James E. Stahl

James E. Stahl

Chairperson of the Zoning and Land Use Department and the Transactional Department

James E. Stahl

North Brunswick, New Jersey

Senior Partner since 1991
Municipal Judge, Township of East Windsor, since 2005

Phone: 732-422-1000
Fax: 732-422-1016
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Stahl received his Bachelor of Arts degree in 1967 and his Juris Doctor degree in 1972 from Rutgers University. He was admitted to the New Jersey Bar and the United States District Bar in 1972, the United States Supreme Court in 1978, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit in 1981. Mr. Stahl served as Municipal Court judge in Spotswood from 1974 to 1982, Municipal Court judge in Helmetta from 1979 to 1982, and Municipal Prosecutor for the Township of East Windsor from 1991 through 2004. He has been the Municipal Judge of The Township of East Windsor from October 2004 to present. He served as a member of the Middlesex County District Ethics Committee.

He is a member of the New Brunswick, Middlesex County, and New Jersey State bar associations, and the Middlesex County Trial Lawyers Association.

His areas of concentration include zoning, real estate, school law, corporations, contracts and related litigation.

Areas of Practice:

Real Estate
School Law
Related Litigation

Bar Admissions:

New Jersey, 1972
U.S. District Court, 1972
U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1981
U.S. Supreme Court, 1978


Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law – Newark, Newark, New Jersey, 1972
Juris Doctor
Rutgers University, 1967
Bachelor of Arts

Professional Associations and Memberships:

New Brunswick Bar Association
Middlesex County Bar Association
New Jersey State Bar Association
Middlesex County Trial Lawyers Association
New Jersey Supreme Court Committee on Character and Fitness
Member, 2010-Present
Middlesex Count Bar Foundation
Former Member
Middlesex Count Bar Committee on Judicial and Prosecutorial Appointments
Former Member

Past Employment Positions:

Veteran, United States Army
Spotswood, Municipal Court Judge, 1974 – 1982
Helmetta, Municipal Court Judge, 1979 – 1982
Township of East Windsor, Municipal Prosecutor, 1991 – 2004