Professional Bio


 Thomas Ehrhardt Law Office


Professional History

  • Member/Owner, Thomas H. Ehrhardt, LLC, August 1, 2001-present
  • Associate, Helene R. Leone, L.L.C., 1999-2001
  • Associate, Pluese & Lihotz, P.C., ultimately Pluese & Leone, P.C., 1997-99
  • Associate, Law Offices of Samuel A Malat, 1994-97



  • How to Legally Structure Your Business to Optimize Flexibility and Avoid Personal Liability, Awards and Recognition Association Convention, Atlantic City, NJ, September, 2003
  • Business Ownership – Contracts and Agreements, Rutgers Small Business Development Center Advanced Entrepreneurial Certificate Series, Burlington County College: March 2006; Gloucester County College: April 2006



  • Note, What Price Human Flight?, 25 Rutgers Law Journal 853 (1994)



  • Trustee/Secretary, South Camden Theatre Company, Inc., 2005-10; General Counsel, 2005-present
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Member
  • Burlington County Bar Association, Former Member
  • Camden County Bar Association: Former Member & Co-Chair, Corporate, Banking and Business Subcommittee; Former Member, Public Benefits Subcommittee



  • Rutgers University School of Law, Camden, NJ, 1994, D. with Honors & International Law Honors with Distinction; Articles Editor, Rutgers Law Journal, 1993-94
  • Georgetown University, Washington, DC, B. 1983
  • Proficient in German; some Spanish
  • Eucharistic Minister & Trustee, Sacred Heart Church, Riverton, NJ; Former Lector, Sacred Heart Church, Camden, NJ

Primary Practice Areas

Real Estate

Negotiation, review and documentation in all aspects of commercial and residential  acquisition and development or sale, or leasing in Retail/Office/Commercial context.  Learn More

Zoning & Planning

Represent Commercial and Residential applicants before Zoning Boards of Adjustment, Planning Boards and other agencies on Use Variance, Conditional Use Variance, Site Plan Approval, Subdivision and various other forms of relief. Learn More

Business Transactions

Negotiate, review, document and close business purchases/sales, incorporating Asset Purchase Agreements, Security Agreements, Leases, Loans (Conventional or SBA) and Liquor License transfers; Learn More

General Business and Corporate

Represent business entities in all phases, from pre-formation to formation, administration, ongoing operation, sale/merger, and winding up.  Learn More

Estate Matters & Administration

Preparation of Wills, Living Wills, Powers of Attorney, Trusts, integration of business succession planning with Estate Planning; Learn More

General Personal Representations

Municipal court, landlord-tenant, personal legal matters. Learn More

Let’s Work Together

Share This