Gino Zonghetti

Robert Berns

Jeffrey Cooper

James Kenny

Kevin O’Donnell

Kenneth Danielsen

Christie Tomm

John Blomquist

Jason Navarino

Dennis Baptista


Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck in Hackensack welcomes Gino Zonghetti, formerly managing partner at Kenny & Zongheti of New York and Newark, in a merger of the two firms. Zonghetti, who practices in admiralty, employment practices liability and professional liability, will serve as managing partner of the firm’s Hackensack office. … Also joining Kaufman Dolowich is Robert Berns, previously a partner with Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker in Florham Park, who focuses in professional liability defense, ethics proceedings, insurance and commercial disputes. … Rabinowitz, Lubetkin & Tully in Livingston welcomes Jeffrey Cooper, previously a partner with Carella, Byrne, Cecchi, Olstein, Brody & Agnello in Roseland. He handles business reorganization and restructuring, debtor/creditor rights, and bankruptcy and commercial litigation matters.

Of Counsel

Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck in Hackensack brings on board James Kenny, as part of its merger with Kenny & Zonghetti. A founding partner of the Kenny firm, he is a trial and appellate attorney whose practice focuses on civil litigation in the areas of product liability, admiralty and maritime law, aviation law, commercial litigation, securities litigation and employment law. He will work out of the firm’s New York and Hackensack offices.


Also joining Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck from Kenny & Zonghetti are associates Kevin O’Donnell, Kenneth Danielsen and Christie Tomm and special counsel John Blomquist. They will work out of the firm’s New York and Hackensack offices. O’Donnell focuses on maritime law, commercial litigation, products liability, civil rights litigation, premises liability, construction defects, general negligence and employment liability. Danielsen focuses on general and appellate litigation, maritime law, professional and employment liability, construction accidents, products liability, general liability and corporate representation of small companies. Tomm concentrates her practice on maritime law, general liability, professional liability, labor and employment, and products liability. Blomquist, who served as a U.S. Army officer with the 101st Airborne Division and later was a deputy attorney general with the state Division of Criminal Justice, concentrates on title insurance and general real estate law … Riker, Danzig, Scherer, Hyland & Perretti in Morristown takes on Jason Navarino, previously an associate at Debevoise & Plimpton in New York, who joins the Tax Law Group.

Municipal Judge

Dennis Baptista, a certified workers’ compensation law attorney and partner at Livingston DiMarzio Baptista in Nutley, has been reappointed to a third consecutive term as judge of the Phillipsburg Municipal Court.