The firm's appellate practice group has extensive experience in business, banking, municipal, personal injury, family, real estate, labor and general litigation matters. In particular, our lawyers have significant experience before appellate courts and agencies in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and the surrounding areas.
The attorneys in the appellate practice group work diligently to develop a strategy for success on appeal and make certain that the right issues are raised on the record while the case is at the trial level. Our attorneys also regularly prepare and submit petitions for appellate review, research and write persuasive appellate briefs, prepare and present compelling appellate arguments, handle public and quasi-governmental agency appeals before regulatory bodies, and prepare amicus curiae briefs.
The firm's attorneys are experienced in handling appeals in the following areas:
- Employment discrimination
- Whistleblower claims
- Municipal law
- Education issues
- Zoning and land use
- Personal injury suits
- Real estate
- State agency and regional authority actions
- Workers’ compensation
- Contract disputes
The firm's appellate practice is rooted in our attorney's extensive experience in appellate matters. The firm's appellate practice group includes, among others, Paul Fader, who clerked for the late Judge Sylvia B. Pressler, one of the “Deans” of the New Jersey judiciary, the Honorable Robert A. Freedberg, a former Judge on the Pennsylvania Superior Court, and numerous attorneys who served as law clerks to New Jersey Superior Court Appellate Division.