Mr. Cavaiola has a broad range of experience assisting clients across various industries with environmental, real estate, and land use law. More specifically, he focuses his practice on complex environmental litigation and transactional matters involving CERCLA, the New Jersey Spill Act, regulatory enforcement, compliance issues, hazardous waste, site remediation, and federal and state cost recovery and contribution claims.

He has also handled business litigation matters such as asset purchase agreements and shareholder disputes.


  • Vermont Law School (J.D., magna cum laude)
    • Articles Editor, Vermont Law Review
  • Monmouth University (M.A., Public Policy)
    • Pi Sigma Alpha
  • University of Scranton (B.S.)

Professional Activities

American Bar Association

New Jersey State Bar Association

Civic / Charitable Activities

Covenant House New Jersey, Legal Services Board - Member

Professional Admissions

  • State of New Jersey

Judicial Clerkship(s)

Law clerk to the Honorable Katie A. Gummer, J.S.C., Civil Division, Superior Court of New Jersey, Monmouth County, 2015-2016

Judicial extern to the Honorable Michael A. Shipp, U.S.D.J., United States Federal Court, District of New Jersey, Trenton, NJ, 2014