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  • Bruce J. Ackerman

    Bruce Ackerman chairs the Firm’s Corporate/Commercial practice and has more than 30 years of experience advising clients on a wide variety of business-related matters.
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  • Dawn Attwood

    Dawn Attwood’s practice concentrates primarily on complex civil litigation on behalf of both public- and private-sector clients, with special emphasis on public entity and insurance defense, as well as employment and commercial litigation.
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  • Jason D. Attwood

    Jason Attwood's practice focuses on civil litigation, representing both private and public entity clients.
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  • Andrew Bayer

    Andrew Bayer’s practice is devoted to litigation, municipal law and land use with a specialty in the Mt. Laurel doctrine.
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  • James W. Boyan III

    Jim Boyan is an experienced employment lawyer and a seasoned litigator. He provides practical advice to clients on various federal and state employment laws. He has represented clients in state and federal courts and various administrative agencies.
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  • David N. Cinotti

    David Cinotti focuses his practice on commercial litigation, international and domestic arbitration, and appellate litigation. He has represented clients in the financial-services, hospitality, e-commerce, real estate and health care industries, among others.
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  • Joseph J. Colao, Jr.

    Jay Colao’s practice is primarily devoted to litigation involving matters related to small and mid size businesses before all levels of New Jersey state and federal courts as well as the American Arbitration Association.
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  • Naomi Becker Collier

    Naomi Becker Collier’s practice is concentrated in the area of trust and estates with an emphasis on addressing the specific needs of aging individuals, people with disabilities, and their families.
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  • Erik M. Corlett

    Erik M. Corlett is a partner with the Firm’s Litigation practice. Erik represents clients in complex litigation matters pertaining to commercial and corporate law, trusts and estates law, and personal injury matters.
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  • Joseph A. D'Avanzo

    Joseph A. D’Avanzo is the managing partner of the Firm’s New York office. Joe has a broad-based practice that includes complex commercial and civil liability litigation in both state and federal courts.
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  • Barry H. Evenchick

    Barry Evenchick focuses his practice in litigation, particularly in the areas of trial and appellate litigation, criminal law, business law, commercial law, employment law, administrative law, real estate, and zoning and planning.
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  • Joseph L. Goldman

    Joseph Goldman is head of the Trusts & Estates practice at the Firm. He concentrates his practice on sophisticated trust and estate planning and administration, business succession planning, and business transactional matters.
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  • CJ Griffin

    CJ Griffin’s legal practice focuses on media law, appellate advocacy, employment, criminal defense and cannabis law.
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  • Joseph A. Hayden, Jr.

    Joseph A. Hayden, Jr.’s legal career spans over four decades. Joe began his legal career as a law clerk to the Chief Justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court, and was then appointed deputy attorney general in the Organized Crime and Special Prosecution Section of the Division of Criminal Justice.
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  • Frank Huttle III

    Frank Huttle joins Pashman Stein Walder Hayden with 35 years of varied and sophisticated financial and legal experience in business advisory services.
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  • Tracy Julian

    Tracy is a partner in the Firm’s Family Law and Commercial Litigation groups and serves as chair of the Family Law Group. Her family law practice serves clients in a wide range of matters including divorce, equitable distribution, alimony, child support and child custody.
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  • J. John Kim

    John Kim engages in a broad-based complex commercial litigation practice with experience in contract disputes, commercial torts, partnership and shareholder disputes, commercial landlord-tenant and property disputes, estate litigation, products liability, RICO civil litigation, civil conspiracy, fraud, securities litigation, financial services litigation, legal malpractice, regulatory enforcement, and special investigations.
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  • Scott R. Lippert

    Scott Lippert heads the Firm’s Real Estate practice. Scott joined the Firm as a shareholder in 2003.
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  • Sean Mack

    Sean Mack is the co-chair of the Firm’s Litigation practice.
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  • Aidan P. O'Connor

    Aidan P. O’Connor is the co-chair of the Firm’s Criminal Defense Practice Group and a member of its Litigation Department, concentrating on criminal defense, internal investigations and complex civil litigation, including securities fraud matters.
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  • James A. Plaisted

    James A. Plaisted has decades of experience as a criminal defense attorney, civil litigator and prosecutor.
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  • Roger Plawker

    Roger Plawker practices in the areas of business litigation, attorney ethics, criminal defense, intellectual property litigation and licensing, and employment law.
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  • Samuel J. Samaro

    Samuel Samaro's background is in employment litigation and counseling, and he still devotes about half of his time to that work.
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  • Ronny Jo Siegal

    The Honorable Ronny Jo Siegal joined Pashman Stein Walder Hayden after serving for more than eight years as a judge of the Superior Court, Chancery Division, Family Part, in both Bergen and Passaic counties.
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  • Dennis T. Smith

    Dennis Smith, a founding member of the Firm, chairs the Firm’s Policyholder practice.
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  • Michael S. Stein

    Michael Stein is the Firm’s chair and managing partner. He specializes in general commercial litigation, chancery litigation, legal ethics and appellate advocacy.
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  • Justin P. Walder

    Justin P. Walder is the co-chair of the Firm’s Litigation practice. He is the 2018 recipient of the New Jersey State Bar Foundation Medal of Honor.
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  • Steven G. Walder

    Steven Walder focuses his practice in the areas of business litigation, criminal defense, attorney ethics, corporate law, insurance law and employment law.
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  • Brendan M. Walsh

    Brendan Walsh focuses his practice on complex civil litigation and white collar criminal defense.
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