General Counsel of the Year Awards
Friday, May 18, 2018
8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
The Palace at Somerset Park
333 Davidson Avenue
Somerset, NJ 08873
Description Congratulations to the 2018 General Counsel of the Year Winners and Finalists!
The 2018 NJBIZ General Counsel of the Year Awards program honors New Jersey’s standout General Counsels and Chief Legal Officers for the critical role they play in making their companies successful.
On Friday May 18th, 2018 nearly 400 people attended the General Counsel of the Year Awards. The winner in each category was announced during the awards ceremony.
Miriam Baker, Riverside Medical Group of Optum *Winner*
David De Simone, CentraState Healthcare System
Matthew Doonan, Inspira Health Network
Sheilah O'Halloran, Atlantic Health System
Non-Profit or Government Organization
Sharon Balsamo, New Jersey State Bar Association
Doug Long, Grace Marmero & Associates
Holly Stern, New Jersey Institute of Technology *Winner*
Dan Young, Upper Township,New Jersey
Private Company: revenues over $500 MM
Matthew Buckley, Esq, AnnieMac Home Mortgage
Brian Cupka, Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.
James Kraus, Crum & Forster
Brian Osias, LIXIL Americas
Private Company: revenues up to $500 MM
Thomas DeFelice III, Circle BMW
Bradley Goldman, Palisade Capital Management, LLC *Winner*
Marc Holzapfel, AeroFarms
Ellen Horowitz Dale, The Promotion In Motion Companies, Inc.
Jared Leibowitz, Vydia
Nicole Liebman, WithumSmith+Brown, PC
Perry Pappas, WorkWave LLC
Heather Steinmiller, Conner Strong & Buckelew Companies, LLC
Richard Diegnan, Internap Corporation
Wanda Goodloe, CBRE
Timothy P. Harris, Prudential
Michelle Ifill, Verizon Corporate Services Group *Winner*
Brad Middlekauff, Edge Therapeutics, Inc.
Diego Rotsztain, Gain Capital Holdings, Inc.
Martin Wilson, Teligent, Inc.
Jane Pine Wood, BioReference Laboratories, Inc.
**Winner in Rising Star Category
Carrie Parikh, Wyndham Hotel Group
Lifetime Achievement Winner
Catherine Kiernan, Vice President and General Counsel Seton Hall University