Effective immediately, Brian Paul has been named Co-Managing Partner of Szaferman, Lakind, Blumstein & Blader, sharing the role with Barry Szaferman who has been the firm’s sole managing partner for the past 44 years. Brian has been a member of the firm’s Executive Committee for over 15 years and an integral part of the firm’s management, assisting with day-to-day operations as well as strategic planning. This announcement comes as part of the firm’s succession planning efforts as it moves to continue its role as a pillar of the Princeton-area community.
Founded in 1977 and centrally located in Lawrenceville, New Jersey, Szaferman Lakind is a full-service, Martindale-Hubbell™ AV-Preeminent® law firm that has been listed among U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”* from 2014 through 2021 in the New Jersey Metro area. The firm was most recently recognized in the areas of Commercial Litigation, Family Law, Land Use & Zoning Law and Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs. The firm practices throughout New Jersey and boasts 35+ attorneys who provide legal representation to businesses, investors, professionals, families and individuals in several areas, among them family law, general and commercial litigation, personal injury, estate and business planning and business law.
Brian is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Matrimonial Law Attorney, and specializes in litigating, mediating and arbitrating financially complex high net worth divorce actions. During his twenty-five plus year career, Brian has been involved in many appellate cases that have helped shape New Jersey family law, with the New Jersey State Bar Association awarding him its Amicus Curiae Award on five separate occasions for his efforts in representing and advocating the NJ State Bar Association’s position on family law cases before the New Jersey Supreme Court.
“I am pleased to be sharing the role of Managing Partner with Brian”, said Barry Szaferman. “He is an incredible attorney with an exceptional business acumen, and I am excited for us to be leading the firm into the future together side by side.”
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