PARSIPPANY — The Parsippany-Troy Hills law firm of King and Petracca has announced the selection of partner, Matthew R. Petracca, Esq., as a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers Magazine for the third year in a row. According to Super Lawyers Magazine, only 2.5 percent of attorneys are selected to the list, which limits candidates to being either 40 years old or younger, or in practice for 10 years or less.
Matthew R. Petracca focuses his practice on civil litigation on behalf of individuals, businesses, municipalities and other governmental entities. Mr. Petracca’s practice includes matters in family law and divorce, municipal court, real estate, personal injury, workers compensation, tax appeals and insurance defense.
Mr. Petracca appears before the Superior Court of New Jersey and Federal District Court of New Jersey on a routine basis, and has also appeared before the Appellate Division and Supreme Court of New Jersey arguing appellate matters.
Mr. Petracca also holds a certified tax assessor designation in the State of New Jersey and is committed to public service. He currently serves as Municipal Prosecutor for the Borough of Morris Plains, Municipal Prosecutor for the Township of Randolph, and Municipal Prosecutor for the Township of Morris. He previously served as a councilman for the Borough of Lincoln Park, and, prior to that, served as a member of the Planning Board for the Borough of Lincoln Park. Mr. Petracca has appeared as prosecutor in many of the municipal courts throughout Morris County and also previously served as Municipal Prosecutor to the Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills.
Mr. Petracca is a member of the bars of the State of New Jersey and the State of New York. Mr. Petracca is a cum laude graduate of Seton Hall University School of Law and a magna cum laude graduate of Seton Hall University.
The office of King and Petracca is located at 51 Gibraltar Drive, Suite 2F, Morris Plains, and can be reached via telephone at (973) 998-6860. To learn more about the firm and Mr. Petracca their website can be visited by clicking here.