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Marks, O’Neill Attorneys Selected as SuperLawyers 2013

Congratulations to Kevin O’Brien, Joe O’Neill, and Patrick Lamb for being selected as Pennsylvania SuperLawyers 2013.  And, congratulations to Joe Bongiovanni, Daniel Bentz and Mariel Marsh for being included as Pennsylvania Rising Stars 2013, and Melissa Brown for being selected as a Rising Star in New Jersey 2013.  The Rising Star designation is for attorneys under […]

Sean X. Kelly and David Helwig Publish Article on Sandy Litigation

The latest edition of Declarations, the periodical issued by the International Association of Claims Professionals, includes the feature article The Storm Continues:  Third Party Claims in the Aftermath of Sandy.   David Helwig and Sean Kelly analyzed the repercussions of the storm from an insurance perspective and highlight the anticipated third party litigation likely to […]

New Jersey Supreme Court grants Certification on Interpretation of New Jersey Civil Rights Act

Sean Kelly and Melissa J. Kanbayashi from Marks O’Neill’s New Jersey office successfully obtained dismissal in two related matters involving allegations of violations of the New Jersey Civil Rights Act by a local business.  Both matters have worked their way through the Appellate courts.   The New Jersey Supreme Court recently agreed to grant Certification […]

Summary Judgment Granted in Construction Accident Case

Michael A. Kosar obtained summary judgment on behalf of client in a matter involving significant injuries stemming from a construction site accident. Plaintiff’s claimed he was injured as a result of a dangerous condition on the construction site where he was working disassembling a scaffold. As a result of a fall, Plaintiff alleged that he […]

Defense Verdict in Medical Malpractice and Negligence Case – Supreme Court, Ulster County, New York

On March 12, 2013, James M. Skelly, a partner in the Marks, O’Neill, O’Brien, Doherty & Kelly New York offices, obtained a defense verdict in a medical malpractice and negligence case against a doctor, medical assistant and medical office. The Plaintiff, an elderly woman, who walked with a cane, fractured her hip when she fell off […]