The Law Offices of Paul S. Haberman LLC, a Tenafly, New Jersey-based law firm serving New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut from the heart of Bergen County’s Northern Valley, is a modern legal practice representing individuals and entities in a variety of fields including health care, sports, entertainment, civil litigation, real estate, and business.

Paul Haberman, an accomplished legal writer, lecturer, and veteran of multiple well-regarded Northeastern law firms, provides efficient, timely, and cost-conscious legal services for his clientele. His diverse legal experience and wide-ranging professional relationships allow Paul to provide solutions for a broad range of legal needs.

Sports and Entertainment Law
Health Care Law
General Contractual/Business Practice



  • “Paul was a very big help when I came to New York. As a manager, he got me a promotional agreement with a prominent promoter. This helped me in obtaining my visa to fight in the USA. He helped me find accommodations and a boxing gym where I can train. Paul did his best to make me ready for every fight.”
    – Ali (The Hurricane) Oubaali, Former French Olympian and World-Ranked Junior Welterweight Boxer.
  • “Paul Haberman is someone I would absolutely use again. He is a solid person and very thorough when reviewing contracts for my professional athletes. I have used a lot of lawyers over the years and none come close to Paul.”
    – Kevin Crowley, Rebel Boxing Management, New York /Cork, Ireland
  • “Paul has always been flexible when we needed assistance and has provided sound legal help when called upon. I highly recommend utilizing his services for whatever your situation may be.”
    – Nic Morse, 2016 Republican Nominee to Congress in Colorado’s 2nd Congressional District
  • "I've known Paul for years and if you are looking for a highly intelligent, hard working and dedicated lawyer who gets results, Paul is the one for you.  Paul assisted me with a contractual issue and the outcome was successful.  Paul gets things done and clearly understands his clients' needs."
    -Ravi Yande, Editor-in-Chief & Founder, The Ravi Report
  • "As a graduating gastroenterology fellow, I needed guidance and assistance in reviewing job offers/contracts.  With no personal experience in contract negotiation and the need for me to really find a job that fit my personal needs, I realized I would need to use professional guidance.  I found Paul to be personable, thorough, efficient, and extremely supportive of my needs.  I went from feeling nervous about searching for a job to feeling completely at ease after working with Paul.  He is truly gifted in his field.  I highly recommend him."
    -Ashley Maranino, M.D.
  • "Paul's knowledge and guidance have been tremendous assets as I navigate the legal considerations of opening a practice.  He is reliable and responsive, and has provided clear direction on the steps I need to take to do things the right way.  I very much look forward to continuing to work with Paul!"
    -Renee K., Psychologist

Recent Articles

A Reminder that Full Financial Disclosure in Professional Boxing is a Product of Law, Not Contract The Association of Boxing Commissions’ “Unified Rules of Boxing” did away with mandatory eight counts and the three knockdown rule. In addition to the 10 count, however, at least two forms of counting remain universal and mandatory under U.S….

[In the wake of the controversial end to this weekend’s bout between Andre Dirrell and Jose Uzcategui, a repost of an article which I originally posted on September 19, 2011 on 8 Count following Mayweather-Ortiz] Is Boxing’s Oldest Adage Under Fire Following Floyd Mayweather’s Controversial and Crushing KO of Victor Ortiz? This past Saturday…

A Quick Look at Whether Two Other Boxers in the Sport Today Could Possibly Negotiate Together Like the Klitschkos Do, or Whether Two Others in History Ever Could Have Author’s Note: In light of the more recent successes of the Charlo brothers and in advance of the upcoming heavyweight championship bout between Anthony Joshua and…