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NJ Defense Assn. article “The Evolution of the Mode of Operation” by Ed Thornton

October 24, 2014

New Jersey Defense Association recently published an article written by Ed Thornton regarding “The Evolution of the Mode of Operation” theory of liability in commercial premises liability cases. Click here to view the article and feel free to contact Ed …


Jared Schure and Vivian Lekkas have article published in the NJ Law Journal regarding Finding Individual Liability Under the NJ LAD

August 11, 2014

Jared Schure and Vivian Lekkas have article published in the New Jersey Law Journal regarding Finding Individual Liability Under the N. J. LAD.  Click Here to Read the Article.…


M&W Named Insurance Law Litigation Department of the Year

April 7, 2014

Methfessel & Werbel Named Insurance Law Litigation Department of the Year by the New Jersey Law Journal

 The firm marks over 40 years serving the Insurance and Risk Industry by receiving the prestigious award recognizing its excellence and impact in


M&W Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

March 25, 2014

The editors of New Jersey Monthly have selected several attorneys from Methfessel & Werbel as “Super Lawyers” in their respective fields.  Partners Ed Thornton, William Bloom, Eric Harrison, Marc Dembling, Matt Werbel and Counsel Blake Johnstone


Marc Dembling Moderates ICLE Seminar on Hot Topics in Insurance Law: 2014

January 20, 2014

Marc Dembling, Partner, moderated his annual seminar for the Institute for Continuing Legal Education on Saturday, January 18th 2014 at the New Jersey State Bar Law Center in New Brunswick.  The seminar was titled ” Hot Topics in Insurance …


Methfessel & Werbel Announces Promotions

January 1, 2014

Methfessel & Werbel is proud to announce that Marc L. Dembling has been promoted to Partner. Gina Stanziale was promoted from Associate to Counsel.  Mr. Dembling is one of the leaders of the Insurance Coverage team.  Ms. Stanziale is a …


Eric Harrison To Be Featured Speaker at Special Education Seminar

December 17, 2013

Eric Harrison will be one of the featured speakers at the National Business Institute’s Special Education Laws Made Simple live seminar on Monday, January 13th, 2014. This comprehensive course lays out the legal requirements and procedures, and examines the landmines …


Eric Harrision Appears on AM Best’s Insurance Law Podcast

November 18, 2013

Eric Harrison was the subject of AM Best’s Insurance Law Podcast.  In an interview with A.M. Best Company’s John Czuba, editor of Best’s Directory of Recommended Insurance Attorneys, Eric discusses bullying and why litigation over bullying is of increasing concern. …


M&W Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

May 31, 2013

New Jersey Monthly has issued its list  of “Super Lawyers” for 2013 and the list includes several Methfessel & Werbel attorneys..  William S. Bloom – Personal Injury Defense & Insurance Coverage, Marc L. Dembling – Insurance Coverage, Eric L. Harrison


Seminar: Current Trends in Public Entity Liability

April 30, 2013

In April, Eric Harrisonpresented a seminar for the Municipal Excess Liability Joint Insurance Fund regarding Current Trends in Public Entity Liability Law. A copy of Eric’s presentation may be downloaded here.…