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Employment Litigation Attorney One of Six New Hires for NJ Law Firm


September 27, 2018
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Scarinci Hollenbeck Welcomes Seasoned Employment Litigation Attorney Scott V. Heck and Five New AssociatesEmployment Litigation Attorney One of Six New Hires

Lyndhurst, NJ, September 27, 2018 – Scarinci Hollenbeck is pleased to announce the addition of six new attorneys to the firm’s Environmental Law, Labor & Employment, Litigation and Government & Education Law practice groups. This class of hires includes Scott V. Heck, an experienced Labor & Employment Litigator who has joined the firm as Counsel, as well as five new Associates.

Scott V. Heck has over a decade of experience handling complex litigation matters, with a strong emphasis on employment litigation. Mr. Heck has significant experience in the representation of management in all areas of employment law, in both the state and federal courts throughout New Jersey and New York. At Scarinci Hollenbeck, Mr. Heck will continue to provide employment counseling to clients in various matters related to Labor & Employment and will defend against allegations of wrongful discharge, whistleblowing claims, discrimination, retaliation and unlawful harassment.

“I am excited to have joined Scarinci Hollenbeck. This is the perfect opportunity for the firm to handle all aspects of representation in the complex areas of employment law and I am happy to apply my litigation experience to best serve our clients,” stated Mr. Heck.

Former Summer Associates Join Firm

Scarinci Hollenbeck’s new group of hires includes two new associates who both went through the firm’s Summer Associate program. Hunain Sarwar, who was a part of the 2017 group of summer associates, is now a member of the firm’s prestigious Environmental & Land Use Law practice. Nicholas J. Pellegrino, a 2016 summer associate, has joined the firm’s Labor & Employment and Public Law practice groups. The remaining attorneys, Adino “A.J.” Barbarito, Kevin M. Foltmer and Sean E. Sanders will be supporting the firm’s Litigation, Labor & Employment and Government & Education Law practice groups. More information on each of the new attorneys can be found below.

“Our Government & Education Law practice has seen tremendous growth over the last year. With all the talented individuals who have recently joined us, I am happy to say that our practice has never been stronger,” stated John Geppert, Partner & Chair of the firm’s Government & Education Law practice group.

About the Attorneys


Scott V Heck Scott V. Heck, Counsel is a member of Scarinci Hollenbeck’s Litigation practice group. Mr. Heck has over a decade of experience handling complex litigation matters, with an emphasis on the representation of management in all areas of employment law, in both the state and federal courts throughout New Jersey and New York. 
Email: sheck@sh-law.comPhone: 732-568-8379


Adino AJ Barbarito Adino “A.J.” Barbarito, Associate is a member of Scarinci Hollenbeck’s Public Law practice group. Mr. Barbarito focuses his practice on the representation of municipalities and boards of education throughout the State of New Jersey in various matters related to Public Law, including Labor & Employment and Education Law.
Email: abarbarito@sh-law.comPhone: 201-896-7239


Kevin M Foltmer Kevin M. Foltmer, Associate is a member of Scarinci Hollenbeck’s Public Law and Litigation practice groups. Mr. Foltmer focuses his practice on the representation of municipalities and boards of education throughout the State of New Jersey in various matters related to Public Law, including Labor & Employment and Education Law. Mr. Foltmer also has experience handling matters related to Regulatory Compliance.
Email: kfoltmer@sh-law.comPhone: 201-896-7235


Nicholas J Pellegrino Nicholas J. Pellegrino, Associate is a member of Scarinci Hollenbeck’s Public Law practice group. Mr. Pellegrino focuses his practice on the representation of municipalities and boards of education throughout the State of New Jersey in various matters related to Public Law, including Labor & Employment and Education Law. Mr. Pellegrino also has experience handling matters related to Litigation, Corporate Transactions & Business and Intellectual Property.
Email: npellegrino@sh-law.comPhone: 201-793-0761


Sean E Sanders Sean E. Sanders, Associate is a member of Scarinci Hollenbeck’s Public Law practice group. Mr. Sanders focuses his practice on the representation of municipalities and boards of education throughout the State of New Jersey. He assists in various matters related to Public Law, including Labor & Employment and Education Law. Mr. Sanders also has experience handling matters related to Intellectual Property and Litigation.
Email: ssanders@sh-law.comPhone: 201-896-7240


Hunain SarwarHunain Sarwar, Associate, is a member of Scarinci Hollenbeck’s Environmental & Land Use practice group. Mr. Sarwar focuses his practice on the representation of both public and private entities in various matters related to Environmental Law. These matters include regulatory compliance counseling, environmental litigation, solid waste management, management of environmental liabilities in corporate and financial transactions, and much more.
Email: hsarwar@sh-law.comPhone: 201-896-7241