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senior partners
- Elizabeth Adels
- Patrick J. McDonnell
- Evan W. Klestzick
- Edward M. Ryan

junior partners
- Julie A. Linwood
- Stuart M. Flamen
- Joseph Schwarzenberg
- Michael Hanratty

- Dana Arrick
- Alisa Burns
- Joseph Clark
- Michael Eder
- Ralph Franco
- Michael Giordano
- Jannine Gordineer
- Pamela Gould Kipnis
- Joann Lanza
- Sakol Muratovic
- Courtney Napoli
- Christopher Stevens

Schwarzenberg Joseph A Schwarzenberg
After graduating from St. John’s University School of Law in 1996, Mr, Schwarzenberg commenced work in-house for a major New York insurance carrier. Mr, Schwarzenberg subsequently worked several years for a Manhattan litigation firm, where he handled all facets of the defense of personal injury and property damage lawsuits from their inception to trial on behalf of major property, commercial and motor vehicle insurance carriers. In October 2000, Mr, Schwarzenberg joined McDonnell Adels & Klestzick, where he litigates fraudulent claims and provides coverage opinions to the firm’s clients. Mr, Schwarzenberg became a junior partner in December 2008.

bar memberships
New York State - January 1997
Southern District of New York & Eastern District of New York - 2006

St. John’s University School of Law, J.D., 1996
Binghamton University, M.A. Political Science, 1989
State University of New York College at Cortland, B.A. Political Science, 1987