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Michael J. Brady, Partner
Michael J. Brady



Michael J. Brady
Partner
(201) 359-3646

Michael J. Brady is a partner in and the Chairman of Harwood Lloyd's Commercial Department. He received his B.A. in History and English from Ithaca College in 1978. He received his J.D. from New York Law School in 1982.

(201) 359-3646
Alexander H. Carver III, Counsel
Alexander H. Carver III



Alexander H. Carver III
Counsel
(201) 359-3526

Alexander H. Carver, III is Counsel with Harwood Lloyd. In addition to chairing its Alternate Dispute Resolution Department, Judge Carver’s practice includes general litigation, commercial litigation, insurance litigation, land use matters, and family law matters. Judge Carver brings with him 40 years of experience as a litigator in the Federal and State courts throughout New Jersey and New York, culminating in his service as a Judge of the Superior Court of New Jersey in both the Family and Law (Civil) Divisions.

(201) 359-3526
Carmel Joy Decker, Counsel
Carmel Joy Decker



Carmel Joy Decker
Counsel
(201) 359-3552

Carmel J. Decker is counsel with Harwood Lloyd, practicing in its Insurance Defense Litigation and Commercial Litigation Departments. Ms. Decker concentrates her practice in employment law, civil rights violations, corporate and contract law and insurance law.

(201) 359-3552
Kristine Denning, Partner
Kristine Denning



Kristine Denning
Partner
(201) 359-3528

Kristine Denning is a partner in Harwood Lloyd's Insurance Litigation Department, with a concentration in fraud investigation and resulting litigation.

(201) 359-3528
John S. Guerin, Counsel
John S. Guerin



John S. Guerin
Counsel
(201) 359-3543

John S. Guerin Is counsel with Harwood Lloyd in its General Litigation and Insurance Litigation Departments. He received his B.A. from Butler University in 1968. He served in the US Army (1969-1971) and in Vietnam From 1969-1971. He received his JD from the University of Notre Dame Law School in 1973.

(201) 359-3543
Leidy J. Gutierrez, Associate
Leidy J. Gutierrez



Leidy J. Gutierrez
Associate
(201) 359-3691

Leidy J. Gutierrez is an associate in Harwood Lloyd’s General Litigation Department.

Ms. Gutierrez received her B.A. from Fairleigh Dickinson University, magna cum laude, in 2011. She received her J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law in 2016.

 

(201) 359-3691
Melissa A. Hartigan, Associate
Melissa A. Hartigan



Melissa A. Hartigan
Associate
(201) 359-3502

Melissa A. Hartigan is an associate in Harwood Lloyd's Insurance Litigation Department, concentrating in insurance defense and fraud. She received her B.A., Magna Cum Laude, from Boston College in 1990. She received her J.D. from Fordham University School of Law in 1994.

(201) 359-3502
W. Fletcher Hock Jr., Of Counsel
W. Fletcher Hock Jr.



W. Fletcher Hock Jr.
Of Counsel
(201) 359-3516

W. Fletcher Hock is Of Counsel with Harwood Lloyd and is a member of its Wills, Trusts, and Estates Department. He received his B.A. in Government from Cornell University in 1953. He received his LL.B. from Harvard Law School in 1959.

(201) 359-3516
Manuel D. Irizarry Jr., Counsel
Manuel D. Irizarry Jr.



Manuel D. Irizarry Jr.
Counsel
(201) 359-3663

Manuel D. Irizarry, Jr. is an Counsel in the Harwood Lloyd Commercial Department. His practice focuses on commercial, real estate and business transaction matters. He also serves as counsel to a number of financial institutions in connection with their commercial, business and residential loan and mortgage transactions.

(201) 359-3663
Gregory J. Irwin, Partner
Gregory J. Irwin



Gregory J. Irwin
Partner
(201) 359-3630

Gregory J. Irwin is a partner in Harwood Lloyd's General Litigation and Insurance Litigation Departments. Mr. Irwin's primary areas of practice are personal injury, products liability, professional negligence, and construction litigation. He has also represented lawyers in a variety of ethics and disciplinary proceedings.

(201) 359-3630
Paul E. Kiel, Associate
Paul E. Kiel



Paul E. Kiel
Associate
(201) 359-3673

Paul E. Kiel is an associate in Harwood Lloyd's Insurance Litigation Department. His extensive experience consists chiefly of litigating insurance and tort matters. A substantial portion of Mr. Kiel's practice includes legal research and writing, preparation of motion documents, trial preparation work and appellate litigation in both state and federal courts. One of his specialties is the preparation of opinions on insurance coverage issues.

(201) 359-3673
Eileen P. Kuzma, Associate
Eileen P. Kuzma



Eileen P. Kuzma
Associate
(201) 359-3678

Eileen Kuzma is an associate in Harwood Lloyd's General Litigation and Wills, Trusts and Estates Departments, with a concentration in appellate matters, legal research and brief writing, encompassing a wide array of practice areas. Ms. Kuzma has extensive experience in the defense of claims against public entities, including civil rights claims, police liability and negligence actions against governing bodies and school boards.

(201) 359-3678
Kathleen K. Lang, Associate
Kathleen K. Lang



Kathleen K. Lang
Associate
(201) 359-3518

Kathleen K. Lang is an associate in Harwood Lloyd’s Insurance Litigation Department specializing in the field of no fault personal injury protection. Kathleen began working as a law clerk at Harwood Lloyd while still at Seton Hall Law School.

(201) 359-3518
Richard W. Le Blancq, Partner
Richard W. Le Blancq



Richard W. Le Blancq
Partner
(201) 359-3645

Richard W. LeBlancq is a partner in Harwood Lloyd's Commercial Department concentrating in acquisitions and dispositions of commercial real estate, commercial leasing, real estate lending, workouts, closely-held businesses, land use and development, and real estate tax appeals. Mr. LeBlancq has been with Harwood Lloyd since 1984.

(201) 359-3645
Kathleen M. Lee, Counsel
Kathleen M. Lee



Kathleen M. Lee
Counsel
(201) 359-3628

Kathleen M. Lee is counsel with Harwood Lloyd's Commercial Department, specializing in commercial litigation and environmental law. Ms. Lee also has experience with employment, contracts and real estate matters.

(201) 359-3628
Robyn B. Lindsay, Counsel
Robyn B. Lindsay



Robyn B. Lindsay
Counsel
(201) 359-3685

Robyn B. Lindsay is counsel with Harwood Lloyd's Wills, Trusts and Estates Department and its Commercial Department. She concentrates her practice in the areas of estate planning, estate administration and residential real estate. Ms. Lindsay has extensive experience in drafting estate planning documents including wills, trusts, powers of attorney and health care proxies.

(201) 359-3685
James P. Logan, Of Counsel
James P. Logan



James P. Logan
Of Counsel
(201) 359-3676

James P. Logan and his brother, William E. Logan (deceased), were founding partners in 1961 of Logan and Logan, Attorneys at Law, located in Englewood, New Jersey. The firm's name was changed in 1993 to Logan, Logan and Lindsay when Robyn Lindsay became a partner. The firm merged with Harwood Lloyd, LLC. in 2006 where Mr. Logan is now Of Counsel.

(201) 359-3676
Thomas Loikith, Partner
Thomas Loikith



Thomas Loikith
Partner
(201) 359-3551

Thomas Loikith concentrates his practice in financial services law, commercial transactions, real estate, and business law. Tom has extensive experience in representing financial services clients, representing lenders and borrowers in commercial asset-based and real estate loan transactions, and forming and counseling small businesses.

(201) 359-3551
Jesse D. Lubin, Associate
Jesse D. Lubin



Jesse D. Lubin
Associate
(201) 359-3609

Jesse Lubin is an associate in Harwood Lloyd’s Insurance Litigation Department. He focuses his practice primarily on insurance defense litigation in the areas of general liability, premises liability, dram shop, construction defects, products liability, labor law, automobile liability, subrogation and insurance coverage matters.

(201) 359-3609
Jeanne O. Marino, Partner
Jeanne O. Marino



Jeanne O. Marino
Partner
(201) 359-3533

Jeanne O. Marino is a partner in Harwood Lloyd's Insurance Litigation Department. She has extensive jury trial experience. Ms Marino concentrates her practice in the area of personal injury defense litigation for both insurance carriers and self-insureds, specializing in motor vehicle defense.

(201) 359-3533
Mark D. Marino, Counsel
Mark D. Marino



Mark D. Marino
Counsel
(201) 359-3660

Mark D. Marino serves as counsel in Harwood Lloyd’s Commercial Department where he represents public companies, private businesses and individuals in both an advisory role and as trial counsel throughout New Jersey and New York state and federal courts.

(201) 359-3660
David F. McBride, Of Counsel
David F. McBride



David F. McBride
Of Counsel
(201) 487-1080

David McBride is Counsel with Harwood Lloyd in its Commercial and Real Estate Departments. Mr. McBride received his B.A. from Georgetown University in 1969 and his J.D. from Georgetown University School of Law in 1973.

(201) 487-1080
John W. McDermott, Partner
John W. McDermott



John W. McDermott
Partner
(201) 359-3592

John W. McDermott is a Partner in Harwood Lloyd's Insurance Litigation and Commercial Departments, concentrating in commercial litigation. Mr. McDermott has engaged in all aspects of commercial and insurance litigation including but not limited to loans, mortgage foreclosures, bankruptcies, fraud and personal injury defense.

(201) 359-3592
David Meinhard, Counsel
David Meinhard



David Meinhard
Counsel
(201) 359 3593

David Meinhard is counsel with Harwood Lloyd, having a general transactional and regulatory practice, with a specialty in health care and data privacy and security law. Mr. Meinhard has a broad background in the general counseling of the business operations and compliance areas at Quest Diagnostics, where he served in various roles for over 25 years, from Corporate Counsel to Deputy General Counsel, as well as having been the Data Privacy Officer in its Compliance Department.

(201) 359 3593
Peter E. Mueller, Partner
Peter E. Mueller



Peter E. Mueller
Partner
(201) 359-3542

Peter E. Mueller is a partner in Harwood Lloyd's General Litigation and Insurance Litigation Departments. He received his B.A. from Rutgers College in 1978 and his J.D. from Villanova University School of Law in 1981.

(201) 359-3542
Russell A. Pepe, Partner
Russell A. Pepe



Russell A. Pepe
Partner
(201) 359-3635

Russell A. Pepe is a partner in Harwood Lloyd's Insurance Litigation Department. For over a decade he has been certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Civil Trial Attorney. Specializing in insurance, personal injury and asbestos litigation, Mr. Pepe has tried in excess of 100 cases in the state and federal courts of New Jersey.

(201) 359-3635
Alan G. Philibosian, Counsel
Alan G. Philibosian



Alan G. Philibosian
Counsel
(201) 359-3692

Alan G. Philibosian is an attorney in Harwood Lloyd’s Commercial Department, concentrating his practice in real estate lending, commercial leasing, acquisitions and dispositions of commercial and residential real estate, and land use and development.

(201) 359-3692
David M. Repetto, Co-Managing Partner
David M. Repetto



David M. Repetto
Co-Managing Partner
(201) 359-3576

David M. Repetto is a Co-Managing Partner of Harwood Lloyd, LLC.

Mr. Repetto practices primarily in the firm's Wills, Trusts and Estates Department, concentrating on probate litigation. Mr. Repetto's practice also includes business counseling, commercial litigation and land use and zoning law.

(201) 359-3576
David T. Robertson, Partner
David T. Robertson



David T. Robertson
Partner
(201) 359-3668

He is a partner in the firm's Insurance Litigation Department. He specializes in insurance defense litigation, municipal law, arson and insurance fraud, insurance bad faith defense, legal ethics and professional responsibility. He is certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Civil Trial Attorney.

(201) 359-3668
Richard J. Ryan, Of Counsel
Richard J. Ryan



Richard J. Ryan
Of Counsel
(201) 487-1080

Richard J. Ryan is a co-founding partner of Harwood Lloyd, LLC., specializing in wills, trusts and estates for more than 40 years. With knowledge of and experience in the vast changes affecting estate planning and the associated gift and estate taxes, he assists in developing and implementing realistic estate plans in concert with members of the Wills, Trusts, and Estates Department.

(201) 487-1080
Joseph P. Scorese, Partner
Joseph P. Scorese



Joseph P. Scorese
Partner
(201) 359-3627

Joseph P. Scorese is a partner in Harwood Lloyd's Wills, Trusts and Estates Department. Mr. Scorese's primary area of practice is in estate planning and estate and trust administration for complex and high-net worth individuals.

(201) 359-3627
Victoria D. Silva, Associate
Victoria D. Silva



Victoria D. Silva
Associate
(201) 359-3506

Victoria D. Silva is an associate in Harwood Lloyd's Insurance Litigation Department and Commercial Department concentrating in commercial litigation and insurance defense litigation, handling matters in the areas of general commercial disputes, medical malpractice, construction, toxic tort, professional liability and premises liability.

(201) 359-3506
Michael E. Spinato, Partner
Michael E. Spinato



Michael E. Spinato
Partner
(201) 359-3654

 

Michael E. Spinato is a partner in Harwood Lloyd’s recently established Family Law Department.  Mr. Spinato has practiced in all phases of family law, including but not limited to, divorce, custody, parenting time, alimony, child support, domestic violence and equitable distribution of property for the past 35 years.  He is a member of both the New Jersey State and Bergen County Bar Associations.

 

 

Mr. Spinato graduated from Fordham University in 1976 with a B.A. in Economics.  He was then admitted to Seton Hall University Law Center where he graduated in 1979 with a Juris Doctor degree.  He was admitted to the New Jersey State Bar in December, 1979.  In September, 1979 through August, 1980 he served as law clerk to the Honorable Arthur Minuskin, Superior Court of New Jersey, Bergen County.

 

 

After leaving his clerkship, Mr. Spinato formed a partnership in his hometown of Elmwood Park (East Paterson), New Jersey.  He has since been a partner in a number of other firms throughout his career.  In 2008, he formed Michael E. Spinato, P.C. in Glen Rock, New Jersey where he has practiced until joining Harwood Lloyd.

 

 

 

During his 35 years of practice, Mr. Spinato has engaged in various legal and civic activities.  He has served as Public Defender for the Borough of Fort Lee, New Jersey (1979-1981), and Attorney for FMBA Local #47, Ridgewood Firefighters and Fire Officers Association.  He has participated in American Inns of Court and he remains a member of the State of New Jersey and Bergen County Family Law Sections.  He now serves as a Panel Chair of the Superior Court of New Jersey Mandatory Early Settlement Program, Family Part, Bergen County, and past as Chair of the District IIA – Fee Arbitration Committee.  He has also served as a member of the Board of Trustees, Pascack Mental Health Center.  He was a Charter Member of the Ridgewood Education Foundation.  He served as Chair of the Board of Adjustment, Village of Ridgewood for 10 years and he was on the Board of Trustees, Village of Ridgewood Baseball Association.  He also served as Coach for the Village of Ridgewood Baseball Association and the Village of Ridgewood Girls Softball Association.  He was an Instructor for the Paralegal School, Wayne, New Jersey, and served on the Board of Trustees, Gregory M. Hirsch Heart Foundation.

 

 

In addition, he is a proud member of the Elmwood Park Athletic Hall of Fame having been inducted in 2009.

 

(201) 359-3654
Abigail L. Stiefel, Counsel
Abigail L. Stiefel



Abigail L. Stiefel
Counsel
(201) 359-3540

Abigail guides individuals and their families through the often complex process of securing their legacy. Every step of the way, from establishing trusts to crafting and administering wills, she is committed to ensuring that her clients’ assets are safeguarded and their intentions fulfilled.

(201) 359-3540
Evelyn R. Storch, Partner
Evelyn R. Storch



Evelyn R. Storch
Partner
(201) 359-3556

Evelyn R. Storch is a partner in Harwood Lloyd's Commercial Department, specializing in complex commercial, real estate based, construction and employment litigation, professional liability claims, and insurance defense and coverage disputes. She has litigated intricate matters involving partnership dissolutions, shareholder and securities disputes, restrictive covenant suits, real estate brokerage claims (on behalf of both brokers and developers/owners), and civil rights violations.

(201) 359-3556
Minjung Suh, Counsel
Minjung Suh



Minjung Suh
Counsel
(201) 359-3637

Minjung Suh is Counsel in the Harwood Lloyd Commercial Department.

Ms. Suh focuses on the areas of corporate, commercial transactions and real estate transactions.

Ms. Suh received her B.A. in English Language and Literature from Yonsei University, South Korea in 1999. She received her J.D. from Loyola University Chicago School of Law in 2008.

(201) 359-3637
Lisa D. Swill, Associate
Lisa D. Swill



Lisa D. Swill
Associate
(201) 359 3608

Lisa D. Swill is an Associate with Harwood Lloyd’s Family Law Department. Ms. Swill has been litigating matrimonial cases since 1991 in the State of New Jersey. Ms. Swill specializes in all aspects of family related issues, including, but not limited to: the settlement of marital property claims, spousal and child support issues, custody disputes, parenting time issues and domestic violence. Ms. Swill also handles guardianship cases as well as issues that may occur prior to marriage.

(201) 359 3608
Andrew G. Toulas, Partner
Andrew G. Toulas



Andrew G. Toulas
Partner
(201) 359-3575

Andrew G. Toulas is a Partner with Harwood Lloyd's Insurance Litigation Department. Mr. Toulas joined Harwood Lloyd in 2007. He specializes in the defense of litigants in civil cases on behalf of insurance carriers trying numerous cases to verdict. He also handles cases involving issues of fraud, insurance coverage, mass tort, tort claims and personal injury negligence. In 2005, Mr. Toulas was certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney.

(201) 359-3575
Curtis J. Turpan, Co-Managing Partner
Curtis J. Turpan



Curtis J. Turpan
Co-Managing Partner
(201) 359-3675

Recognized as an expert in the field of No Fault Personal Injury Protection (PIP) and automobile coverage litigation, Curt chairs the Firm's PIP department..

(201) 359-3675
Stephen Wellinghorst, Partner
Stephen Wellinghorst



Stephen Wellinghorst
Partner
(201) 359-3530

Stephen Wellinghorst is a partner in Harwood Lloyd's Insurance Litigation Department.

Mr. Wellinghorst received his B.A. in Political Science from Montclair State University in 1984. He received his J.D. from Ohio Northern University Claude W. Pettit School of Law in 1988, where he was an Associate Editor of the Ohio Northern University Law Review.

(201) 359-3530