About this office:
Established in 1938, Connell Foley is a full-service law firm with over 120 lawyers and six offices across the Mid-Atlantic region. We have built our firm on the goal of providing clients with outstanding legal service while maintaining a firm culture predicated by client service and teamwork. Our firm is well recognized throughout the region as a leader in numerous areas of law and includes 12 lawyers who are Certified Civil Trial Lawyers, as well as others who are highly ranked by peers and leading legal directories. Our broad range of legal services involves established and emerging areas of law, including alternative dispute resolution, construction, insurance, corporate law, banking, business crimes and regulatory defense, professional liability, intellectual property, toxic torts, environmental, taxation and estate planning, real estate and land use, employment and labor, antitrust, ERISA, and bankruptcy.
Through nearly 75 years of practice, we have amassed an impressive track record of helping clients achieve their business objectives when they confront high-profile and high-risk legal challenges. Individuals, startups and closely held corporations, large public and private corporations, financial institutions, insurance companies, nonprofits, government agencies, and educational institutions, among others, all turn to Connell Foley for customized, high-quality legal solutions. Our firm responds with a unique mix of personalized counsel and firm-wide expertise that covers an impressive range of skills.
Connell Foley maintains a dynamic, multifaceted law practice with lawyers who take a hands-on approach in partnering with clients, who maintain the highest ethical standards, and who offer keen insight and strategies that will lead to success. Our mission is to exceed our clients' expectations - to anticipate and stay on top of the frequent changes in the law and regulations that can affect our clients' goals.
Our firm's reputation for leadership is a result of our lawyers' work in private practice and beyond. Many of Connell Foley's leading lawyers have served as key past and present government officials, appointees, and court judges. Also, our widespread involvement in key trade associations and educational forums positions our lawyers as thought leaders whose perspectives are solicited by clients, policymakers, and business leaders on a wide range of issues. We are frequently honored by leading organizations for our contributions to numerous fields.
The foundation of our long-standing relationships, many of which span decades, is based on our dedication to deliver quality, cost-effective solutions. This legacy is the product of teamwork - collaboratively between attorney and client and among our attorneys. These relationships make Connell Foley a special place for our clients and our people.
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Statement of Practice Summary:
Antitrust, Banking, Bankruptcy, Cable Television, Commercial, Corporations, Criminal, Ecclesiastic Law, Educational Law, Employment Discrimination and Wrongful Termination Law, Environmental, Estate Planning, Family Law, Federal Practice, General Practice, Governmental Regulation, Grand Jury Investigations, Insurance, Insurance Coverage, Insurance Regulation, Internal Investigations, International Transactions, Labor and Employment Law, Land Use and Regulation, Medical Malpractice and Health Care Law, Municipal Finance, Patents, Trademark and Copyright, Personal Injury, Petroleum Marketing Practices Law, Probate, Product Liability, Professional Liability, Construction Law, Public Contract Law, Real Estate, Trial and Appellate Litigation (Civil and Criminal), Aviation Law, Condemnation/Eminent Domain, Estate and Trust Administration, Estate and Trust Planning, Estate Litigation, Tax Controversy, Tax Planning.
Year Established: 1936
ACE USA; Acord; Aegis Insurance Services, Inc.; Affiliated F.M. Insurance Co.; A.I.G.; American Realty Investment Trust; American Trucking Association; Arch Insurance Group; Archdiocese of Newark; Associated Aviation Underwriters; Associated General Contractors of New Jersey; AT&T Capital;; Aventis Properties; Bausch & Lomb; Bethlehem Steel Corp.; Black and Decker; California Vivus; Cali Realty Corporation; Carter-Wallace; Casino Reinvestment and Development Authority; Cathedral Health Care; Cendent Corp.; Centex Homes; Chase Manhattan Bank; Citicorp; Clarendon Insurance Company; CNA Entertainment Coalition; CNA Insurance Co.; Conair; Consolidated Rail Corp./Conrail; Coregis Group; Corporate Contractors; CUNA Mutual Insurance Co.; Di Gorgio Corporation; Dobbs International Services; Dow Jones & Company, Inc.; Engelhard Industries; Enron North America Corp.; Episcopal Diocese of New Jersey; Equiva Services, LLC; Evenflo Company, Inc.; Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.; First Union National Bank; Fleet Mortgage Corp.; Fleet Bank; Foster Wheeler Corp.; Frank A. McBride Co.; Freightliner; Garden State Paper Co.; Gate Gourmet; General Electric Co.; George Harms Construction Co.; Golden Eagle Insurance Co.; Great American Insurance; G.E. Americom; Hanover Insurance; Health Care Insurance Co.; Hexion, Inc.; Hilton Hotels Corp.; Hoechst Marion Roussel, Inc.; Hovson, Inc.; H.B. Fuller Co.; IFA Insurance; Independent Sheet Metal Co.; J.E. Roberts Companies; John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Co.; Kemper Insurance; Keystone Property Trust; K-Mart; Lehmann Mills, Inc.; Lexington Insurance; Lloyds of London; Lumber Insurance Co.; Lyndon Property Insurance Co.; Mail Boxes Etc.; Major League Baseball Properties, Inc.; Marshalls, Inc.; McBride Enterprises; Media General; Mercedes Benz; Merrill Lynch; Metcalf & Eddy, Inc.; Microsoft; Miles Laboratories; Minn. Mining & Manufacturing (3M); Mitsubishi; Montblanc-North America; Montclair State University; Morris Companies; Motiva Enterprises, LLC.; National Amusements, Inc.; New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance Co.; New Jersey Realty Title Insurance Co.; Ocean Energy; Onyx Fine Buildings, Inc.; Pinkerton; Princeton Insurance Co.; Prudential; Prudential Insurance & Financial Services; Prudential Realty; Public Service Electric & Gas Co.; Reliance Nat'l Acclaims; Ritter Sysco Food Services; Rutgers The State University of New Jersey; Safeco Insurance; Schoor De Palma, Inc.; Seaboard Enterprises; Seaboard Properties; Senior Campus Living; Seton Hall University; Shell Oil Co.; St. Barnabas Medical Center; St. Paul Insurance Co.; Summit Trust Co.; Target Corp.; TCW; Texas Eastern Transmission Co.; The Aetna Casualty & Surety Company; The Conduit & Foundation Corp.; The Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Co.; The Hahn Co.; The May Co.; The Travelers Indemnity Company; Travelers Casualty & Surety Company; United Services Automobile Assn. (USAA); Universal Foods Corporation; Urban Comm. Data; Walden Book Company, Inc.; Wells Fargo Guard Services; White Rose Foods; Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB.
(For Complete Biographical data, on all personnel, see Professional Biographies at Roseland, New Jersey)