Workers' Compensation

Represent municipalities, boards of education, insurance carriers, third party administrators, and self-insured companies in workers’ compensation matters.
Ian G. Zolty
Ian focuses his practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, Ian served as a Law Clerk to The Honorable John A. Sweeney, A.J.S.C of Burlington County.

Ian G. Zolty

Shareholder

Ms. Yount focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.
Michelle Yee
Ms. Yee focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, Michelle served as a Judicial Law Clerk to The Honorable Timika Lane and a Judicial Intern to The Honorable Arnold New, Complex Litigation Center, First Judicial District.

Michelle Yee

Associate

Maria L. Winters
Maria focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, Maria served as a Judicial Clerk to The Honorable Paulette M. Sapp-Peterson, Presiding Judge of Civil Division in Mercer County New Jersey.

Maria L. Winters

Shareholder

Daniela C. Vizcarra
Ms. Vizcarra focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.
Mr. Skalski focuses his practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.
Gianna Silverman
Ms. Silverman focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, Gianna Served as a Law Clerk to The Honorable Russell J. Passamano J.S.C. in Essex County, New Jersey, completing a Criminal Division and Family Division rotation. Gianna also served as a Legal Intern for the Federal Public Defender's Office in Camden, NJ.
Adam Segal
Mr. Segal focuses his practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.

Adam Segal

Associate

Andrea L. Schlafer
Ms. Schlafer focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, Andrea served as a Judicial Clerk to The Honorable Kevin T. Smith, J.S.C.
Carl Jonathan (CJ) Scatena
Mr. Scatena focuses his practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, CJ served as a Judicial Extern for the President Judge Susan P. Gantman of the Superior Court o Pennsylvania and a Judicial Extern for The Honorable Gail A. Weilheimer of Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas.
Michael C. Rose
Mr. Rose focuses his practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.
Associate, Workers’ Compensation Department.  Ms. Rodio focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.
Daniel P. Robinson
Mr. Robinson focuses his practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, Daniel served as a Law Clerk for the Office of the New Jersey Attorney General in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
Claire Y. Ringel
Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Workers’ Compensation Law Attorney. Ms. Ringel focuses on the representation of employers, self-insureds and carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.

Claire Y. Ringel

Shareholder

John W. Pszwaro
Mr. Pszwaro focuses his practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, John served as a Judicial Law Clerk to The Honorable David W. Morgan, J.S.C.

John W. Pszwaro

Shareholder

Jesse D. Proctor
Mr. Proctor focuses his practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, Jesse served as a Law Clerk to The Honorable Carol E. Higbee, J.A.D.
Lora V. Northen
Co-Chair, Workers' Compensation Practice. Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Workers’ Compensation Law Attorney. Ms. Northen focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insureds and carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.

Lora V. Northen

Shareholder

Keith E. Nagy
Mr. Nagy focuses his practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, Keith served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable J. Christopher Gibson, J.S.C.

Keith E. Nagy

Associate

Ashley T. Mollenthiel Fiore
Ms. Mollenthiel focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.
Nancy J. Johnson
Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Workers’ Compensation Law attorney. Ms. Johnson’s practice involves representation of employers, self-insured companies, third party administrators, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation. She also conducts training sessions on workers’ compensation. 100% of Ms. Johnson’s practice is devoted to litigation.

Nancy J. Johnson

Shareholder

Prudence M. Higbee
Ms. Higbee focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters, Medicare compliance issues, and claims arising under the Medicare Secondary Payer Statute, nationwide.
Judge Richard E. Hickey III
Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard as Of Counsel, Judge Hicky III (Ret.) served as the Compensation Administrative Supervisory Judge for the State of New Jersey from 1991 to 2009.  Previous to his judgeship, he served as a Prosecutor in Gloucester County, New Jersey from 1986 to 1991.
Katherine Hellander Geist
Ms. Hellander focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.
Anne M. Hammil Pasqua
Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Workers’ Compensation Law Attorney. Ms. Hammill-Pasqua focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters, as well as Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation and Defense Base Act matters.
Karen E. Gibson
Ms. Gibson focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.

Karen E. Gibson

Shareholder

Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Workers’ Compensation Law Attorney. Mr. Geaney’s practice involves representation of employers, self-insured companies, third party administrators, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and Family and Medical Leave Act. He also conducts training sessions on workers’ compensation, ADA, and FMLA issues.

John H. Geaney

Executive Committee Member

Dana M. Gayeski
Ms. Gayeski focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.
Associate, Workers’ Compensation Department. Ms. Gallagher focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.
Vania O. Fider
Ms. Fider focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.
Stephen T. Fannon
Stephen T. Fannon, who recently successfully defended respondents in two significant trials, Gerald L. Hallquist v. E.I. Dupont De Nemours, a complex alleged chemical exposure/cancer-death case, and Dennis McQuaid v. Camden Board of Social Services, a premises liability case involving allegations of substantial permanent disability, is a partner and Co-Chair of the firm’s Workers’ Compensation Department.

Stephen T. Fannon

Executive Committee Member

Scott J. Endlein
Mr. Endlein focuses his practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.

Scott J. Endlein

Shareholder

Michelle L. Duffield
Ms. Duffield focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.
Nicholas A. Dibble
Mr. Dibble focuses his practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.
Maria Dal Santo
Ms. Dal Santo focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.
Shareholder, Workers’ Compensation Department. Ms. Cottell focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.
Christopher M. Chu
Christopher focuses his practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.
Maura Burk
Ms. Burk focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, Maura served as a Judicial Clerk to the Honorable Linda L. Lawhun, J.S.C.

Maura Burk

Associate

Michael L. Bileci
Mr. Bileci focuses his practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, Michael service as a Paralegal Specialist for the United States Attorney's Office for the District of Delaware. Michael was also a Captain in the United States Air Force from 2001 to 2005.
Melissa Bialos Floyd
Ms. Bialos Floyd focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.
Ana-Eliza T. Bauersachs
Ms. Bauersachs focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.
Amy M. Barca
Ms. Barca focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.

Amy M. Barca

Associate

Carla P. Aldarelli
Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Workers’ Compensation Law Attorney. Ms. Aldarelli focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation matters.
Ashley C. Albano
Ms. Albano focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.
Christina M. Adinolfi Shea
Ms. Adinolfi Shea focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, Christina served as Law Clerk for The Honorable Marie E. Lihotz, Appellate Division, State of New Jersey.
Joseph A. Acosta
Mr. Acosta focuses his practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters.