RED BANK, NJ: McOmber & McOmber, P.C. is pleased to welcome its new associate, Peter D. Valenzano, Esq., who has more than nine (9) years of experience with civil litigation matters. Mr. Valenzano has extensive prior experience litigating on behalf of both employers and employees. His deep background in employment litigation allows Mr. Valenzano to effectively guide his clients through exceedingly difficult employment situations.
As a complement to his employment law practice, Mr. Valenzano also has experience litigating personal injury matters, consumer fraud matters, shareholder disputes, partnership disputes, and the enforceability of restrictive covenants. Recently, Mr. Valenzano successfully argued before the New Jersey Appellate Division in Roman v. Bergen Logistics, 456 NJ Super. 157, where the court held that an arbitration agreement’s bar of punitive damage claims under the New Jersey Law Against Discrimination (“LAD”) was unenforceable because it violates the public policy of “eradicating the cancer of discrimination” embodied in the LAD.
“I am beyond excited about joining the team at McOmber & McOmber,” said Valenzano. “Their commitment to delivering results and protecting their clients’ interests is unmatched. I look forward to hitting the ground running.”
Mr. Valenzano received his Bachelor of Arts Degree from Rutgers University in 2005 where he majored in Sociology and minored in Political Science. He earned his law degree from Touro Law Center in Central Islip, NJ in 2010.
Mr. Valenzano was admitted to practice law in New Jersey in 2010. He is also licensed in New York State, the Southern District of New York, and the Eastern District of New York. For the past nine years, Mr. Valenzano has concentrated primarily in the litigation of employment matters in New Jersey and New York State. Immediately prior to joining McOmber & McOmber, P.C., Mr. Valenzano was an associate with Mashel Law, LLC located in Morganville, NJ.
Mr. Valenzano resides in Cranford, NJ with his wife Laura, an elementary school art teacher, and their children Esmé and Theodore.
Mr. Valenzano will be working out of the firm’s Red Bank, NJ location.
To learn more about both McOmber & McOmber, P.C. and Mr. Valenzano, please visit www.redbanklegal.com.