COVID-19 has impacted the lives of many in and around Jersey City, NJ as well as people across the world. As the situation continues to evolve, Bhatt Law Group wants to reassure our clients and the communities we serve that we are taking this situation seriously, and putting safety measures in place that prioritize the health and well-being of our clients and staff. We also want to ensure you get the answers and consummate legal guidance you expect.
As a firm, we are carefully monitoring and adhering to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, other state and local government agency guidance, and staying abreast of any changes or updates.
Attorney Bhatt and our staff have been advised on the practical measures to help stem the tide of COVID-19, including regular hand washing, the use of hand sanitizer, frequently disinfecting commonly touched areas, and social distancing whenever possible. This involves using video and phone conferences and communicating via phone and e-mail to limit in-person interaction.
If you are an existing client and have a question about your case in light of the COVID 19 pandemic or you believe you need legal advice, please call (201) 798-8000 or send us a message online. We are available and will be in touch as soon as possible.
We are Available & Working
All attorneys and staff are available by phone and email to answer any questions and concerns of our clients. If a client has a court appearance in the near future, we are reaching out to clients to advise them of the status of their court date.
We Will Keep You Informed
Our team is closely monitoring all client deadlines, court closures, and will continue to keep you updated, should something change.
All attorneys and staff have their phones nearby making communication over the phone or via email easy and fast. If a client has a question about their case, either an attorney or a staff member will be able to respond to any questions or concerns
If things continue to progress, we will explore all available options to provide you with the best possible representation. This may include using video depositions and testimony, e-document filing, and other tools should the need arise.
NJ Court Closures & Suspended Services
The court offices are open, but all municipal court appearances have been canceled, and most Superior Court cases have been canceled with the exception of Detention Hearings, Restraining Orders, and any other case that requires a quick response. All disorderly person offenses, DWI’s and traffic ticket cases either have been rescheduled or will be rescheduled shortly.
If you have a case scheduled soon, reach out to your attorney to discuss how the closure affects you. You can view NJ court closing information here.
You Can Always Count on Us
Your case and the dedicated service Bhatt Law Group provides will not be impacted despite this uniquely challenging time. We appreciate your patience and we will continue to keep you up to date.
We are actively working to move current cases towards resolution and taking consultations for those seeking our services once everything is running normally.
Our attorneys remain available at (201) 798-8000.
We’re All In this Together
We hope that you and your families are safe. Thank you for your patience and flexibility. We truly appreciate your choice in deciding to work with an attorney who will fight for you no matter what. We look forward to continuing to work together to resolve your current and future legal issues.