James Montano joined the Florham Park office of national law firm Wilson Elser as partner.
Montano was formerly with McCullough Ginsberg Montano & Partners in New York, of which he was a founding partner. He has more than 25 years of experience as a trial attorney and focuses his practice on toxic tort, mass tort and product liability, with an additional emphasis on environmental matters. He also focuses on commercial and business litigation.
His clients have included both multinational Fortune 500 companies in matters with multibillion-dollar potential liabilities and independent small business owners.
“Jim is an accomplished and innovative attorney who takes on the most challenging cases and invariably finds ways to win,” said Carolyn O’Connor, regional managing partner of Wilson Elser’s Florham Park office, in a prepared statement. “He adds significantly to our environmental and toxic tort litigation capabilities.”