About Stuart Nachbar

I have been representing clients of all types for over 20 years, working with personal injury clients, representing people before numerous Municipal courts throughout Bergen, Essex, Morris, Union, and Passaic Counties and assisting persons in the Superior Court in complex litigation throughout the state.

How the Law Protects Your Child’s Education…and Their Future!

By |2018-12-17T18:45:54+00:00December 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Getting comprehensive education that you and your child feel good about doesn’t have to be a battle. Your special needs child is protected by three Federal laws that apply specifically to children with special needs: The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) (1975), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and The Americans with [...]

How Does Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Affect Your Credit and Employment Opportunities?

By |2018-12-11T21:46:04+00:00December 11th, 2018|Uncategorized|

It’s true that, while considered a “last resort,” filing for bankruptcy can give you another chance at financial success. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy is a common choice for individuals and allows the benefit of canceling or eliminating all, or at least most, of your debt. But while this might sound freeing, it’s important to remember the [...]

We’re Here to Help You Take Action Against Disability Discrimination

By |2018-11-19T20:13:22+00:00November 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Federal laws such as The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and The Americans with Disabilities Act were put in place to protect people with disabilities – including school children. But despite these laws mandating fair treatment for public school children with disabilities, progress in overcoming disability discrimination [...]

Sears’ Doesn’t Think Bankruptcy is the End – There’s Hope for You Too!

By |2018-11-15T16:04:14+00:00November 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Under the weight of new retail superstars like Walmart and Amazon, Sears was forced to take a path last month that no business – or individual – would plan on. The Houston Chronicle reports that Sears – once the world’s largest department store chain – “filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy in federal court in New [...]

What Filing for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Won’t Change

By |2018-10-17T20:33:11+00:00October 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Though often a last resort, filing for bankruptcy may seem like not only a fresh start, but a breath of fresh air. After all, who doesn’t want their debts erased? And while there are many ways that declaring Chapter 7 bankruptcy can be a good solution to overwhelming debt and your second chance at financial [...]

How to Fight for the Educational Rights that Your Special Needs Child Deserves

By |2018-10-17T19:57:05+00:00October 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|

With recent threats from a local school board to sue the New Jersey State Commissioner of Education because of cuts to school funding, we’re reminded of the importance of understanding the rights that parents and teachers have when it comes to the education of special needs children. The Brick Township Public School board is suing [...]

10 Things to Avoid in Your Child’s Next IEP Meeting

By |2018-09-27T15:26:51+00:00September 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|

NEW JERSEY. Your child’s IEP meeting can be incredibly stressful, even if you have been attending these meetings for many years. It is easy to be overwhelmed by the number of professional educators in the room and by the sheer quantity of information they may have on hand about your child’s progress. The best thing [...]

Can You Get a Mortgage After Bankruptcy?

By |2018-09-27T15:21:06+00:00September 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|

NEW JERSEY. Bankruptcy can affect your creditworthiness in many ways. It can impact your ability to get a credit card, to purchase a car, and to receive a mortgage approval. However, bankruptcy is also a legal option designed to help individuals get a fresh start. The advice of a qualified bankruptcy attorney, such as Stuart [...]

Getting an IEP for Your Child and When to Seek the Counsel of a Special Needs Lawyer

By |2018-09-27T15:14:09+00:00September 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|

NEW JERSEY. If your child has autism or special needs, he or she may be entitled to receive additional accommodations from his or her school. In order to secure additional accommodations in school for your special needs child, you’ll need to develop an IEP, or Individualized Education Program. According to Kids Health, parents may sometimes [...]

How to Prepare for Your Child’s IEP Meeting

By |2018-09-27T15:02:14+00:00September 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|

NEW JERSEY. If your child has been deemed eligible to receive special education services, an IEP meeting will be held to determine your child’s educational plan. IEP refers to Individualized Educational Program. According to Very Well Mind, an IEP is a legal document that teachers, counselors, and administrators will develop to determine the services your [...]

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