Newark, NJ— LAWFUEL – The Law News Network – Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham LLP (K&LNG) welcomes Michael E. Waller as a litigation partner in the firm’s Newark office. Waller was most recently a partner at Pitney Hardin LLP.
Waller is a litigator with a focus on toxic tort defense, insurance coverage litigation and complex commercial litigation. His primary substantive areas of practice include the defense of asbestos, toxic tort and product liability litigation; insurance coverage litigation; and a variety of other complex litigation matters.
Anthony P. La Rocco, Administrative Partner of the Newark office said, “Mike adds another dimension to our growing litigation practice, both in the Newark office and firmwide. His multi-faceted litigation experience, particularly his work in the toxic tort area, will help build our toxic tort presence in New Jersey and New York markets, and adds to the firm’s reputation of excellence in representing policyholders in insurance coverage disputes. We are delighted to add him to the team.”