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 is an outside-the-box thinker who gets things done. He has this uncanny ability to understand the challenges then navigate a pathway to resolution quickly. His true skill is understanding his clients' needs. He's flexible, competent and consistent and one thing is for sure, if he doesn’t have an immediate answer, he has the resources and knows where to get it. Paul, I personally can’t thank you enough for your unswerving support and dedication to seeing things through. Thank you for all that you do!"
    -Eric M., Connecticut
  • "I can say without question that Paul is committed to getting the best possible outcome for his clients. I have never met an attorney so attentive and caring. Paul made me feel comfortable and made sure I always knew and understood what was going on. I would happily recommend him to anybody who needs legal help."
    -Julia Barrett, Tour Manager, Little Anthony & The Imperials
  • "Paul has been my attorney for over 4 years now and I would highly recommend him for anyone who needs an experienced attorney. He has handled several matters for my family and I, each resulting in positive results. In each matter, Paul exhibited a unique way with words that never disappointed. He is a family man, as I am, and after a while you start to feel he isn’t just your lawyer, but rather a friend. Paul has given me and my family peace of mind and for that we thank him."
    -Paul W., New Jersey
  • “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

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