Russell B. Bershad, Co-Chair of the Gibbons Real Property & Environmental Department, has been named among the Top 5 real estate attorneys in New Jersey in a recent FunnelCast survey conducted by The News Funnel. Mr. Bershad has previously been recognized as a leading Real Estate lawyer by his peers in such publications as New Jersey Super Lawyers, Chambers USA Guide to America’s Leading Business Lawyers, and Best Lawyers in America.
The News Funnel, a recently-launched news aggregate site, gathers trade news and information from trusted industry sources and then lets users craft that information into a custom feed that is unique to their geographic market, industry segment and areas of interest. Participants in the industry voted on the “Real Estate Rock Stars” in various areas, including the law, tenant brokers, landlord rep brokers, investment sales brokers, industrial brokers, and retail brokers.
Mr. Bershad concentrates his practice on sophisticated financing, leasing, and conveyancing transactions. He has written on real estate matters and has also been an Adjunct Professor of Law at Seton Hall University, where he has taught a course in real estate financing. Mr. Bershad has been recognized as a member of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers and has been highlighted for the past two years in the annual “Meet the Lawyers” feature in Real Estate New Jersey, which profiles the state’s most prominent practitioners.