Real Estate

When is an LLP Not an LLP?

6/9/2016| Article

By Peter J. Gallagher

On Feb. 1, the New Jersey Supreme Court heard oral argument in Mortgage Grader, Inc. v. Ward & Olivo, a case that could have been ripped straight from a law school exam. The question on appeal is whether a partner in a law firm organized as a limited liability partnership loses the liability protections normally afforded in those partnerships if the business fails to maintain professional liability insurance.

 

 

This article was originally published in the June 2016 issue of New Jersey Lawyer Magazine, a publication of the New Jersey State Bar Association, and is reprinted here with permission.

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Nineteen Porzio Attorneys Recognized in Best Lawyers of America, 2016

8/17/2015| News

Porzio, Bromberg & Newman is pleased to announce that 19 firm attorneys, in 20 practice areas, were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America, 2016 edition.

Porzio Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America, 2016:

Principals

  • Timothy L. Barnes - Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs; Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
  • Steven P. Benenson - Commercial Litigation; Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  • Roy Alan Cohen - Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants; Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Vito A. Gagliardi, Jr. - Education Law; Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Douglas R. Henshaw - Land Use & Zoning Law; Real Estate Law
  • William A. Krais - Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs; Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs; 
  • John S. Mairo - Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Warren J. Martin Jr. - Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Stephen C. Matthews - Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Brett S. Moore - Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Michael L. Rich - Commercial Litigation; Litigation - Labor and Employment; Litigation - Real Estate
  • Robert G. Shepherd - Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Thomas Spiesman - Environmental Law
  • Charles J. Stoia  - Commercial Litigation
  • Peter J. Wolfson - Land Use & Zoning Law; Litigation - Real Estate; Real Estate Law

No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

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Congratulations to 16 Porzio Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in 2015 New Jersey Super Lawyers

3/17/2015| News

Porzio, Bromberg & Newman P.C. is pleased to announce that 16 firm attorneys have been recognized by New Jersey Super Lawyers 2015 and 10 firm attorneys have been recognized by New Jersey Super Lawyers - Rising Stars 2015. Each year, no more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state receive this honor. The lists appear in the April 2015 issue of New Jersey Monthly magazine, New Jersey Super Lawyers 2015 magazine and on SuperLawyers.com.

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