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Liana R. Abreu

Liana R. Abreu

Associate, Employment & Labor Law

Ms. Abreu has extensive experience in reviewing trial court records, conducting legal research, and drafting pre-argument bench memoranda.

Ms. Abreu most recently completed a clerkship for the Honorable Brian R. Martinotti, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey. Prior to her clerkship, Ms. Abreu was an associate in the Gibbons Commercial & Criminal Litigation Department. She also completed a clerkship for the Honorable Marie P. Simonelli, Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division.

Credentials

Education

Seton Hall University School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude)

  • Order of the Coif
  • Recipient, Newark Scholarship
  • Recipient, Seton Hall Law Success Scholarship
  • Editor-in-Chief, Seton Hall Legislative Journal

Rutgers University (B.S., magna cum laude)

  • Dean’s List

Professional Admissions

State of New Jersey

State of New York

United States District Court for the District of New Jersey

United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York

United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

Professional Activities

Essex County Bar Association

New Jersey State Bar Association

Association for Portuguese Speaking Attorneys

Judicial Clerkship(s)

Judicial clerk to the Honorable Brian R. Martinotti, United States District Court, District of New Jersey, Trenton, NJ, April 2017 – September 2019

Judicial clerk to the Honorable Marie P. Simonelli, J.A.D., Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division, Newark, NJ, 2015 – 2016

Judicial intern to the Honorable Michael A. Hammer, U.S. Magistrate Judge, United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, Newark, NJ, Summer 2013

Civic/Charitable Activities

NJLEEP
Mentor

Languages

Portuguese

Spanish