- Of Counsel
Attorneys that handle Litigation are:
The litigation practice group is known for its efficiency and its vigorous representation of its clients. The attorneys in the group have considerable trial and appellate experience and work closely with individuals and businesses through all phases of the litigation process. The attorneys are licensed to practice at all levels in the state and federal courts, including before the New Jersey Supreme Court and the United States Supreme Court. For those who wish to avoid court, the group is skilled at resolving disputes through mediation and other forms of alternative dispute resolution. The group represents both public and private clients in a wide range of areas, with particular focus on the following:
On June 23, 2022, Mason, Griffin & Pierson, PC, Director, Edwin W. Schmierer, Esq., moderated a panel discussion presented by Affordable Housing Professionals of New Jersey (AHPNJ) concerning the status of affordable housing delivery for the Third Round and preparation for the Fourth Round which commences July 1, 2025. Mr. Schmierer is the President of AHPNJ. The panelists included a representative from the Fair Share Housing Center, former Executive Director of the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency, the Chief of Multifamily Program for NJHMFA and a professional planner who has served as a Special Court Master in 40 plus municipalities for the implementation of Third Round Affordable Housing Plans. Mr. Schmierer chairs the firm's Government Practice Group which represents over 30 municipal governing bodies, land use board and affordable housing committees throughout the State of New Jersey.