The Chartwell Law Offices, LLP announced today that it has added the following new attorneys to its New York City office, increasing Chartwell’s presence in New York to 21 lawyers.
The new attorneys, both joining Chartwell as partners, are Gregg S. Scharaga and Carmen A. Nicolaou. Gregg S. Scharaga is a graduate of the State University of New York at Buffalo and received his J.D. from Hofstra University School of Law. He concentrates his practice in premise liability, construction litigation, liquor liability, products liability, defense litigation and commercial litigation. Carmen A. Nicolaou is a graduate of the John Jay College of Criminal Justice and received her J.D. from Hofstra University School of Law. She concentrates her practice in insurance defense, labor law, liquor liability, premises liability, products liability and motor vehicle accidents.
Chartwell has 17 offices throughout the Eastern United States and its 116 attorneys provide clients with a full array of legal services. Chartwell was founded in Valley Forge, PA by four lawyers in 2002. Following rapid growth and theo pening of offices through Pennsylvania, Chartwell expanded into New Jersey, New York, Massachusetts, Florida, Tennessee and Rhode Island.
Chartwell’s practice areas include Admiralty and Maritime Law, Auto Law, Cargo and Trucking, Commercial Litigation, Construction Litigation,Creditors’ Rights, Employment and Labor Law, General and Professional Liability, Insurance and Reinsurance Coverage and Defense, Products Liability, Property Insurance and Workers’ Compensation cases.“We will continue to expand our firm, both geographically and by practice areas, whenever we come across talented litigators who are also good people. Our newest attorneys certainly fit that bill.” noted Chartwell CEO Cliff Goldstein.