Sandra Ayres specializes in environmental and solid waste utility matters. Prior to entering private practice, Ms. Ayres was with the New Jersey Department of the Public Advocate, where she served as a Deputy Public Advocate and participated in court, administrative and legislative ...Read more »
William Baker concentrates his practice in the area of environmental law, including environmental regulatory compliance, environmental permitting, environmental litigation, environmental due diligence and environmental counseling. He has represented and counseled a variety of private and ...Read more »
Frances E. Barto's practice includes the handling of commercial litigation, representing plaintiffs, defendants and their principals; representation of municipalities, counties and other public entities with respect to tort claims and more complex constitutional issues in State and Federal ...Read more »
Dan Brecher comes to Scarinci Hollenbeck after being the head of the Securities and Investment Banking Department of a 250 lawyer Manhattan firm and then running his own boutique securities and investment banking law firm in Manhattan. His experience ranges from general counsel of New York ...Read more »
Frank L. Brunetti has been practicing law for forty years in the areas of estate and wealth preservation, tax planning for business entities and complex tax matters. He handles all aspects of client financial, family and tax matters including gift and estate planning, tax exempt ...Read more »
Anthony R. Caruso is an accomplished business transactions attorney with a broad range of significant experience, including negotiation and drafting of all types of deals and contracts including matters such as acquisitions and sales, intellectual property, land use and development, and ...Read more »
Michael Cifelli practices in the area of civil defense litigation, with broad experience in insurance coverage matters concerning employment and labor claims, asbestos claims, and environmental contamination claims. Mr. Cifelli has provided coverage analysis and coverage litigation services ...Read more »
Monica E. de los Rios, Esq. concentrates her practice in general litigation and public law matters. Prior to joining the firm she was the Regulatory Officer for the Sandy Recovery Division of the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
Ms. de los Rios served as in-house counsel ...Read more »
Mr. Dias has extensive experience representing private and public sector clients from the perspective of management on a wide variety of labor and employment matters, including claims under State and Federal laws pertaining to discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wrongful discharge, ...Read more »
Shana T. Don represents private and public sector employers in commercial and civil litigation matters. She focuses her practice on contract disputes concerning Intellectual Property and Employment Law issues.
Before joining the firm, Ms. Don was a member of the Legal Staff of The ...Read more »
Joseph Donegan’s experience encompasses virtually all areas of business and corporate law, including forming and organizing new business entities, counseling clients on seeking capital from private investors, structuring complex commercial and corporate transactions, and mergers and ...Read more »
Harold Friedman, counsel to the firm, has over 50 years of extensive experience in the legal profession. Mr. Friedman, admitted to the State Bar of New Jersey (1960), and a graduate of Yale Law School (1959) and Yale University (Magna cum laude, 1956), is well versed in a broad range of ...Read more »
Charles H. Friedrich specializes in corporate and commercial law. He has served as New Jersey counsel to national and local corporations and other business entities and has been involved as counsel in a variety of business ventures and transactions, including public securities offerings and ...Read more »
Joel Glucksman is an experienced civil and bankruptcy litigator specializing in the representation of secured lenders and other creditors in complex suits and bankruptcies. His court appearances take him throughout the State and Federal courts in the metropolitan area, focusing in particular ...Read more »
Eleanor Grinshteyn represents corporate and individual clients in a wide range of commercial litigation, arbitration and other adversarial proceedings. Eleanor also provides legal counseling to clients on various topics related to litigation and non-litigation matters. Eleanor’s areas of ...Read more »
Kenneth J. Hollenbeck is a member and former Chair of the firm’s Environmental and Land Use Law Group and a member of its Business Law Group. Mr. Hollenbeck has extensive experience in all areas of environmental law, including environmental permitting, compliance and counseling; energy ...Read more »
Kara Kaczynski concentrates her practice in the areas of municipal law, taxation zoning, redevelopment and land use law. Her practice also encompasses various aspects of transactional law relating to real estate development and the funding thereof.
Ms. Kaczynski has experience ...Read more »
Victor Kinon regularly represents large real estate developers and owners, commercial banks, savings banks, and other financial institutions, as well as public and private business organizations in a variety of transactional matters. These include real estate development, commercial and real ...Read more »
Joel N. Kreizman concentrates his practice in Commercial Litigation. He is a former Deputy Attorney General assigned to the Antitrust Bureau of the Division of Criminal Justice and also a former chairman of the Antitrust Law Committee of the New Jersey Bar Association. He has lectured on ...Read more »
Judge Ira Kreizman graduated from Lafayette College in Easton, Pa. in 1963 with a B.A. in psychology. Shortly thereafter he entered the United States Coast Guard Reserve. After completing his active duty, he entered and then graduated from Seton Hall University School of Law in 1967, ...Read more »
Chair of the firm’s Litigation Group, Robert Levy’s practice includes jury and non-jury trial preparation and trials with emphasis upon complex civil and criminal matters including Labor and Employment Defense, Commercial and Corporate Litigation, Criminal Litigation and Civil Rights ...Read more »
Dennis C. Linken concentrates his practice in communications regulatory law, with clients in the cable television, competitive telephone, and cellular telephone industries. He regularly appears before the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities and municipalities throughout the ...Read more »
Robert A. Marsico is a real estate and commercial transactions lawyer with more than 30 years of legal experience. He represents a wide variety of financial institutions, corporate and entrepreneurial clients in the areas of mortgage financing, commercial project acquisitions and sales, ...Read more »
James F. McDonough, Jr. concentrates on wealth preservation and estate planning for high net worth individuals, closely held business matters and ownership succession, estate administration and income tax planning. He worked for three years for the public accounting firm, then known as ...Read more »
Patrick J. McNamara has extensive experience in environmental, redevelopment and land use law and related litigation. His activities include the representation of developers and public entities in preparation of and presentations before land use boards, redevelopment agencies, as well as ...Read more »
Christina devotes a majority of her practice on complex civil litigation and employment litigation for public and private sector employers. Christina’s practice focuses on litigation defense for employers and advises on various federal statutes, specifically, whistleblower claims, the ...Read more »
Laura Miller practices general civil litigation, with an emphasis on employment defense. She has defended both private and public clients in State and Federal courts in a wide range of employment as well as other matters including business law, UCC and related construction issues, insurance ...Read more »
Kenneth C. Oh is a corporate and securities attorney in the firm’s New York office. As a transactional and securities lawyer, Mr. Oh advises publicly held and privately owned clients in a variety of industries in a broad range of corporate, securities, financing, and technology transactions. ...Read more »
Donald M. Pepe devotes his practice to all aspects of complex real estate development and real estate transactional work with an emphasis on retail and residential development.
Donald works closely with business executives and in-house counsel to develop strategies for targeting ...Read more »
Fernando M. Pinguelo, a trial lawyer and Chair of the firm’s Cyber Security & Data Protection and E-Discovery groups, devotes his practice to complex litigation with an emphasis on cyber security, data privacy, international law, crisis management, media and employment matters.
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Ramon Rivera focuses his practice on the representation of public employers and private corporations in traditional labor and employment matters. He is primarily responsible for the representation of numerous public entities and municipalities with regard to various labor and employment ...Read more »
Allen Safrin concentrates his practice primarily in the area of workers’ compensation law. Mr. Safrin’s representation encompasses all facets of this area of law, from analyzing and assessing a client’s exposure, to the representation of employers in all aspects of workers’ compensation ...Read more »
Environmental Law Practice
John Scagnelli’s environmental law practice covers the entire environmental law field, including environmental compliance, environmental litigation, environmental auditing, environmental permitting and environmental counseling. Mr. ...Read more »
Donald Scarinci is the Founding Partner of Scarinci Hollenbeck. Mr. Scarinci focuses his practice on Municipal Law, School Law, and Health Care Law.
Over the years, Mr. Scarinci has achieved a high level of recognition for his work with public entities throughout the entire state ...Read more »
Theodore Schwartz is one of New Jersey’s original practitioners of environmental law. From 1965 to 1970, he served as Deputy Attorney General for the State of New Jersey, where he acted as Chief of the Attorney General’s Task Force on Pollution. His prime responsibilities centered around the ...Read more »
David J. Shulman focuses his practice exclusively in the area of workers’ compensation. Mr. Shulman’s experience includes all aspects of workers’ compensation including handling the simplest fracture to the most horrific catastrophic injuries, as well as occupational exposure claims. He has ...Read more »
Sheri Siegelbaum has extensive experience in Local Public Contracts Law, Open Public Records Act, condemnation and municipal tax foreclosure practice including the drafting, reviewing and negotiation of contracts and bid specifications. She has managed the procurement, bidding and ...Read more »
William Sullivan concentrates his practice in the areas of environmental law, land use law, redevelopment law and renewable energy law. Mr. Sullivan’s practice includes the representation of clients with respect to a wide variety of land use and redevelopment projects, energy infrastructure ...Read more »
Moe Vela is of counsel at the law firm of Scarinci Hollenbeck. He previously served in a similar capacity at the international law firm, Holland & Knight. Mr. Vela’s areas of experience include business development, public policy, government relations and Latino advocacy and ...Read more »
Michael Wasserman concentrates his practice in the areas of health care and hospital law, contract law, and business law. Mr. Wasserman’s broad-based health care experience provides him with in-depth knowledge of all aspects of the business of health care, enabling him to guide the firm’s ...Read more »
Peter R. Yarem, practices complex commercial litigation, arbitration and regulatory compliance. Mr. Yarem, concentrates a large part of his practice to Construction Law and Solid Waste and Recycling Law. Mr. Yarem was general counsel to a solid waste company and currently serves as Chair of ...Read more »
Gary S. Young concentrates his practice on ERISA, employee benefits and executive compensation as a member of Scarinci Hollenbeck’s Corporate Transactions and Business Law Group. Gary began his legal career almost 40 years ago as a traditional labor lawyer, and he continues to provide ...Read more »
Charles Allen Yuen is a Partner and member of the firm’s Litigation Practice Group. He serves as Chair of the firm’s policyholder-oriented Insurance Recovery and Liability Group.
Mr. Yuen has extensive experience in contract law and related disputes. He has worked on complex ...Read more »
Fred Zemel has over twenty years of substantial, national experience representing clients in commercial transactions, and counseling clients regarding their business interests. Due to his broad-based, comprehensive background, clients routinely rely on Mr. Zemel’s guidance in structuring, ...Read more »