Jack T. Spinella, Esq.

Jack T. Spinella is the Founding Partner of the firm. He advises a variety of businesses, individuals, and non-profit organizations on a wide range of legal and business issues.  He has deep federal and state court experience, specializing in complex commercial and corporate litigation, construction litigation, shareholder and partnership disputes, and general business transactions, advisory, and regulatory matters.  Jack concentrates his practice in corporate counseling and governance, as well as in complex and multi-party litigation with an emphasis in mortgage banking, commercial lending, secured transactions, foreclosures, business torts, trade secrets, corporate/business disputes, commercial real estate matters, construction, liens, and commercial/consumer debt collection. He also handles insurance defense of medical providers’ actions for reimbursement relating to workers’ compensation claims.

In addition to litigation, Jack routinely advises clients on issues involving business formation, governance, restructuring and dissolution, as well as legal compliance and regulatory concerns. He has extensive experience counselling companies throughout all aspects of their businesses, from assessing programs, policies, and procedures and handling employment issues, to conducting risk assessments and evaluating business development plans for legal compliance and long-term growth. When disputes do arise, he has the experience and expertise necessary to find cost-effective and positive solutions that take into account his clients’ business needs.

Jack is admitted to practice in the state courts of New Jersey and New York, in the Federal District Court of New Jersey, the Federal District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the Second and Third Circuit Courts of Appeal, and the Supreme Court of the United States. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from Seton Hall in 1990, and his Juris Doctorate from Brooklyn Law School in 1996. He also holds a Master’s Degree in Environmental Management from Montclair University. Before starting the Spinella Law Group LLC, Jack was a partner at a large regional law firm from 2001-2004. Jack is a member of the Morris and Bergen County Bar Associations, and serves as an arbitrator for the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. He is also a Rule 1:40-12 court-approved mediator and arbitrator with extensive experience in civil matters, general equity, and environmental disputes.

Jack is a gourmet cook with a real appreciation for fine food and the culinary arts, which led to his representation of various bars and restaurants and restaurant groups. He provides quality legal services to the New Jersey/New York area and handles cases throughout the U.S. in both state and federal court.

Managing Member
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Jill A. Manzo, Esq.

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Geroge T. Imperial, Esq

George T. Imperial is certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Certified Civil Trial Attorney. He has amassed litigation experience spanning a range of practice areas, including construction, commercial, tort defense, personal injury, and matrimonial matters.

George admitted to practice in the state court of New Jersey and in the Federal District Court of New Jersey with experience in civil, general equity, and probate matters. He also counsels individual clients in all matters related to wills and estates.

George is a Rule 1:40-12 Court Approved Mediator with experience in civil, general equity and probate matters.  He also counsels individual clients in all mates related to wills and estates.

George’s exemplary public service includes tenures as former Assistant Prosecutor and former Assistant Public Defender for the County of Essex, former Mayor of Caldwell, former legislative assistant to the late Senator Nicholas Fernicola, and former Municipal Court Judge in both Caldwell and Lincoln Park, New Jersey.

Geroge is admitted to practice in the state court of New Jersey as well as the Federal District Court of New Jersey.  He is also certified as a Civil Trial Attorney with the New Jersey Supreme Court.  He earned his Bachelor of Science from Seton Hall University and his Juris Doctor from Rutgers, The University of New Jersey School of Law – Newark.

Geroge also holds several honors and awards such as Distinguished Service Award, Essex County Prosecutor, Brendan T. Byrne, Man of the Year Award, Maria S.S. Della Lavina Society and Top Rated Lawyer in 2013 Corporate Counsel, The American Lawyer and National Law Journal.

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