Firm Overview

The Law Offices of Franklin S. Montero provides New Jersey and New York residents with skilled legal representation at competitive rates. Providing personalized service is our main priority, as we know that each individual's case is unique and requires special attention. Franklin Montero now specializes in real estate and bankruptcy cases, but began his career as a law clerk in the Superior Court of New Jersey. As a clerk, Mr. Montero became a certified mediator and gained extensive experience mediating and settling varied cases. He mediated and successfully settled approximately 180 matters during this clerkship.

Main Office

Main Office
245 Lexington Ave

Passaic NJ 07055


(973) 777-8718


(973) 777-1710


Office Information

Office Hours

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Office Manager


Emergency After Hours


Languages Spoken

English, Spanish


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Franklin Montero now specializes in bankruptcy, Municipal, immigration and real estate cases. Represent clients before administrative tribunals, municipal and superior courts in New Jersey in the areas of real estate transactions, traffic, criminal and bankruptcy law. Perform expert and lay direct and cross-examinations, handling of discovery and motions in municipal court, defense of Title 39, Title 2C and Municipal Ordinances. Counsel clients regarding their rights and applicability of federal and state laws and regulations to their individual claims. Provide clients with alternative solutions to their legal claims via mediation. Perform residential and commercial real estate closings. Represent clients in the modification and restructure of distressed residential and commercial mortgage loans. Represent immigration clients throughout process of application for naturalization, removal proceedings, asylum applications, U-visas for victims of domestic violence, adjustment of status, nonimmigrant visas, and waivers. Mr. Montero is currently the Bergenfield Municipal Court Prosecutor

Frank S. Montero

Law Offices of Franklin S. Montero

Franklin is a graduate of New York University and Rutgers School of Law, Newark. In addition to his law practice, he lectures at Fairleigh Dickinson University in economics and business law. He also has a Masters Degree from Fordham University and is fluent in Spanish.

Mr. Montero is a member of the New Jersey and New York Bars and is admitted to federal courts in the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He is also admitted to the District Court of New Jersey.

Franklin is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys (NACBA), the American Bar Association (ABA), and the New Jersey State Bar Association (NJSBA).

Frank S. Montero

Law Offices of Franklin S. Montero

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