Michael Ochs, Esq.,
Michael Ochs, Esq., General Counsel of the firm, addresses and manages the company’s legal affairs in a wide range of real estate disciplines. His primary focus is on commercial real estate transactions, including structuring, financing, acquisitions, land use and zoning, leasing, and dispositions. Prior to joining Saxum, Michael served clients throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania for 13 years. Most recently Michael ran the real estate practice group as a partner in a Bergen County law firm. Over his career, Michael has successfully completed over 1,000 real estate transactions in a variety of asset classes.
Michael has appeared before planning and zoning boards throughout New Jersey. Michael has represented the public legal sector as a zoning board attorney, tenant advocate, and housing authority counsel. Additionally, Mr. Ochs sits as a member of his local planning board. Michael is the founding member of Ochs Law, LLC, a boutique real estate law practice.
Michael received his J.D. from Villanova University School of Law, and is a cum laude graduate of Lehigh University with a B.A. in Political Science. He is admitted to the bar of the State of New Jersey and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.