Mr. Schreiber, who has been named among the top 5% of New York metro-area commercial litigators in Super Lawyers Magazine's annual survey* every year since 2007, is resident in both the firm's New York and New Jersey offices and Chairs the firm's New Jersey practice. He is an accomplished trial lawyer and creative business litigator with an active commercial litigation practice centered in both New York and New Jersey, although his clients have had him litigate matters for them around the country. Mr. Schreiber counsels clients in diverse substantive areas of law including: contract, restrictive covenant, real estate, environmental, intellectual property, employment, complex scientific evidence, fraud and other business torts, as well as in corporate divorce" cases, among others, and provides litigation advice in connection with commercial transactions. He has also served as national coordinating counsel for defendants faced with mass tort liability exposure, and is a "lawyer's lawyer," regularly representing other lawyers, including a large international law firm, in malpractice and commercial cases. In each matter, Mr. Schreiber strives for the most efficient strategy to achieve results that are consistent not only with his clients’ short-term objectives, but with their overall business and personal goals.
Mr. Schreiber is also an approved mediator under Rule 1:40 of the New Jersey Rules of Court, and, in addition to his regular law practice, has an active mediation practice to which he brings his extensive and varied background, serving as a court-appointed mediator for cases pending in the New Jersey Superior Court in Middlesex, Union, Mercer, Somerset and Monmouth Counties. In addition, parties to disputes throughout the State are permitted to choose him as their mediator in their cases, in lieu of a mediator appointed by the Court. He also serves as a volunteer mediator for the Chancery Division of the New Jersey Superior Court in Middlesex County, as well as a residential foreclosure mediator under the New Jersey Superior Court's foreclosure mediation program.
In addition to trying cases himself, Mr. Schreiber also teaches trial advocacy techniques to other lawyers and law students as a member of the faculty at: the National Institute for Trial Advocacy’s Gulf Coast Regional Trial Advocacy Program in New Orleans, Louisiana in the Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert School of Law\NITA Trial Advocacy Training Program.
Mr. Schreiber received his B.S., cum laude, from Yeshiva University and his Juris Doctor from New York University School of Law, where he was a Moot Court Competitions Division Editor. He is admitted to practice in the State Courts of New York and New Jersey; the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and the District of New Jersey; the United States Courts of Appeals for the Second and Third Circuits; and the United States Supreme Court.
Mr. Schreiber is an avid skier and golfer and lives with his family in Highland Park, New Jersey, where he is President of the Board of Trustees of Yeshivat Netivot Montessori, an active member of his synagogue, coaches his daughters’’ High School softball team and is involved in other charitable and civic organizations.
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