Marshall Dennehey Announces 2018 New Jersey Super Lawyers & Rising Stars

Eleven attorneys from the New Jersey offices of Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin have been selected to the 2018 edition of New Jersey Super Lawyers magazine. A Thomson Reuters business, New Jersey Super Lawyers is a rating service of lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected as Super Lawyers and no more than 2.5 percent are selected for Super Lawyer Rising Stars. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. A description of the selection methodology can be found at No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Marshall Dennehey attorneys selected to the 2018 New Jersey Super Lawyers list include:

John L. Slimm, Professional Liability Defense. Mr. Slimm has devoted the majority of his 40-year career to the representation of attorneys, accountants, architects and engineers, directors and officers, and investment and insurance professionals in litigation.

Lary Zucker, Personal Injury Defense and Entertainment & Sports Defense. Mr. Zucker chairs the firm's Amusements, Sports & Recreation Practice Group and has 35 years of litigation experience.

Wendy Smith, Construction Litigation. Wendy has practiced in the area of construction defect/architects and engineers litigation for more than 30 years, representing general contractors, subcontractors and design professionals.

Marshall Dennehey attorneys selected to the 2018 New Jersey Super Lawyer Rising Stars list include:

Ariel Brownstein, Insurance Coverage. Mr. Brownstein focuses his practice on insurance fraud and SIU litigation, with an emphasis on medical provider fraud and large loss fraud.

Alicia Calaf, Personal Injury General Defense. Ms. Calaf primarily focuses her practice on medical malpractice and nursing home litigation.

Christopher DiCicco, Transportation/Maritime Litigation. Mr. DiCicco focuses his practice on admiralty and maritime litigation, including maritime personal injury cases and marine construction cases. He also handles trucking and aviation cargo defense matters. He is admitted to practice in both New Jersey and New York and he actively handles litigation in both states.

Julie Dorfman, Civil Litigation Defense. Julie focuses her practice in a wide variety of casualty litigation matters, including maritime, premises and product liability, auto liability, and hospitality & liquor liability.  

Monica Fillmore, Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice Defense. Ms. Fillmore concentrates on medical malpractice, long-term care and health care litigation.

Ryan Gannon, Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice Defense. Mr. Gannon focuses on medical malpractice and nursing home malpractice litigation.

Heather LaBombardi, Medical Malpractice Defense. Ms. LaBombardi defends health care practitioners and facilities in medical malpractice and health care liability matters.

Nicholas Rimassa, Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice Defense. Mr. Rimassa focuses on medical malpractice defense and nursing home malpractice litigation.