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Edward  G. Imperatore


Real Estate and Governmental Relations
Real Estate
Employment & Labor Law
Appellate Practice
Employment Litigation
Contractual Disputes
Partnership Disputes


  • Harvard Law School, J.D.
  • Yale College, B.A. (magna cum laude)


  • New Jersey
  • U.S. Dist. Ct. of New Jersey
  • New York
  • U.S. Dist. Ct., SDNY
  • U.S. Dist. Ct., EDNY
  • U.S. Dist. Ct. of Appeals, 2nd Cir.
Edward G. Imperatore
Tel: (201) 881-7001
Fax: (201) 646-1764
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  • Advised on the acquisition of the New York Daily News by Mort Zuckerman and Fred Drassner in 1991 and handled all aspects of News' relocation to New Jersey, including public finance, real estate and land use matters.

  • Significantly involved in restoring trans-Hudson ferry service, now transporting some 45,000 passengers per day. 

  • Acquired (with Arthur E. Imperatore, Sr. and Chicago developers Jerrold Wexler and Edward Ross) for three remaining Manhattan development parcels for $2.9 Million opposite the Javits Center and managed Partnerships owning parcels for 34 years with actual and expected gross returns in excess of $250 Million.

  • Handled re-zoning and permitting of numerous properties in Manhattan and New Jersey for mixed-use projects.

  • Prepared large Hudson River property in West New York and Weehawken, New Jersey for intense mixed-use development, including handling real estate, land use, environmental and regulatory matters.

  • Negotiated, prepared and finalized the labor contract that ended the 88-day strike by Pressmen against the New York City newspapers in November 1978.