Anthony J. Destribats
Anthony is the Firm's Managing Partner. Anthony concentrates his practice in commercial litigation with a focus on complex contractual disputes, business disputes, landlord/tenant law, tax appeals and environmental law. Additional areas of practice include wills and trusts, estate planning and administration. Prior to joining the Firm, Anthony was an attorney with Pepper Hamilton LLP in Princeton, New Jersey. He is a court-appointed mediator and is admitted to practice law in New Jersey and Florida and before the U.S. District Courts for the District of New Jersey, the Northern District of Illinois and the Southern District of Florida. Anthony is a member of the Board of Directors for the Hamilton Area YMCA and the Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome Association. He is also a member of the Senior Executive Council for the Rescue Mission of Trenton and serves on the Fundraising Committees for the American Cancer Society and the Trenton Area Soup Kitchen.
Bernard A. Campbell, Jr.
Bernard A. Campbell, Jr. is a graduate of Yale University and the University of Pennsylvania Law School. He was recently awarded the AV preeminent rating which is the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards by Lexis Nexis/Martindale-Hubbell, a national organization which examines attorneys qualifications and rates them according to standards developed by that organization. He is certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Civil Trial Attorney. He is a member of the Mercer County Bar Association and New Jersey State Bar Association, Trout Unlimited and the NSCA among other Sportsmen’s organizations. His areas of concentration include personal injury, medical malpractice, products liability, general civil litigation, workers compensation, construction litigation and employment rights.
Raymond C. Staub
Raymond C. Staub was educated in the Catholic schools of Trenton and Hamilton Township. He is a graduate of Catholic University and Seton Hall. He is a former Prosecutor (City of Trenton 1994 - 2000), former Public Defender in the Township of Ewing (1997 – 2000), current Hamilton Township Public Defender (2008 to present) and current Public Defender in the Township of Lawrence (2010 to present). Mr. Staub handles all the Federal and State criminal matters as well as all municipal court matters in the firm. Mr. Staub also handles employment matters, general civil litigation and Expungements.
David P. Schroth
David Schroth is an Attorney admitted to practice Law in NJ since 1993, The United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, Third Circuit Court of Appeals and United States Supreme Court. He is a graduate of Georgetown University, Widener University School of Law and The Lawrenceville School. He served a Judicial Clerkship in the Superior Court of New Jersey upon graduation from Law School. He is a graduate of the Trial Lawyer’s College, is in the Top Trial Lawyers Top 100, and has been trained by renowned trial lawyer Gerry Spence. Schroth has tried numerous cases to verdict both Civil and Criminal jury trials and bench trials including a 2 month Federal Criminal trial against the Department of Justice out of Washington D.C. resulting in the acquittal of his client on 12 of the 13 charges brought against him-the most serious charges, Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity in State v. C.M. and a confidential seven figure plus settlement in a personal injury case. He has successfully tried/plea bargained hundreds of DWls.
Kimberly A. Engan
Kimberly A. Engan received her Juris Doctor from Seton Hall University School of Law and Bachelor of Arts from Drew University in Madison, NJ. Ms. Engan is fluent in the Spanish language and served as a judicial intern to The Honorable Magistrate Justo Arenas of the 1st District, San Juan, Puerto Rico during her time at Seton Hall. Ms. Engan has largely focused her legal career in the service of those facing family-law issues. She has handled all aspects of family law practice, including but not limited to, trials with complex financial and custody issues, enforcement motions, child support, college contribution disputes, retirement and financial modifications, grandparents' rights, non-dissolution cases between unmarried parties, Division of Child Protection and Permancy cases, domestic violence, appeals, and other emergent applications. Ms. Engan serves as volunteer counsel in the Family Part for the Mercer County Early Settlement Program and is an active member of The Church of St. Ann in Lawrenceville, NJ.
Adam Lipps received his Juris Doctor from Seton Hall University School of Law and graduated from The College of New Jersey with a major in Criminology and a minor in Quantitative Criminology. Before coming to the firm, Mr. Lipps concentrated his practice in general liability and insurance defense as well as previously served as a Judicial Law Clerk the Honorable Lisa Vinguolo, J.S.C. in the civil division. During law school, Mr. Lipps participated in the Seton Hall Center for Social Justice Family Law Clinic and interned for the Honorable Christine Farrington, J.S.C., Eastern Environmental Law Center, the New Jersey Law Revision Commission, Essex-Newark Legal Services Expungement Division and a local private practitioner. He is also a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association.
Jay G. Destribats
Jay G. Destribats (1969-2015) was a graduate of St. Francis College and received his law degree from Seton Hall University. He was the former Chairman of the Board of Yardville National Bank, a member of the Mercer County Improvement Authority, the Mercer Bar Association, Hamilton Township Elks, Italian American Sportsman’s Club and the Mercer County Chamber of Commerce.