Lewis Brisbois Expands Newark Construction, Commercial Real Estate Practices with New Trial Partner Hire
Newark, N.J. (November 11, 2019) – Lewis Brisbois has added skilled construction and commercial real estate litigation attorney Jonathan M. Preziosi as a partner in its Newark office. Mr. Preziosi brings more than 25 years of experience litigating construction contract disputes on a wide array of projects including airport, bridge, power plant, refinery, and waterfront redevelopment cases.
Mr. Preziosi’s commercial real estate practice includes handling such matters as complex title disputes, real estate tax appeals, suits to compel closing of contracts of sale, challenges to zoning and planning board land use decisions, and condemnation cases.
“Jon has a very impressive trial record,” said Newark Managing Partner Colin P. Hackett. “He has successfully handled many complex commercial and construction matters for New Jersey businesses and publicly traded national clients. Jon adds strength to the firm’s rapidly growing and highly regarded commercial litigation practice, and other areas of expertise unique to Lewis Brisbois’ New Jersey office.”
Mr. Preziosi received his undergraduate degree from Washington and Lee University and his law degree from Seton Hall Law School, where he was an editor of the Seton Hall Law Review. He is admitted to practice in New Jersey and before the U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit.