Marshall Dennehey Announces 2022 New Jersey Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Seven attorneys from Marshall Dennehey’s Mount Laurel and Roseland, New Jersey, offices have been selected to the 2022 edition of New Jersey Super Lawyers magazine. A Thomson Reuters business, 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.

Leonard C. Leicht has been selected a New Jersey Super Lawyer in the areas of Civil Litigation Defense and Transportation/Maritime. Mr. Leicht concentrates his practice in defending significant commercial motor vehicle, personal injury, employment, civil rights and professional liability matters. Recognized by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Certified Civil Trial Attorney, he has handled precedent-setting appellate matters before the Supreme Court and Appellate Division of New Jersey, and regularly represents clients in administrative, disciplinary and labor hearings. He is admitted to practice in New Jersey and New York. 

The firm’s 2022 New Jersey Super Lawyer Rising Stars include: 

Ariel C. 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. He is admitted to practice in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. 

Christopher J. DiCicco, Transportation/Maritime Litigation. Mr. DiCicco focuses his practice on product liability and admiralty and maritime litigation. He also has experience handling aviation matters. He is admitted to practice in New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania, and he actively handles litigation in all three states.

Ryan Thomas Gannon, Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice Defense. Mr. Gannon focuses on medical malpractice and nursing home malpractice litigation. He is admitted to practice in New Jersey and New York. 

Heather M. LaBombardi, Medical Malpractice Defense. Ms. LaBombardi defends health care practitioners and facilities in medical malpractice and health care liability matters. She is admitted to practice in New Jersey and New York. 

Paul W. Lanza, Personal Injury, General, Defense. Mr. Lanza serves our clients out of the Roseland and Manhattan offices, concentrating his practice primarily on trucking/transportation liability, premises/retail liability, and construction injury litigation. Additionally, he handles cases in the fields of condominium/community association law, automobile liability, products liability, and malpractice claims against real estate professionals. He is frequently retained by his clients to handle the pre-suit investigation of high exposure cases involving complex issues of fact and law, including fatal commercial vehicle accidents.

Sara W. Mazzolla, Personal Injury, General, Defense. Ms. Mazzolla defends matters involving premises liability, amusements, sports and recreation, construction, automobile, and condominium/community association law. She also defends professional liability claims involving sports coaches and real estate professionals. She is admitted to practice in New Jersey and New York.