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Dillon J. McGuire

Associate

Background

Dillon McGuire is an associate in the firm’s Criminal Defense and Governmental and Internal Investigations practice.

Dillon earned his J.D., magna cum laude, from Rutgers Law School, and was inducted into the Order of the Coif.  While attending Rutgers Law School, Dillon was selected for a coveted fellowship with the Eagleton Institute of Politics and worked as a legislative aid in the non-partisan Office of Legislative Services.  In that role, Dillon drafted bills and sponsor statements for members of the New Jersey Senate and General Assembly, and worked closely with staff attorneys to research constitutional issues in connection with pending legislation.  Following law school, Dillon served as a judicial law clerk to the Hon. Margaret M. Foti, P.J.Cr. – the Presiding Criminal Judge in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Bergen Vicinage.  Thereafter, Dillon clerked for the Hon. Robert J. Gilson, J.A.D., in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division.

Dillon’s legislative experience provides him with a unique understanding of our laws and the challenges that come with reading and interpreting statutes. Likewise, Dillon’s experience as a judicial law clerk has given him an in-depth understanding of the most effective litigation strategies and best practices at both the trial and appellate level.  

Education

  • B.S, Labor Studies and Employment Relations, Rutgers University, 2012
  • J.D., Rutgers University Law School, 2016