Pamela M. Kapsimalis

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Pam Kapsimalis, Counsel, at Porzio, Bromberg & Newman is a member of the firm's Corporate, Commercial and Business Law team. Ms. Kapsimalis has significant experience working on transactional matters, concentrating in the corporate, real estate, commercial lending, franchise, and general contract areas. 

Leveraging her in-house experience, Ms. Kapsimalis works with corporate clients of all sizes to serve as their general counsel, providing a wide array of business and legal advice to help them achieve their business objectives. She is experienced in representing a  variety of individual and corporate clients in the acquisition and disposition of real estate, stock, assets, and inventory; and provides counseling on leasing, franchising, and general business matters. Ms. Kapsimalis has extensive experience in the retail industry, representing major retailers in the expansion of their national brand, and serving as outside counsel for all areas of legal work, including construction, leasing, licensing, and staffing of a retail store. 

Ms. Kapsimalis' retail experience further developed into representing various boutique exercise brands from the inception of the business transaction through the management of business operations. Recently, Ms. Kapsimalis served as the General Counsel to one of the largest cold storage warehouse companies in the United States (Preferred Freezer Services) where she further developed her experience serving as in-house counsel, including various warehouse, transportation, leasing, and contract issues. 

Ms. Kapsimalis is active in the community and serves as a trustee for Kent Place School in Summit, New Jersey.  She served as the Head of the Development Committee in supporting the school's $30 million capital campaign. She also served as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Summit Speech School.

  • New Jersey Law Journal, “Real Estate Investment Conduits – The Wave of the Future.”
  • New Jersey Bar Association Lecturer, “Construction Lien Law – Overview.”
  • New Jersey Board of Education Lecturer, “First Amendment Rights in the Work Place.”
Industry Associations / Memberships
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, New Jersey Bar Association (Corporate, Real Estate and Labor and Employment Sections)
  • Member, New Jersey District VB Ethics Committee (1996 to 2001)
  • Member, Association of Corporate Counsel
  • Member, National Association of Women Lawyers
  • Trustee, Kent Place School Board of Trustees, Summit, New Jersey
  • Trustee, Summit Speech School Board of Trustees, New Providence, New Jersey
  • Alumnae Representative, Middlebury College 
Prior Work Experience
  • Preferred Freezer Services, LLC (privately held national cold storage and shipping company with over 35 warehouses and 2000 employees), General Counsel, 2013 - 2017.
  • McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, LLP, Of Counsel, 2001 – 2013.
  • Connell, Foley & Geiser, LLP, Associate, 1994-2001.
  • Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, LLP, Associate 1987-1994.
  • Kraft & Hughes, Summer Intern, Associate 1984-1997.



Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey


Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, NJ, J.D., 1986.


Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT, B.A., 1983.