"Because we have years of quality experience, we deliver legal expertise based on each client’s needs. Our clients are individuals, with unique concerns and situations.  We respect those needs."  

– Lorraine M. Armenti

"We are more than lawyers to our clients; we are trusted advisors who are there for our clients whenever they need us, whatever the reason." 

– Rick Bier

"We work hard to achieve the best possible results for our clients, no matter the complexity of the situation."

– Thomas E. Cohn

"In this global economy with ever-increasing client demands and expectations, we pride ourselves on our ability to deliver a superior product in a timely and efficient manner tailored to meet each client’s unique needs."

– Timothy I. Duffy

"Our firm connects as a true partner to corporate clients and business owners who seek innovative, cost-effective and practical solutions to legal issues."

– Jason A. Meisner

"Our ingrained culture of teamwork, focus on client needs, and willingness to adapt quickly to marketplace demands enable us to provide our clients with practical, customized solutions to their legal needs."

– Suzanne C. Midlige

"We take a hungry but common-sense and solution-oriented approach to all matters. Clients and adversaries alike describe us as very detail-oriented, with a dogged loyalty to our clients."

– Heidi S. Minuskin

“To provide excellent client service, a lawyer needs to understand a client’s business.  We do.”

– Adam M. Smith

"We understand that our firm’s greatest asset is our relationship with our clients. We dedicate ourselves to knowing our client’s needs in order to provide them with the best possible advice and representation."

– Mark K. Silver

About Us

Committed to excellence.

What our partners say

Founded in March 2004 by a seasoned group of attorneys who practiced together for many years, Coughlin Duffy LLP is a diverse, full-service firm committed to providing legal services of exceptional quality and superior value.

We serve regional, national, and international clients, bringing to each matter the energy, experience, and imagination of a talented group of lawyers and staff dedicated to obtaining optimal results and to fulfilling the highest standards of the profession. We are a growing, hardworking, and vibrant firm whose top consideration is client satisfaction, which we achieve in a collegial atmosphere.

The firm's talent and commitment to client service have been recognized by the legal industry and media, including Chambers, Who’s Who Legal, Expert Guides, Legal Media Group, Martindale-Hubbell, Global Law Experts, SuperLawyers, U.S. News – Best Lawyers, Law360, New Jersey Law Journal, and more.

Coughlin Duffy LLP offers a wide range of legal services, including all types of litigated and non-litigated matters, on behalf of corporate and individual clients. Our attorneys regularly appear in state and federal courts at both the trial and appellate levels, as well as at arbitrations and administrative proceedings. In addition, the firm provides a comprehensive array of commercial and transactional services.