Bruce S. Edington

Bruce S. Edington

Of Counsel
Location:
Nutley, New Jersey
Phone:
973-542-2766
Fax:
973-661-5157
Email:

Bruce S. Edington is a graduate of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law - Newark, where he also served as an Editor of the Rutgers' Law Review. After graduating law school (1969), and serving as a Captain in the United States Marine Corps. (1970 - 1972), he joined the law firm of Kraft & Hughes where he became a partner and continued at successor firms St. John, Oberdorf, Williams, Edington & Curtin; Robinson, St. John; St. John & Wayne, LeClairRyan, PC prior to joining Piro, Zinna, Cifelli, Paris & Genitempo as Of Counsel.

Areas of Practice

  • 60% Real Estate, Construction, Finance and Mortgage Foreclosure Litigation
  • 15% Commercial and Communication Tower Leasing
  • 10% Environmental Law
  • 10% Land Use Law
  • 5% Commercial Real Estate Tax Appeals

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1969
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1969
  • Supreme Court of New Jersey, 1969
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America, 1982

Education

  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law - Newark, Newark, New Jersey
    • J.D. - 1969
    • Law Review: Rutgers Law Review, Member, Editorial Board, 1968 - 1969
  • Muhlenberg College, Allentown, Pennsylvania
    • A.B. - 1966
    • Major: History
  • Naval Justice School - 1970

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Omicron Delta Kappa

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Monmouth County Bar Association, Member, 1969 - Present
  • New Jersey Bar Association, Member, 1969 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Essex County Bar Association, Member, 1990 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Seiden Wayne (merged with LeClairRyan), Newark, New Jersey, 1976 - 2007
  • United States Marine Corps, 1970 - 1973

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Omicron Delta Kappa
  • Phi Alpha Theta