Exceptional Talent

With a track record spanning more than three decades, our law firm has consistently delivered results.

Trials & Appeals

Our team is comprised of skilled and experienced trial and appellate attorneys with a proven track record of winning.

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Our firm is privileged to have distinguished judges offering their expertise in arbitration and mediation cases.

Award & Certificates

Our firm and attorneys are regularly recognized for our outstanding talent and commitment to our community.

our expertise

Our Practice Areas

Our firm has many practice areas, covering a broad spectrum of industries to represent clients in state and federal courts.

Commercial Litigation

Our firm maintains an active litigation practice, with our clients relying on us to forge winning strategies through a creative…

Corporate

Dorf Nelson & Zauderer's corporate practice provides a full array of legal services to public and private companies, private equity…

Commercial Real Estate & Land Use

Our attorneys have extensive experience in complex sales and acquisitions, financings, ground and net leases, land use and development, and…

Commercial & Real Property Finance

Dorf Nelson & Zauderer represents banks, investment banks, insurance companies, and other institutional and private equity source lenders and financiers…

Intellectual Property

Dorf Nelson & Zauderer is committed to assisting its clients in the protection, licensing and enforcement of patents, copyrights, trademarks…

Labor & Employment

Our labor and employment attorneys have decades of experience delivering practical solutions to labor and employment law issues and are…
years in service
30 +
Experienced Lawyers
45 +
Office locations
4
Trial Representations
2000 +
ABOUT Dorf Nelson & Zauderer LLP

Your Premier Law Firm of Choice.

For over three decades, Dorf Nelson & Zauderer LLP has stood as a distinguished U.S. law firm. Each of our practice areas commands respect, and our lawyers are nationally acknowledged for their unwavering dedication to advocating for our clients’ interests. Throughout our rich history, we have played a pivotal role in shaping the landscape of legal practice, lawyer training, and business risk management.

Our distinction lies not in sheer size, measured by offices or lawyers, but in our commitment to becoming the preferred choice for clients facing their most complex legal challenges, significant business transactions, and critical disputes. At Dorf Nelson & Zauderer LLP, our goal is to be synonymous with excellence in navigating the most demanding aspects of the legal landscape.

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Jon A. Dorf, Esq.

Managing Partner, Dorf Nelson & Zauderer LLP

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What Clients Say About Us?

When you hire our firm to manage your case, you have hired a team of legal advocates who care, who will keep you informed, who will fight for you

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our strength

Our Attorneys

Our attorneys boast an extensive track record in litigating and defending cases across commercial, real estate, cyber, and coverage disputes. We are privileged to feature a robust presence of Super Lawyers® within our accomplished team of legal professionals.

our strength and our key

Our Attorneys

Our Orange County personal injury lawyers have a long history of helping the injured. Since we opened our doors in 1986, we have negotiated and litigated to secure the best possible results for every client. Our hard work resulted in considerable recoveries.

Frequently asked questions

Client Popular Question

Do you charge for a consultation?

In Powerlegal, we never charge for an initial consultation. At the free initial consultation, we will discuss the details of your potential case, the legal process and answer any questions you may have about the process .

What about out-of-pocket fees?

In Powerlegal, we never charge for an initial consultation. At the free initial consultation, we will discuss the details of your potential case, the legal process and answer any questions you may have about the process .

Who will work on my case?

In Powerlegal, we never charge for an initial consultation. At the free initial consultation, we will discuss the details of your potential case, the legal process and answer any questions you may have about the process .

Does it matter how long I wait to file a lawsuit?

In Powerlegal, we never charge for an initial consultation. At the free initial consultation, we will discuss the details of your potential case, the legal process and answer any questions you may have about the process .

How much can I expect to win?

In Powerlegal, we never charge for an initial consultation. At the free initial consultation, we will discuss the details of your potential case, the legal process and answer any questions you may have about the process .

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Recent Case Studies

Our commitment and dedication to continually move forward enables us to improve our representation and provide you with a service you can’t find anywhere else.

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Strange Accident Happened

Nearly two dozen Holland & Knight attorneys representing multiple practices and working from offices across the United States advised ESOP-owned,…

The Insurance Paid Hospital

Powerlegal lawyers working from six offices – Boston, Chicago, Miami, Tampa, Tysons and Washington, D.C. – completed the mergers and…

The Power Of Cooperation

The Government Contracts Group conducted due diligence and advised on a voluntary disclosure issue that arose during the auction process.…

Accident Compensation

The Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) team advised on sophisticated 409A issues, which had the potential to derail the…

International Tax Treaties

The most notable detail about the transactions was that in the days preceding the planned closing, this contained an atypical…

Metamorphosis Of Coins

Because the divestiture involved a U.S. government novation, when it was agreed that Phacil would divest its interest in the…
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Are you looking for assistance with a legal matter?

You can rely on our attorneys for assertive and passionate representation.

If you require representation, simply submit a request or reach out to us via phone at +1 (914) 381-7600. We are here to assist you.

Are you looking for assistance with a legal matter?

You can rely on our attorneys for assertive and passionate representation.

If you require representation, simply submit a request or reach out to us via phone at +1 (914) 381-7600. We are here to assist you.

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