Carol Truss is a partner in the Firm. Her practice is concentrated in the areas of real estate law, including commercial and residential title transfers and refinances, commercial leasing, and residential and commercial property management matters. The purchase and sale of small businesses and the general representation of such businesses are also a significant part of her practice, including the sale, transfer and use of liquor licenses.
Ms. Truss graduated from Monmouth College summa cum laude in 1979, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. In 1982, she was awarded a Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology from Fairleigh Dickenson University, and in 1985, she received her Juris Doctor degree from Rutgers University School of Law.
She is a past president and an active member of the Monmouth Bar Association, in the past and presently serving as a Trustee of the Association. She is also a past chair and long-time member of the Real Estate and Land Development Committee of the Association. On the State level, she is a past chair and lifetime member of the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section Board of Consultors, and she has in the past and presently serves as a speaker at CLE seminars presented by the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education.
• New Jersey Bar, 1985
• United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
• Supreme Court of the United States