Of more than 300 name partners at New Jersey’s top firms, only 5 are women. According to the 2018 National Association of Women Lawyers Survey, men and women are represented relatively equally in law school graduates and at the associate level. But, although women make up 47 percent of law firm associates, they make up 30 percent of non-equity partners, and 20 percent of equity partners.
Fabiana Pierre-Louis is a partner in the firm’s white collar and government investigations practice group.
The move will make it easier for police officers to keep firearms away from individuals who represent a significant danger to themselves or others.
Joseph Lagrotteria, Dorothy Mello Laguzza, Gary Sapir and Adam Husik all join from LeClairRyan, which recently announced it will close.
Karen Surgent, a certified public accountant, will continue the firm's chief financial officer, a role she has held for more than three years.
The state's number of federal judges has been gradually whittled down from 17 to 11 since 2015, resulting in a backlog in the system and creating a “judicial emergency.”
As of February, the firm had 21 offices, including one in Newark, and 225 attorneys nationwide.
Thomas Prol has practiced environmental and land use law for the better part of two decades, seeing environmental work as a way to do "wonderful things for the world around you," similar to how he describes legal work promoting rights for the LGBT community.
The New Jersey Attorney General announced on Thursday the results of two collaborative law enforcement missions in Trenton and Paterson aimed at reducing gun violence and combating the opioid epidemic in the state.
All federal claims pertaining to the suit, filed against the city regarding the development of One Journal Square, contain "no plausibly asserted constitutional violation," according to the ruling.
Elizabeth Lorell has been a Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel member for 13 years and previously served as secretary-treasurer.
Matthew Schiller focuses his practice on commercial real estate transactional, zoning, redevelopment, taxation and litigation matters.