Ms. Fruci noted that she is "honored to have been elected to Chair of the Women in the Profession Section" and considers herself "fortunate to have a long history with the section – thanks to the encouragement of Genova Burns' Partners Kathleen Barnett Einhorn, Esq. and Dina M. Mastellone, Esq. – having previously served as the Secretary, Vice-Chair and Chair-Elect. Throughout those years, I have been able to build great relationships and connections with the women that are active members of this incredible section of our wonderful State Bar. I look forward to dedicating myself to the section’s mission and concern for advancing women's rights issues."
The Women in the Profession Section is dedicated to advancing the issues of women’s rights in the legal profession.
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About Maria R. Fruci
Ms. Fruci, Counsel in the Firm's Newark, NJ office, is Co-Chair of the Fashion Law Practice and a member of the Complex Commercial Litigation, Class Action Defense, Intellectual Property, and Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution Practice Groups.
Ms. Fruci is dedicated to assisting her clients throughout the various events and stages in their lives. She handles a wide range of matters, successfully representing individuals, and public and private entities in complex commercial disputes, trademark protection and litigations, mediations and arbitrations from initial stages through trial and appeal. Ms. Fruci’s clientele spans various fields including start-up companies, family-owned and small businesses, entrepreneurs and large contractors. She serves as general outside counsel for various businesses including a successful start-up fashion house.
Ms. Fruci also represents a wide array of clients in their divorce and post-judgment matters involving issues of alimony, child support, equitable distribution and visitation, among others. She assists clients from as early as prior to separation through mediation or trial and appeal.