David J. Franzmathes, Esq. is an Associate at the firm with broad experience in Employment and Labor Law.

A specialist in employment law, Mr. Franzmathes is highly skilled in areas including employment contracts, employment discrimination, contracts, overtime and unpaid wages, benefits, and wrongful termination. Prior to coming over to Genova Burns, David spent three years as Associate Attorney at  a Holmdel-based law firm specializing in employment law and litigation.

David received his undergraduate degree in 2016 from The College of New Jersey, and his J.D. from Seton Hall University in 2019. While in law school, he published FMLA Retaliation: Issues With Causation as part of the university’s Law School Student Scholarship. He was also awarded Rising Star designation by the publishers of New Jersey Monthly and Super Lawyers® in 2023. Mr. Franzmathes is excited to work alongside many of Genova’s most knowledgeable employments lawyers as he furthers his career here at the Firm.


Employment Law & Litigation


Professional Services

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  • Named to the Rising Stars listing by the publishers of New Jersey Monthly and Super Lawyers®: 2023