Donald Scarinci Bio:
Donald Scarinci is the Founding Partner of Scarinci Hollenbeck. Mr. Scarinci focuses his practice on Municipal Law, School Law, Constitutional Law and Health Care, and business Law.
Mr. Scarinci has achieved a high level of recognition for his work with public entities throughout the state of New Jersey. He has worked with some of the largest New Jersey municipalities and counties, as well as numerous planning and zoning boards, economic development authorities, school boards, utility authorities, and other public sector entities at all levels of municipal, county, regional and state government.
Mr. Scarinci currently serves as Corporation Counsel to the City of Union City and the Town of West New York. He previously served as counsel to the Democratic members of both the Congressional and Legislative Redistricting Commissions in New Jersey. Mr. Scarinci has been designated as a Diplomate in Municipal Law, is an Associate Counsel to the New Jersey League of Municipalities, a Trustee of the Institute of Local Government Attorneys, and was former Counsel to the New Jersey State Assembly.
Mr. Scarinci has lectured and written extensively on subjects including campaign finance reform and municipal law. He is the author of “David Brearley and the Making of the United States Constitution,” a historical biography about David Brearley, signer of the Constitution from the State of New Jersey and the first Federal District Court Judge for the District of New Jersey (1789). Mr. Scarinci also authored, “Redistricting and the Politics of Reform,” published in 2010. He is both author and editor to the award winning website, "The Constitutional Law Reporter".
Mr. Scarinci is recognized internationally as an authority on medallic art and has written and spoken extensively on the subject. He was appointed by the Secretary of the Treasury of the United States to serve on the Citizens Coinage Advisory Commission, the organization which considers and approves all designs for American coinage. His most recent book "Coin of the Year", Celebrating Three Decades of the Best in Coin Design and Craftsmanship was published in July, 2015.