John is a partner whose practice focuses on professional liability defense, insurance and commercial litigation, the defense of claims brought by prisoners, employment practices liability, and risk management. He represents medical and mental health professionals, hospitals, surgical centers, nursing homes, assisted living facilities, home health care companies, cooperatives and condominiums, lawyers, accountants, architects, engineers, insurance brokers and agents, security brokers/dealers, collection agencies, real estate brokers and agents, title agents, home inspectors and other professionals and semi-professionals in state, federal and administrative proceedings throughout New Jersey. He also provides advice and counsel to insurers, employers, prisons, cooperatives and condominiums and other companies on liability, coverage, commercial, employment, cyber-liability and risk management issues.

 

John handles claims through trial and appeal, represents medical and mental health professionals in disciplinary actions before New Jersey licensing boards, and has monitored/supervised local defense counsel on insurance coverage, construction and nursing home negligence cases in New Jersey and throughout the country.  He has also spoken about and written various articles (in the New Jersey Law Journal, the American Bar Association’s “Professionals’, Officers’, and Directors’ Committee Newsletter,” Defense Research Institute’s “For the Defense,” Professional Liability Underwriting Society’s “PLUS Journal,” and the Food and Drug Law Institute’s “Update”) on professional liability, risk management, cyber liability and general liability issues in New Jersey and throughout the country. 

Practice Areas

Accountants Professional Liability

Architects and Engineers

Commercial Litigation

Cyber Liability

General Liability

Lawyers Professional Liability

Medical Malpractice

Miscellaneous Professional Liability

Nursing Home and Long Term Care

Products Liability

Toxic Tort

Condominium and Community Association Liability

 

Education

St. John’s University School of Law, J.D., 1997

College of the Holy Cross, B.A., 1993

 

Bar and Court Admissions

New Jersey

New York

U.S. Court of Appeals – Third Circuit

U.S. District Courts – District of New Jersey, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York

 

Other Professional Affiliations

New Jersey State Bar Association

New York State Bar Association

Defense Research Institute

Professional Liability Underwriting Society

Food and Drug Law Institute