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News Archive: July 2011

July 31, 2011

Trial Results: July 2011

Ed Thornton tried a matter in Mercer County, in which the judge directed a liability verdict against the insured, who caused a rear-end hit with a loaded dump truck. It was agreed that the plaintiff has …


News Archive: June 2011

June 30, 2011

Trial Results: June 2011

Eric Harrison and Jennifer Herrmann obtained summary judgment in an educational civil rights case in which the plaintiff , a young disabled student with a history of behavioral outbursts, sued on account of the school staff …


Eric Harrison Named a “Smart Litigator” by NJ Law Journal

June 1, 2011

Eric Harrison has been named to the Litigator Board of New Jersey Law Journal for its launch of “Smart Litigator”, an online research tool focused on the needs of New Jersey attorneys. The Law Journal enlisted Eric to provide content …


New Hire: Richard Nelke

May 31, 2011

M&W is pleased to announce the hiring of Richard Nelke to the firm.

Richard A. Nelke graduated from Pace University School of Law in 1999 and Seton Hall University in 1996.  Mr. Nelke  was admitted to the NJ Bar in …


News Archive: May 2011

May 30, 2011

Trial Results:  May 2011

Stephen R. Katzman successfully defeated the claim of a Neptune homeowner, who was believed to have set fi re to his home, by establishing, with the help of a computer forensic analyst, that the insured submitted …


News Archive: April 2011

April 30, 2011

Trial Results:  April 2011

Ed Thornton tried a fall down matter in Hudson County, the plaintiff alleging a fall on ice on a commercial sidewalk, alleging herniated discs of the lumbar and cervical spines. Ed cross examined plaintiff and her …


M&W SUPER LAWYERS AND RISING STARS

March 31, 2011

Once again, Ed Thornton, Bill Bloom and Eric Harrison have been elected as “Super Lawyers” for 2011 by their peers. Ed was selected in 2005, 2007, 2009 and now in 2011and Bill and Eric were selected this year as …


Seminar: Workers Compensation/Commercial Liability

March 18, 2011

Marc Dembling presented a seminar for ICLE on March 18th regarding Workers Compensation/Commercial Liability – Unexpected Exposures…


News Archive: January 2011

January 31, 2011

Trial Results: January 2011

Bill Bloom tried a negligent supervision case in Camden County in February of this year. Plaintiff, a 6th grader at the time, claimed that while unsupervised in gym class, he attempted to leg press six hundred …


Seminar: Emerging Issues in Insurance Law

January 15, 2011

Marc Dembling  presented a seminar for ICLE on January 15th regarding Emerging Issues in Insurance law (January 2011)…