Gina A. Makoujy 


Gina A. Makoujy concentrates her practice in the areas of construction litigation, commercial and business law, architects’ and engineers’ professional liability defense, and transactional matters.

Gina has represented a variety of clients in the construction arena, including project owners, developers, design professionals, general and prime contractors, and specialty trade contractors, in all phases of construction and commercial litigation. She regularly counsels clients during the pre-construction and construction phases on issues including contract negotiations, risk management, and disputes. Her representation extends to both public and private projects, and addresses payment claims, delay and impacts, acceleration, design issues, lien law, bond claims and surety issues, defective work, and wrongful termination. She has extensive experience in construction lien foreclosure actions involving the New Jersey Construction Lien Law and New Jersey’s Municipal Mechanics’ Lien Law.

Her practice includes representation of parties in the formation and organization of business entities including limited liability companies; commercial lease transactions and landlord-tenant disputes; non-compete agreements; licensing agreements; and in connection with various business and real estate transactions.

Gina has broad experience in negotiating, drafting, and reviewing construction contracts for clients including public and private commercial owners, design professionals, prime contractors and subcontractors.

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Contact Information

Telephone: (201) 343-1100 Ext. 107
Facsimile: (201) 343-0885

Office Address:
946 Main Street
Hackensack, New Jersey 07601


New York University School of Law LL.M, Taxation, 1989

Rutgers University School of Law, J.D., 1985

Vassar College (B.A. 1982) English, Cum Laude



Memberships / Awards

New Jersey State Bar Association, Construction Law Section

Bergen County Bar Association

Justice Morris Pashman American Inn of Court


Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation, Construction, Commercial Transactions


State of New Jersey, 1985

United States District Court, District of New Jersey, 1985

United States Tax Court, 1987



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