Employment of a Special Master in Litigation

Judge Harriet DermanJudge Harriet Derman, a retired chancery and probate judge, has published an article in the June 2018 issue of New Jersey Lawyer, a publication of the NJ State Bar Association. As head of the firm’s Alternate Dispute Resolution Group,…


Governor Donald DiFrancesco To Appear on NJTV on Saturday, June 16th at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday, June 17th at 10:30 a.m

Governor Donald DiFrancescoLegislative leadership and the Executive Branch…will there be a compromise before the end of the fiscal year to avoid a government shutdown? In an interview on Governors’ Perspectives with Kent Manahan, former Governors Dick Codey and Donald DiFrancesco discuss…

Free Webinar- Marijuana in New Jersey: A Legal Overview

Please join us for DiFrancesco Bateman’s upcoming free webinar entitled “Marijuana in New Jersey: A Legal Overview” on July 11, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. The issue of expanding medical marijuana and legalizing recreational marijuana is about to take center stage…

Jeff Pompeo to Speak at Awards Ceremony

Jeff PompeoJeff Pompeo will speak at the Annual Awards Ceremony sponsored by the Knights of Columbus #11671 on June 20, 2018 in Clifton, NJ. The event will honor Clifton Police Officers, Firefighters, EMTs and others. In addition, scholarships will be awarded…

CATEGORIES: Human Interest

Firm Closes Multi-Million Stock Sale

Richard Ahsler and Robert ManettaOn April 9, 2018, the firm, led by partner Richard Ahsler, and capably assisted by associate Robert Manetta, successfully closed a multi-million dollar stock sale on behalf of our client, Nationwide Imaging Services, Inc. Nationwide is an international…

Partner, Matt Dorsi, obtains another defense verdict

Matthew Dorsi Matthew Dorsi, a member of the firm, recently successfully represented a defendant in a trial before Judge Coleman in Somerset County. Matt obtained a verdict in favor of the defendant arising from an automobile accident that took place on…

Firm Attorney to Moderate Panel “War of the Wireless Worlds: Getting the Right-of- Way Right.”

Edward PurcellAt 9:00 a.m. on June 1, 2018 firm attorney Edward Purcell, Esq. will be moderating a panel at the Jersey Access Group’s (JAG’s) annual conference entitled “War of the Wireless Worlds: Getting the Right-of- Way Right.” Wireless service providers and…

A Life of Compassion

Jeff PompeoJeff Pompeo has published his 150th article in the newspaper Jersey Insider. Although most of the articles that have appeared in his column since he started in 2005 have been on legal topics, his 150th is entitled “A Life of…

CATEGORIES: Human Interest

Matthew Dorsi Obtains Defense Verdict in Auto Accident Case

Matthew DorsiAfter a four day trial before Judge Ironson in Morris County, Matthew Dorsi, a member of the firm, obtained a verdict in favor of the defendant arising from an automobile accident. Plaintiff, a 36 year old physical therapist, was…

Lisa Fittipaldi Obtains Favorable Decisions for School Board Clients in Two Matters

Lisa FittipaldiLisa M Fittipaldi, Esq., a Member of the Firm in the Employment and School Law practice groups, was successful in two recent matters on behalf of school board clients. Lisa obtained summary judgment resulting in dismissal of a case…