Community Associations Attorney
Tana Bucca is a Shareholder and member of Stark & Stark’s Community Associations group, where she represents condominium associations, homeowner associations, and cooperatives in all of their legal matters. She is the lead attorney out of the firm’s Northern New Jersey Office but has clients throughout the State. She assists clients with general corporate matters, collections, governing document reviews, drafting and negotiating contracts, rule and regulation enforcement, transition negotiations, and construction defect litigation. Ms. Bucca also has extensive experience with commercial litigation and creditors’ rights matters arising from defaulted commercial loans and failure to pay association dues. Specifically, she issues demand letters, files foreclosure complaints, obtains money judgments, initiates actions for replevin of collateral, and provides representation in workouts and bankruptcy matters. In this regard, Ms. Bucca has significant litigation experience in state and federal courts and also engages in alternative dispute resolution. In addition, Ms. Bucca is a frequent panelist participating in seminars in community association law throughout New Jersey for management professionals. Ms. Bucca is frequently invited by management companies to speak to Managers and Board Members about the collection process and legal matters involving or impacting community associations. Prior to joining Stark & Stark, Ms. Bucca was a commercial litigator for an AmLaw 100 law firm in Northern New Jersey. She also previously served as Judicial Law Clerk to the Hon. Maryann K. Bielamowicz, Superior Court, Mercer County, New Jersey.
- New Jersey
- New York
- United States District Court, District of New Jersey