November 6, 2019

By: Angelo J. Genova, Kathleen Barnett Einhorn, Jennifer Mazawey, James J. McGovern III, John C. Petrella, Judson M. Stein

The Best Lawyers in America® Names Genova Burns Attorneys to 2020 Listing

Judson M. Stein, Esq. Selected for "Lawyer of the Year" for Second Year in a Row

Genova Burns is pleased to announce that six of the firm's attorneys have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2020 (a trademark of Woodward/White, Inc.). In addition, Judson M. Stein, Esq. has been selected as a 2020 "Lawyer of the Year" in the Newark metropolitan area in the area of Trusts & Estates law.

  • Angelo J. Genova, Esq., Chairman, has been listed consecutively for over 30 years in Commercial Litigation, Employment Law – Management, Labor Law Management, and Litigation – Labor and Employment.
  • Judson M. Stein, Esq. is Chair of the Trusts & Estates Practice and a Partner in the Non-Profit & Tax Exempt Organizations Practice and has been listed consecutively for over 15 years in Litigation – Trusts & Estates. Mr. Stein was also named the Best Lawyers® 2019 Trusts & Estates Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Newark, NJ.
  • Kathleen Barnett Einhorn, Esq. is Chair of the firm’s Complex Commercial Litigation and Intellectual Property Law Practices and a Partner in the Procurement Law, Government Contract Compliance & Bid Protest Litigation, Employment Law & Litigation, Education Law, and White Collar Criminal Defense, Corporate Internal Investigations & Corporate Ethics Practices. Ms. Einhorn has been listed in Commercial Litigation for over 5 years.
  • Jennifer Mazawey, Esq. is a Partner in the Commercial Real Estate & Redevelopment, Construction Law & Litigation, Education Law, Environmental Law, and Land Use & Approvals Practices, and has been listed in Real Estate Law since 2015.
  • James J. McGovern, III, Esq. is Chair of the Labor Law and Alcohol & Regulated Products Law Practices and has been listed consecutively for over 15 years in Employment Law – Management and Labor Law – Management.
  • John C. Petrella, Esq. is Chair of the Employment Law & Litigation Practice. Mr. Petrella has been listed consecutively for over 10 years in Employment Law – Management and Labor Law – Management.

The selection of lawyers for inclusion in Best Lawyers is based on a comprehensive annual peer-review survey in which leading attorneys cast their votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. The complete methodology is available here.

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