May 26, 2009
Hill Wallack LLP Partners Selected as Corporate Counsel Super Lawyers
Princeton, NJ – Three partners from the law firm of Hill Wallack LLP have been selected as 2009 New Jersey Corporate Counsel Super Lawyers by New Jersey Monthly Magazine. They are: Kenneth E. Meiser, Donald R Daines and Stephen M. Eisdorfer.
Only a small percentage of New Jersey attorneys are given this honor. A rigorous 10-step process was used to compile the list. State lawyers who have been practicing for five years or longer receive ballots asking them to vote for the best attorneys they have personally observed in practice. Selection procedure includes peer nominations, a blue ribbon panel review process and independent research on candidates. The candidates are selected on factors such as professional achievement, noteworthy cases, pro bono efforts, and peer regard. Fact checking, screening for ballot integrity, and background disciplinary checks follow.
Kenneth E. Meiser is a partner of the Land Use Division which encompasses the Land Use Litigation and Land Use Applications Practice Groups. Mr. Meiser concentrates his practice in land use litigation and approvals and development. Known for his role in several precedent-setting legal decisions including Mount Laurel 1 and 2, he has significant experience in both the land development application and permitting process, and in litigation of land use matters. He is former chair of the New Jersey State Bar Association, Land Use Section. Mr. Meiser is a resident of East Brunswick, NJ.
Donald R. Daines is a partner of the Land Use Division. He concentrates his practice in land use litigation, federal fair housing and related civil rights issues which involves extensive litigation in State and Federal Courts. He also routinely appears before planning boards and zoning boards in connection with large scale developments, working closely with the developer to identify, solve and design around issues raised by environmental constraints and zoning restrictions. Mr. Daines is a resident of Readington, NJ.
Stephen M. Eisdorfer is a partner of the Land Use Division. Mr. Eisdorfer has a practice concentration on litigation in the state and federal courts and applications and proceedings before public agencies involving housing, land use - including residential, commercial, industrial, and health-care-related projects - civil rights and consumer fraud. Mr. Eisdorfer is a resident of Highland Park, NJ.
Hill Wallack LLP is one of the largest law firms in Central New Jersey, with offices in Princeton and Atlantic City, New Jersey and Yardley, Pennsylvania. Over the past 30 years, Hill Wallack has earned a reputation for comprehensive problem solving. The firm’s well-known practice groups in Land Use -- Planning, Zoning, Affordable Housing, and Redevelopment -- Environmental Regulation and Litigation, Regulatory and Government Affairs, Workers’ Compensation, Insurance Defense, Real Estate, Community Association Law, Construction and Business Law are complemented by its specialty practices in Employment, Professional Liability, Government Procurement, and Public Finance.