Porzio Welcomes New Principal David J. Carlson to the Business Law Team


MORRISTOWN, N.J. – Porzio, Bromberg & Newman P.C. (Porzio), is delighted to announce that corporate attorney David J. Carlson has joined the firm's Business Law Team as Principal. 

Mr. Carlson concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial agreements, strategic alliances, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance issues, and day-to-day business questions. He joins the firm after most recently serving as General Counsel for Urbain Hospitality Group Inc., an urban short-term rental start-up, and as a business unit General Counsel for Wyndham Destinations, Inc. (now known as Travel + Leisure, Inc.), the world’s leading membership and leisure travel company.  From 2004 to 2007, he served as Associate General Counsel at The Medicines Company.

"The addition of David to the Business Law Team is very exciting and strengthens the firm's recently expanded Business Law practice. His wealth of experience in senior in-house counsel roles in both the hospitality and pharmaceutical industries aligns with our strategic goals and will allow us to gain deeper insights into the day-to-day complexities our clients face," said Managing Principal Vito A. Gagliardi, Jr. 

"I'm looking forward to working with such a talented group of attorneys at a firm that has a forward-thinking approach to client service," adds Mr. Carlson. 

Mr. Carlson is a member of the Board of Trustees of Pillar Care Continuum, most recently serving as the Chair of the Board Of Trustees from 2018-2020. He received his B.A. in political science from Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, and his J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law in Chicago, Illinois. He is licensed in New Jersey and New York. 

About Porzio, Bromberg & Newman, P.C. 

Founded in 1962, Porzio, Bromberg & Newman, P.C. is a full-service law firm with over 90 lawyers throughout offices in New York City, Morristown, Ocean City, and Princeton, NJ, Wilmington, DE, Westborough, MA, and San Juan, Puerto Rico. The firm is committed to serving clients, providing high-quality work, and achieving results through legal strategy, advocacy, technology, and consulting services offered through the law firm and its three wholly-owned subsidiary companies. The firm provides legal services in business law, employment, litigation, bankruptcy and restructuring, intellectual property and trademark, real estate, and other areas to businesses of all sizes ranging from start-up companies to Fortune 500 corporations, including public and private organizations. For additional information, please visit

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