Dolores R. Kelley

Dolores R. Kelley


Phone: 609.791.7005
Fax: 609.895.7395

Princeton, NJ

993 Lenox Dr, Building 2
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Secondary phone: 800.535.3425
Fax: 609.896.0629

Dolores R. Kelley is a Shareholder and member of Stark & Stark’s Business & Corporate, Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use and Beer & Spirits Groups. Ms. Kelley handles a wide range of matters for the real estate industry, including commercial transactions, leasing, condominium and homeowner association formation, and representation of developers and landowners in land use applications. In addition, Ms. Kelley represents clients in the beer, wine, and spirits industries on a variety of issues including corporate formation, financing, licensing leasing, acquisitions, and intellectual property law.

Prior to joining Stark & Stark, Ms. Kelley was Law Clerk to The Honorable F. Lee Forrester, J.S.C. of Mercer County, New Jersey, and served as a judicial intern to The Honorable Neil H. Shuster, P.J. Ch., of Mercer County.

Ms. Kelley is also a frequent contributor to the New Jersey Law Blog. You can read Ms. Kelley’s most recent blog post here.

  • Moderator, Mixed-Use Trends & Challenges Panel4th Annual Philadelphia Commercial Real Estate Conference. Mid-Atlantic Real Estate Journal 4th Annual Philadelphia Commercial Real Estate Forecast. February 27, 2020.
  • Co-Author, Medical Leasing – Just What the Doctor Ordered for a Shopping CenterMid Atlantic Real Estate Journal. September 3, 2019.
  • Featured. The New Rules of Booze: Sea Changes Give Consumers, Makers More Choices. Philadelphia Business Journal. July 12, 2019.
  • Presenter. Beer & Spirits Issues. ICSC Law Conference. October 24-27, 2018.
  • Presenter. 2018 Retail Forecast. Mid Atlantic Real Estate Journal. October 18, 2018.
  • Co-Author. 2018 Retail Forecast: Medical & Wellness Tenancies. Mid Atlantic Real Estate Journal. April 27, 2018.
  • Featured. Optimism for Central NJ’s Real Estate Markets in 2018New Jersey Business. January 29, 2018.
  • Presenter. 2018 Central NJ Real Estate Forecast. Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce. January 26, 2018.
  • Author. Legal Considerations for Leasing or Purchasing Real Estate for DistilleriesDistiller Magazine. January 2018.
  • Moderator. 2nd Annual Philadelphia Commercial Real Estate Forecast Summit. Mid Atlantic Real Estate Journal Event. September 14, 2017.
  • Co-Presenter. Craft Breweries and Distilleries: Opportunities for Shopping Centers. ICSC PA/NJ/DE Conference & Deal Making. September 12, 2017.
  • Featured. Delco Brewery Eyes Expansion with PA Tasting Room, Larger Production FacilityPhiladelphia Business Journal. July 19, 2017.
  • Presenter. Craft Breweries & Distilleries: Impact on Commercial Real Estate. Stark & Stark Real Estate MCE Seminar. April 26, 2017.
  • Presenter. Legal Issues and Challenges Facing Craft Breweries and Distilleries. February 16, 2017.
  • Presenter. Brewery and Distillery Law in New Jersey. NBI Seminar. December 12, 2016.
  • Co-Presenter. Considerations for Non-Profits from a Tax and Legal Perspective. Stark & Stark Klatzkin seminar. October 27, 2016.
  • Co-Author. Trademark Due Diligence — USPTO Registration Is a Key to Craft Brewery October 24, 2016.
  • Presenter. The Legal Effects of 1031 Exchanges, Tax Appeals and Tax Sale Certificates on Your Commercial Real Estate Transactions. Stark & Stark MCE Seminar. September 22, 2016.
  • Co-Presenter. Current & Pending Legislation for Craft Breweries/Distilleries. ICSC Conference & Deal Making. September 13, 2016.
  • Authored a chapter in the book: Moonshiner to Craft Distillery: Leading Lawyers on the Business of Distilling. Thomson Reuters. 2016.
  • Featured. Legal Eagle. MidJersey Business. June 2016.
  • Presenter. Considerations for Formation of Condominiums: From Documentation and Title to NJDCA Compliance. Mercer County Bar Association, Real Estate Section. April 19, 2016.
  • Author. Negotiation of Representations and Warranties: What is a Buyer to Do? New Jersey Law Journal. March 7, 2016.
  • Presenter. Creative Tax Strategies for Businesses. Stark & Stark and HBK Seminar. November 19, 2015.
  • Interviewed, Ask a Busy Person: Dolores R. Kelley, Shareholder, Stark & Stark. MidJersey Business. September 2, 2015.
  • Featured. Discussion of Stark & Stark and MIDJersey Chamber Young Professionals Connective. New Jersey Buzz Radio. January 25, 2015.
  • Presenter. 2014 Social Media Seminar. Chamber of Commerce. May 22, 2014.
  • Author. A Meticulously Drafted Real Estate Contract Can Protect A Purchaser from Costly Consequences of a Seller Favored Contract. U.S. 1. October 2013.
  • Author. As Interest Rates Increase, It’s Time to Consider Refinancing. Shopping Center Business Magazine. September 2013.
  • Presenter. Expanding Your Business? Considerations Before Adding an Owner to Your Solely Owned Business. Stark & Stark Women Attorney Seminar Series March 20, 2013.
  • Author. Improve Your Lease Agreement and Better Your Situation. U.S. 1. October 6, 2009.
  • International Council of Shopping Centers - Member
  • MIDJersey Chamber of Commerce - Board Member; Executive Committee (2017-2019); Young Professionals Connective (Co-Chair 2014 - 2015)
  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Mercer County Bar Association
  • Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton – Mercer County Board
  • Thomas Edison State University Foundation – Board Member

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Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
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