Martin Novar is an Of Counsel to Medenica Law PLLC. Martin focuses his practice on real estate, bars & restaurants, corporate and intellectual property transactions and related litigation, employment and governmental administrative issues. In each of these areas, Martin completes transactions in an efficient businesslike manner. Tough when required, Martin is always professional and ethical.
Martin will effectively handle your compliance and permitting issues with the various NYC & NYS governmental entities that regulate restaurants, businesses and real estate. The State Liquor Authority, Labor Department and NYC Fire Department, Building Department, Tax Department and Health Department can shut down your business or demand thousands of dollars for non-compliance violations and, unlike wine, the issues never improve with age. Martin will also secure your liquor license, sidewalk cafe or public assembly permit.
Martin advises numerous businesses and executives on labor and employment matters including issues such as restrictive covenants/non-competes, independent contractor/employee designation, and workplace relations.
Martin has extensive experience in intellectual property counsel, licensing, registration and litigation from his in-house counsel days, as a private practitioner and as a adjunct at the NYU School of Continuing and Professional Studies where he teaches intellectual property courses.
Martin is admitted in both New York and New Jersey.