenter

Edward E.

Well done presentation

Martin B.

One of the best courses I've taken.

Donald A.


Daniel D.

Excellent presenter, engaging tone. Clearly a subject-matter expert.

Amy P.

Appreciate the instructor going through all the related resources available on this topic.

Dewette A.

He was great.

Gregory W.

very informative - thank you

Norman R.


Barry R.

very informative.

peter s.


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