March 19, 2018

Gibbons P.C. had 63 attorneys featured in New Jersey Super Lawyers and New Jersey Super Lawyers Rising Stars, with 47 on the 2018 Super Lawyers list and 16 on the 2018 Rising Stars list.

Highlights of this year’s New Jersey Super Lawyers list include the top-tier rankings earned by four Gibbons attorneys:

Top 10 Attorneys in New Jersey

  • Christine A. Amalfe, Chair, Employment & Labor Law Department
  • Lawrence S. Lustberg, Co-Chair, Commercial & Criminal Litigation Department

Top 100 Attorneys in New Jersey

  • Christine A. Amalfe, Chair, Employment & Labor Law Department
  • Michael R. Griffinger, Director, Commercial & Criminal Litigation Department
  • Lawrence S. Lustberg, Co-Chair, Commercial & Criminal Litigation Department

Top 50 Female Attorneys in New Jersey

  • Christine A. Amalfe, Chair, Employment & Labor Law Department
  • Karen A. Giannelli, Chair, Financial Restructuring & Creditors’ Rights Department

In addition, five attorneys were named for the first time to the Rising Stars list, the largest number of new attorneys selected for this list in many years.

The Super Lawyers selection process comprises hundreds of thousands of statewide or regional surveys supplemented by a comprehensive examination of each nominee’s background and experience, focusing on such criteria as verdicts and settlements, transactions, representative clients, honors and awards, educational background, and any other outstanding achievements. Only 5 percent of the total lawyers in the state are selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers.

The Gibbons attorneys listed in the 2018 issue of Super Lawyers are:

Frederick W. Alworth
Christine A. Amalfe
Guy V. Amoresano
Dale E. Barney
Russell B. Bershad
Kelly Ann Bird
Mitchell Boyarsky
Robert C. Brady
Thomas J. Cafferty
Frank T. Cannone
Kim M. Catullo
Debra A. Clifford
Mark B. Conlan
David N. Crapo
David E. De Lorenzi
Phillip J. Duffy
Patrick C. Dunican Jr.
Irvin M. Freilich
Howard D. Geneslaw
Karen A. Giannelli
Lawrence A. Goldman
Michael R. Griffinger
Alyce C. Halchak
William S. Hatfield
Jennifer A. Hradil
Douglas J. Janacek
John H. Klock
James M. Lee
Bruce A. Levy
Barry Liss
Lawrence S. Lustberg
Robert J. MacPherson
Michael R. McDonald
Brian J. McMahon
Susan L. Nardone
Mary Frances Palisano
Susanne Peticolas
Michael F. Quinn
Kristin D. Sostowski
Peter J. Torcicollo
Thomas R. Valen
Frank J. Vecchione
Christopher Walsh
Kevin G. Walsh
E. Evans Wohlforth, Jr.
John T. Wolak
Richard S. Zackin

Those listed in the 2018 Rising Stars section are:

Adam C. Arnold
Suzanne Herrmann Brock
Andrew J. Camelotto
Michael D. DeLoreto
Joshua R. Elias
Randy A. Gray
Lauren James-Weir
Lindsay J. Jarusiewicz
James J. La Rocca
Shawn M. LaTourette
J. Brugh Lower
Natalie H. Mantell
Calvin K. May
Caroline E. Oks
Samuel I. Portnoy
Kevin W. Weber

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A description of the selection process methodology for the awards referenced is available at 
gibbonslaw.com/awards/.