Timothy I. Duffy

Partner

(973) 631-6002
350 Mount Kemble Avenue
P.O. Box 1917
Morristown, NJ 07962

Timothy I. Duffy is a Founding Partner of Coughlin Duffy.

He has extensive trial and appellate experience in complex, multi-party litigation in state and federal courts in New Jersey and in states across the country, with many cases involving class actions and mass tort litigation in a variety of areas. His practice concentrates on numerous types of claims including products liability, multi-party toxic tort litigation, pharmaceutical litigation, land use disputes, environmental and regulatory litigation, labor and employment litigation, and contract disputes.

In addition to his significant litigation practice, Timothy also acts as corporate counsel to a number of small and mid-size businesses, which involves such areas as corporate structuring and restructuring, negotiations concerning sale and purchase agreements, consultation on environmental and regulatory matters, municipal land use matters, as well as employment and human resource issues.

Timothy prepares and negotiates numerous supply and vendor contracts, software agreements, employment agreements, and deals with issues involving intellectual properties. He represents businesses of all sizes ranging from Fortune 100 companies to small businesses, as well as PBA 265. Prior to starting the law firm of Coughlin Duffy, Mr. Duffy was a senior partner at the firm of McElroy, Deutsch & Mulvaney, LLP.

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Awards and Honors

Member, District X Ethics Committee for Morris and Sussex Counties (1990 to 1994)

Selected for inclusion in New Jersey Super Lawyers, Civil Litigation Defense (2007 to 2017)

Membership

Member, American Bar Association

Member, New Jersey State Bar Association

Member, Morris County Bar Association

Member, Litigation Counsel of America, LLC

Tri-County Scholarship Fund, Parsippany, NJ
Trustee, 2003 – Present
Dinner Committee Chair 2007 – 2009
Chairman of the Board, 2010 to Present

St. Edmund’s Retreat, Mystic, CT
Board of Directors, 2004 to Present

Immaculata High School, Somerville, NJ
Advisory Board, 2005 to Present

TID Foundation, Morristown, NJ
President, 2005 to Present