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Nicole M. Magdziak

Senior Associate

F: (973) 461 4608
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Overview

Nicole Magdziak assists developers, property owners and corporations with residential, commercial, industrial and multi-family development and redevelopment, including land use and zoning, rezoning, affordable housing, redevelopment law, real estate acquisitions and dispositions and financial incentives, such as long and short-term tax exemptions. She works with developers and property owners from the inception of their project, beginning with negotiation and drafting of purchase agreements and leases, and sees a project through its approvals and entitlements from local planning boards, zoning boards and state agencies. This includes appearing before municipal authorities to secure regulatory approvals, such as site plan, subdivision, bulk variances and use variances. Nicole also assists clients with condominium sponsorship and conversion and reciprocal easement agreements.

Prior to joining Day Pitney, Nicole interned with the Office of Regional Counsel of the Environmental Protection Agency, Region 2, and the Honorable Denise Cobham, New Jersey Superior Court. She was a summer apprentice with Day Pitney in 2013.

Experience

Represents multi-family developers in negotiation of redevelopment of property to permit multi-family development, PILOT, site plan approval and associated development approvals

Represents and assists national pharmaceutical company obtain development approvals for retail stores throughout the state

Represents private country clubs in connection with the development and re-development of recreational and clubhouse facilities

Represents providers of senior living facilities in connection with the acquisition, development and expansion of such facilities, including nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, independent living units and continuing care retirement communities

Represents individual landowners in connection with the development of real property for residential and commercial uses, including applications for use and bulk variances

Assisted developer to create condominium associations for luxury condominium and resort development

Insights

Education and Credentials

Education
Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2014, Seton Hall University School of Law Legislative Journal, Symposium Editor
University of North Carolina, B.S., with Distinction, 2010
Admissions
State of New Jersey
State of New York
Affiliations
Morris County Bar Association
New Jersey State Bar Association, Land Use Law Section, Board of Directors

Recognition and Community

Recognition

Chosen for inclusion in the Chambers USA Legal Directory (Chambers & Partners) as a leading Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use attorney in New Jersey, 2021-2022

Selected to the list of Ones to Watch for Land Use and Zoning Law, and Real Estate Law by The Best Lawyers in America (Woodward/White, Inc.), 2021-2023

Selected to the list of New Jersey Super Lawyers Rising Stars (Thomson Reuters), Land Use & Zoning, 2022

Selected for inclusion by her peers in the Morris County Top Lawyer list in Morris/Essex Health & Life (Wainscot Media), 2020

No aspect of these advertisements have been approved by the highest court of any state. See Awards Methodology.

Community

United Way, Commercial Real Estate Steering Committee