Attorney Profile

Bar and Court Admissions

State of New Jersey 2003 – present
State of Connecticut 2005 – present
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania 2011 – present
State of New York 2020 – present
United States District Court, District of New Jersey 2003 – present
United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania 2013 – present
United States Tax Court 2015 – present
United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit 2015 – present


Porzio, Bromberg & Newman, P.C.

Toxic Tort Paralegal Assistant 1989 to 1990

Morristown, New Jersey
American International Group

General Civil Litigation Paralegal 1992 to 1997

Secaucus, New Jersey
Gibbons, P.C.

Bankruptcy Paralegal 1998 to 2000

Newark, New Jersey
Superior Court of New Jersey

Judicial Law Clerk 2003 to 2004

Belvidere, New Jersey
Levine DeSantis, LLC

Trusts and Estates Associate 2005 to 2006

Milburn, New Jersey
McGivney & Kluger, P.C.

Toxic Tort and General Civil Litigation Associate
2006 to 2011

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
DLA Piper, LLP (U.S.)
Toxic Tort Staff Attorney 2011 to 2014


Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Trial Experience

Estate of Barbara King v. Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, et al. PCCP 1312-02377
Estate of Essie M. Crew v. Penn Hospice at Rittenhouse, et al. PCCP 1406-01612

Appellate Experience

Daley v. A.W. Chesterton, Inc., et al. 2763 EDA 2006
Thompson v. Crouse Hinds, et al. 1895 EDA 2008


Hobart and William Smith Colleges


Bachelor of Arts, History 1989

Geneva, New York
Quinnipiac University School of Law


Juris Doctor, May 2003

Honors: Graduated Cum Laude, Law Review

Distinguished Academic Achievement Awards: Remedies, Health Care Business Transactions and Advanced Trial Practice

Hamden, Connecticut
Villanova University School of Law


LL.M (Masters) in Taxation, December 2014, Certification in Estate Planning, June 2017

Villanova, Pennsylvania

Military Service

Headquarters Company, 8th Tank Battalion (Independent), 4th Marine Division 1988 – 1989
Delta Company, 2nd Battalion, 25th Marines 1989 – 1992
Meritorious Unit Citation, Operation Desert Storm 1991
Golf Company, 2nd Battalion, 25th Marines 1993 – 1994
Honorable Discharge 1996