Our lawyers represent individuals, small businesses, and corporations in connection with local and interstate transactions.
With over 25 years of experience in New Jersey law, we provide our expertise with confidence and our services with enthusiasm. We offer our clients professional and cost effective legal solutions specifically tailored to their needs.
Michael S. Maneri graduated from Fordham University in 1979 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science and Mathematics. He received his M.B.A. in Finance from Fordham University Graduate School of Business Administration in 1983. Also, in 1983, he received his law degree from Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark. Mr. Maneri was admitted to the New Jersey Bar in 1983 and the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey in 1983.
Patrick J. O’Dea joined the firm in 2010 upon his retirement from the Haworth Police Department in Bergen County. Mr. O'Dea served nearly 26 years with the Haworth Police Department and retired as Chief of Police after having served as Chief of Police for over nine years.
Ms. Newman received her law degree from Seton Hall University School of Law in 1996 and her BA in Law and Justice from Glassboro State College in 1987. She was employed as a Somerset County Probation Officer for five years prior to entering law school. Before becoming Of Counsel to the Maneri Law Firm, L.L.C. in 2008, she was employed by the Rem Zeller law group in Hackensack, New Jersey for ten years primarily aiding individuals accused of Crimes, Disorderly Person Offenses, and serious Motor Vehicle matters like Driving While Intoxicated.
Barbara A. Karpowicz received her law degree from Seton Hall University School of Law and was admitted to the New Jersey State Bar in 1999. In 1996, Ms. Karpowicz received a Bachelors of Science Degree in Mathematics from Montclair State University and was an Edward J. Bloustein Distinguished Scholar. Before becoming an Associate at Maneri Law Firm, LLC, Ms. Karpowicz was employed as an associate at Buckalew Frizzell & Crevina, LLP in Glen Rock, New Jersey for over 5 years, practicing in the areas of condominium and cooperative law, including condominium collections and litigation, foreclosures and bankruptcy.