With more than twenty years of litigation and transactional experience, Mr. Fitterer provides highly skilled representation in legal matters involving business law, civil litigation and real estate. Edmund's proactive and strategic approach to representation is of great value to his diverse clientele and has led to many notable successes.
Edmund provides strategic legal guidance to Buyers, Sellers, Lenders, Borrowers, Commercial Landlords and Tenants, Investors, and Developers.
He earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice from Monmouth University in West Long Branch, New Jersey. As a student, he was a member of Alpha Phi Sigma, the National Criminal Justice Honor Society, and was able to extend his studies abroad to London, England. Mr. Fitterer earned his Juris Doctorate Degree from Seton Hall University School of Law in Newark, New Jersey. Here too, Mr. Fitterer was able to take his studies abroad, this time to Cairo, Egypt.
After graduation, he served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable James N. Citta, J.S.C. Before opening his own practice, Mr. Fitterer was an associate with Shackleton & Hazeltine, located on Long Beach Island, and a partner at both McOmber McOmber & Luber and Widman Cooney Wilson McGann & Fitterer, located in Red Bank and Oakhurst, New Jersey.
Mr. Fitterer has successfully litigated on the behalf of individuals, small businesses and national corporations. He has substantial experience litigating contract disputes, consumer fraud claims and has defended various licensed professionals against professional malpractice claims. In addition to litigation, Mr. Fitterer practices extensively in the transactional and business side of the legal industry, where he has served as counsel to storage facility operators, defense contractors, multi-office real estate brokerage firms, dental, orthodontic, ophthalmologic and orthotist-prosthetist offices throughout Monmouth and Ocean Counties.