Ian T. Hammett

For nearly three decades, Ian T. Hammett has developed strategies to resolve complex legal issues for his clients by gathering and analyzing the relevant facts and then engaging in critical analysis to find the best possible legal solution. Ian is an outstanding lawyer who excels in real estate and real estate planning, trust accounts, and wills.As an estate planning and elder law attorney, Ian views his fundamental role to be the protection of his client’s assets and protection of their right to live independently. Toward these ends, Ian calls upon other professionals, such as accountants, financial planners, insurance brokers, and home care providers to create the best solution for his clients. For example, after a recent estate planning meeting, Ian enlisted the services of a financial planner and nurse care manager on behalf of his elderly client to determine that care and financial planning changes were needed as well as updates to the clients’ estate documents.Ian has represented clients in commercial and residential real estate transactions in nearly every county of the State of New Jersey.

He works diligently to protect his client’s interest in the transaction while keeping the process on schedule. Ian also represents clients before Zoning and Planning Boards on land use applications.Ian supports his business clients as their virtual General Counsel, offering advice on the wide range of legal issues that small businesses and professional practices confront.

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  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D. 1987
  • Drew University, B.A. 1984

609-588-9800, ext. 120
3812 Quakerbridge Road
Hamilton, NJ 08619


  • Mercer County Bar Association, Member, Real Estate Section
  • Ravine Swim Club, Ewing, New Jersey, Trustee
  • St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, Pennington, New Jersey, Vestry


  • New Jersey