Former Newark Deputy Mayor Baye Adofo-Wilson has joined Rainone Coughlin Minchello LLC as of counsel, the law firm said.
In his role at the Iselin-based firm, he will focus on redevelopment projects in urban New Jersey. The firm represents municipal and public entities throughout the state.
In Newark, Adofo-Wilson served as director of economic and housing development. During his time, Newark had over $2 billion dollars of total development, including 2,000 units of housing, 3 million square feet of commercial and 3 million square feet of industrial development.