In Further Expansion of Litigation Practice, Pashman Stein Walder Hayden Welcomes Doris Cheung and Joshua P. Law
Pashman Stein Walder Hayden P.C. announces an expansion of its Litigation practice with the addition of counsel Doris Cheung and associate Joshua P. Law, who both joined the firm on September 13, 2021.
“We are thrilled to welcome Doris and Joshua to our team,” said Michael S. Stein, Managing Partner, Pashman Stein Walder Hayden. “Doris’ significant experience in a wide range of complex commercial matters, including insurance, healthcare, and shareholder disputes, strengthens our already formidable litigation bench. Joshua, with his recent experience as a judicial law clerk for the Appellate Division and for the Assignment Judge of the Superior Court of Bergen County, will be an asset to our clients and team in trial and appellate matters.”
Doris Cheung joins the firm ascounsel in the firm’s Litigation and Appellate Advocacy practices. Her practice focuses on complex commercial litigation in both state and federal courts and arbitration and mediation, with an emphasis on complex insurance and healthcare matters (including anti-kickback laws, anti-money laundering laws, and improper licensing regulations), shareholder disputes, breach of contracts for goods and services, M&A disputes, employment disputes, and tortious interference claims.
Following a clerkship with the Hon. Kathryn Brock of Union County, Cheung practiced at Pringle Quinn Anzano P.C., where she litigated lawsuits against medical mills and personal injury attorneys, and at Norris McLaughlin P.A., where she practiced general commercial litigation with a focus on business divorces.
Cheung earned her J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law and her B.S. from Cornell University. She is admitted to practice in New Jersey and the United States District Courts for the District of New Jersey.
“I chose to join Pashman Stein because they have a well-known reputation for having the brightest legal minds in the State, “ said Cheung. “I’m excited to start the next stage of my career at a firm that has such a razor-sharp focus on litigation.”
Joshua P. Law joins the firm as an associate in the firm’s Litigation and Appellate Advocacy practices.
Prior to joining Pashman Stein, Law served as a law clerk for the Honorable Bonnie J. Mizdol, A.J.S.C., Assignment Judge of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Bergen Vicinage, and the Honorable Christine A. Farrington, J.S.C. (retired and temporarily assigned on recall) as an Open Public Records Act conflicts clerk. More recently, Joshua clerked for the Honorable Ronald Susswein, J.A.D., in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division.
“Since I learned of Pashman Stein Walder Hayden in law school, the firm has signified distinguished professionalism and elite advocacy,“ said Law. “My respect for the firm continued to grow as I encountered the firm’s work product during my two clerkships. I am grateful for the opportunity to join Pashman Stein’s famed litigation and appellate advocacy practices and to contribute to the firm’s ongoing tradition of excellence.”
During law school, Law served as Comments Editor of the Seton Hall Legislative Journal. He also served as a legal intern at the New Jersey Office of the Attorney General, Healthcare & Fraud Division. Law interned for several judges during law school, including the Honorable John Michael Vazquez, U.S.D.J., the Honorable Thomas M. Moore, J.S.C., and the Honorable Joan Bedrin Murray, J.T.C.
Law earned his J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law and his B.A., with honors, from the University of Toronto. He is admitted to practice in New Jersey. Law is a member of the Asian Pacific American Lawyers Association of New Jersey (APALA-NJ), the Bergen County Bar Association, and the New Jersey State Bar Association.
He is fluent in Cantonese and speaks conversational Mandarin.