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FMG opens Newark, NJ office


Freeman Mathis & Gary, LLP, a leading nationwide litigation law firm, is pleased to announce the opening of its new office in Newark, New Jersey. The firm now has twenty offices, which collectively are located in ten states.
FMG is pleased to welcome Paul Piantino, who joins the firm as a Partner and Office Chair. Also joining are Maria Moukides as Senior Counsel and Associates Christopher Donnelly, Beverly Nwanna, and Brittany Rusinak. FMG’s newest office is located at 1 Gateway Center, Suite 2600, Newark, NJ 07102.

Each of the firm’s new attorneys formerly practiced with the law firm of White and Williams, LLP.
The group has a broad array of litigation experience, including aviation, employment, financial services, directors and officers, extracontractual and coverage, professional liability, and catastrophic liability. Their clients include businesses involved in healthcare, technology, aviation, professional services, hospitality, insurance, and construction.

FMG now has over 190 lawyers nationally. Together with the New York City, Philadelphia, Cherry Hill, Boston, Providence, and New Haven offices, the firm has over 50 lawyers in the Northeastern United States.

Ben Mathis, FMG’s Managing Partner, said, “Paul and his team fit perfectly with our culture and core practice areas. They are hardworking and accomplished attorneys. They make a great addition as we continue our expansion in New Jersey.

Newark marks our second new office opening since March. Even in this uncertain COVID era, we are in the fortunate position to be able to add quality attorneys and open new offices. We continue to evaluate a number of other opportunities given the disruption of legal services, and we will be making additional announcements throughout the remainder of 2020 of more lawyers joining the firm.”

About Freeman Mathis & Gary, LLP: Freeman Mathis & Gary, LLP is a leading national litigation firm, serving clients through its practice sections in Appellate Advocacy, Commercial Litigation/Directors & Officers, Construction & Design Law, Data Security, Privacy & Technology, Financial Services and Banking, Government Law, Insurance Coverage and Extra-Contractual Liability, Labor and Employment, Professional Liability/Errors and Omissions and Tort & Catastrophic Loss. With offices in California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island, FMG attorneys serve as trusted counsel to corporations and governments throughout the country, providing practical, efficient, and cost-effective solutions for legal issues. For more information about FMG, visit