Trusted Legal Advocacy Since 1936


James R. Ottobre

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Practice Areas:

  • Business Law
  • Business and Corporate
  • Financial Institutions
  • Creditors' Rights
  • Commercial and General Litigation
  • Real Estate (Commercial and Residential)
  • Commercial Finance


James Ottobre's practice concentrates on the representation of individuals and entities in connection with business and real estate transactions, including purchases, sales, loans and leases. He is the General Counsel for a substantial food manufacturing firm headquartered in New Jersey. He also represents financial institutions in both lending transactions and creditors' rights matters, including foreclosures and bankruptcies, as well as commercial litigation. Prior to joining Bourne, Noll & Kenyon, Mr. Ottobre served as judicial clerk to the Honorable Arthur C. Dwyer, who was a general equity judge in the Superior Court of New Jersey.


  • Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, New Jersey
    • J.D. - 1982
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Georgetown University
    • B.S. B.A. - 1979

Bar Admission

  • New Jersey, 1982
  • Florida, 1983

Past Positions

  • Honorable Arthur C. Dwyer, Superior Court of New Jersey, Judicial Clerk

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • New Jersey Bar Association, Member
  • Summit Bar Association, Member
  • Florida State Bar Association, Member