Cole Schotz P.C. is pleased to announce that 20 attorneys in the firm’s Hackensack, NJ office have been recognized by Super Lawyers for excellence in their field. Ten attorneys were named to the 2021 New Jersey Super Lawyers list and ten attorneys were named New Jersey “Rising Stars.”

Michael D. Sirota and Warren A. Usatine were recognized on the Top 100 New Jersey Super Lawyers list and Randi W. Kochman was recognized on the Top 50 Women New Jersey Super Lawyers list.

Super Lawyers recognizes outstanding lawyers as determined by peer recognition and professional achievement. The attorneys named to the 2021 lists practice in a variety of areas including Bankruptcy (Business), Business Litigation, Employment & Labor, Estate & Probate, Litigation and Real Estate.
Cole Schotz’ 2021 New Jersey Super Lawyers are:

Richard W. Abramson
Joseph Barbiere
Michael H. Forman
Glenn R. Kazlow
Steven R. Klein
Wendy F. Klein
Randi W. Kochman
Donald A. Ottaunick
Michael D. Sirota
Warren A. Usatine

Cole Schotz’ 2021 New Jersey Rising Stars are:

Robert M. DiPisa
Jason R. Finkelstein
Jonathan Goodelman
Eric S. Latzer
Jennifer M. Lota
Lauren M. Manduke
Marissa A. Mastroianni
Brian P. Matthews
Michael Trentin
Michael R. Yellin

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Attorneys who are 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less are eligible to be named Rising Stars. Up to five percent of the lawyers in the state are named to Super Lawyers, and no more than 2.5 percent are named to the Rising Stars list.

As the law continues to evolve on these matters, please note that this article is current as of date and time of publication and may not reflect subsequent developments. The content and interpretation of the issues addressed herein is subject to change. Cole Schotz P.C. disclaims any and all liability with respect to actions taken or not taken based on any or all of the contents of this publication to the fullest extent permitted by law. This is for general informational purposes and does not constitute legal advice or create an attorney-client relationship. Do not act or refrain from acting upon the information contained in this publication without obtaining legal, financial and tax advice. For further information, please do not hesitate to reach out to your firm contact or to any of the attorneys listed in this publication.

Join Our Mailing List

Stay up to date with the latest insights, events, and more

Check all areas of law you are interested in receiving e-newsletters and alerts about:(Required)
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Our Practices



Our Industries