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Michael A. Posavetz

Senior Attorney


Michael Posavetz represents corporations and individuals in New York and New Jersey, protecting their rights and interests in various types of litigation in state and federal court. He counsels business entities regarding contract negotiations and disputes, shareholder disputes, employment issues, trademark infringement, and ensures compliance with state and federal regulations. As prior in-house counsel to various organizations, Michael provides operational guidance ensuring efficiencies in a legally compliant manner.  Michael serves as local counsel defending national corporate interests in the mass tort context. He further protects his clients personal and business interests in divorce proceedings.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • New York Bar Association
  • New Jersey Bar Association
  • Richmond County Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • NJ LEEP (Law and Education Empowerment Project), Volunteer

News and Insights


Speaking Engagements

  • “New Jersey Asbestos Litigation Cross Claims: What Are They and How Do I Get Them?” presenter, HarrisMartin’s New Jersey Asbestos Litigation Conference, June 2022.
  • Whelan Decision Creates Liability for Manufacturers,” Manufacturing Talk Radio podcast, February 2021.