Randi Schillinger


18 Columbia Turnpike, Suite 200
Florham Park, NJ 07932
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Randi Schillinger's practice emphasizes both complex real estate and financial transactions and all aspects of transactional and regulatory environmental compliance issues.

She has broad experience in construction, purchase money and leasehold financings and acquisitions, sales and leasing of all types of real property. She routinely represents lending institutions in connection with commercial, construction, acquisition and refinancing transactions, including those related to shopping centers, retail establishments, industrial complexes and apartment buildings.

Randi provides counsel to the business community with respect to environmental due diligence, permitting and compliance matters. She also handles environmental matters relating to the sale, transfer, closure and financing of New Jersey businesses and advises clients on an ongoing basis on permitting and compliance obligations under Federal and State environmental laws.

Honors and Awards

"AV" Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™

Listed in:

  • Best Lawyers® - Real Estate Law - 2014-2018
  • New Jersey Super Lawyers® Top 50 Women - 2016
  • New Jersey Super Lawyers® - 2013-2018
  • The Best Lawyers in America - 2013
  • New York Area Top Rated Lawyers by ALM - 2012
  • New Jersey's Women Leaders in the Law - Inside Jersey - September 2012
  • Meet the Lawyers - Real Estate New Jersey - 2008 and 2009
  • Women of Influence - Real Estate New Jersey - December 2008
  • Outstanding Achievement in the Field of Real Estate -
    The Women's Fund of New Jersey - November 2003
  • Real Estate New Jersey's 40 Most Prominent Real Estate Attorneys

Selection methodology for awards and honors can be found here.

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Representative Matters

Regularly handles numerous commercial financing transactions.

Serve as local counsel to both borrowers and lenders in connection with multi-national financing transactions.

Represents a multi-national environmental company in its involvement in a number of superfund sites.

Counsels purchasers and sellers on the environmental aspects of the sale and purchase of real property.

Represented a securities company in negotiating commercial lease for space in a first-class Manhattan office building.

Represented a multi-national environmental company in connection with its New Jersey solid and hazardous waste permitting and compliance issues.

Represented a purchaser in the acquisition and reconstruction of an industrial building in Northern New Jersey.

Represented a tenant in the leasing of a warehouse facility.

Represented a seller in connection with the sale of over 50 acres in Western New Jersey.

Represented a multi-national environmental company in the acquisition of a hazardous waste company, including all environmental compliance issues and real estate related matters.


Real Estate Client Alert - March 2014

Environmental Alert: N.J. Site Remediation Law Changes on the Horizon, April 2009

"Where should we (or can we) develop?" NJPA Real Estate Journal, October 27, 2006

"NJDEP Issues New Vapor Intrusion Guidance," New Jersey Law Journal, July 2005

"The Brownfield Problem: Federal and State Cleanup Efforts," The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel, July 1998

"Environmental Safe Harbor for Lenders and Fiduciaries Reinstated and Expanded," Perspective, May 1997

"New Jersey Offers Relief to Lenders and Fiduciaries," Tri-State Real Estate Journal, July 16, 1993


"Environmental Aspects of Transactional Practice," Inn of Transactional Counsel, Hanover Manor, East Hanover, New Jersey, January 13, 2015

"Sophisticated Techniques for Solving Challenging Environmental Issues in Commercial Real Estate Transactions," NJ CLE, New Jersey Law Center, New Brunswick, New Jersey, September 30, 2014

"Addressing Transactional Issues For The Environmental Lawyer," NJICLE and NJSBA, Environmental Law Forum, Cape May, New Jersey, June 21, 2014

"Drafting Environmental Clauses in Real Estate Transactions," NJICLE Seminar, New Jersey Law Center, New Brunswick, New Jersey, September 17, 2013

Lectured on negotiating and drafting the environmental provisions of loan documents at the NJICLE program entitled "Negotiating and Drafting the Environmental Provisions of Commercial & Real Estate Transactions."  September 20, 2012.

"Environmental Meets Bankruptcy," New Jersey Business Law Symposium, NJICLE, April 8, 2011

The Role of Licensed Site Remediation Professionals ("LSRPs") under the Site Remediation Reform Act of 2009 ("SRAA"): Legal and Practical Considerations as part of the Spring 2010 New Jersey Regulatory Update Seminar sponsored by RTP Environmental Associates, Inc., Basking Ridge, NJ, May 21, 2010

Site Remediation Reform Act of 2009 ("SRAA"): and the Administrative Requirements for the Remediation of Contaminated Sites ("ARRCS")" - Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT Headquarters, Parsippany, NJ, April 22, 2010

Topic:  Environmental issues regarding indemnifications of merger and acquisition transactions, New Jersey Business Law Symposium, Spring 2009

Presentation to a major real estate brokerage company regarding development in New Jersey, November 2008

Presented an environmental update lecture to the Commercial Property Committee of the Mortgage Bankers Association of New Jersey, February 29, 2008

Presented a Condemnation/Eminent Domain lecture to the Commercial Property Committee of the Mortgage Bankers Association of New Jersey, April 2006

Presented an environmental update to the Commercial Property Committee of the Mortgage Bankers Association of New Jersey, October 21, 2005

Lectured on Vapor Intrusion during the Environmental Law Forum sponsored by the New Jersey State Bar Association, June 25, 2005

Lectured on drafting basic lease provisions, legal concepts in leasing and other special issues, in particular, environmental matters affecting leasehold interests during the National Business Institute’s “Drafting and Negotiating New Jersey Commercial Real Estate Leases” seminar, March 16, 2004

Lectured on environmental insurance during the 4th Annual Business Law Symposium sponsored by the Institute for Continuing Legal Education, October 9, 2003

Presented an environmental law update seminar to the Commercial Property Section of the Mortgage Bankers Association, April 11, 2003

Presented CERCLA Update for Commercial Property Section of Mortgage Bankers Association, April 19, 2002

Memberships and Activities

Board Member, Membership Chair of Justice Stewart G. Pollock Environmental Inn of Court

Member, Real Property and Environment Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association

Member, Environmental Section of the Business Law Section of the New Jersey Bar Association

Member, Environment, Mineral and Natural Resources Section of the Pennsylvania Bar Association

American Bar Association, Section of Natural Resources, Energy and Environmental Law and Real Estate Property and Probate Section

Mortgage Bankers Association, Commercial Property Division

Past Co-Programming Director and Past Board Member and Programming Consultant to the Board, Industrial Commercial Real Estate Women

Beyond the Law

“In my spare time I enjoy golf, tennis, travel and playing with my dogs.”