Chanel J. Hudson Joins Pashman Stein Walder Hayden as an Associate in the Firm’s Criminal Defense and Litigation Practices
Pashman Stein Walder Hayden is pleased to announce that Chanel J. Hudson has joined the firm as an Associate in the firm’s Criminal Defense, Investigations, Litigation, Appellate Advocacy, and Cannabis & Hemp Law practices, as of December 6, 2021.
“We welcome Chanel to our firm and are excited to have her as part of our team,” said Pashman Stein Managing Partner Michael S. Stein. “Her trial and appellate experience further deepens our already formidable civil and criminal litigation bench.”
Hudson is an accomplished litigator with extensive experience in complex civil and criminal litigation. Prior to joining Pashman Stein, Hudson worked as Senior Counsel with the New York City Law Department where she defended the City of New York and various New York City agencies against high value tort and other liability claims. In addition to her civil trial experience, she also worked at the New Jersey Office of the Public Defender for 12 years, where she was involved with complex criminal trials and handled family law matters related to Title 9 and Title 30 matters. During her tenure at the Office of the Public Defender, she argued successfully before both the New Jersey Appellate Division and New Jersey Supreme Court, resulting in a favorable published decision.
“Working with clients in a collaborative manner to solve their complex legal matters is important to me and I am excited to be joining the phenomenal team of lawyers at Pashman Stein Walder Hayden who share my belief that client engagement is the key to successful litigation,” said Hudson.
Hudson earned her Juris Doctorate from Syracuse University College of Law and received her Bachelor of Arts from the Pennsylvania State University. She is admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey.