Marisa Carpentiere graduated from St. John’s University with a B.A. and M.A., in 1992 and from Seton Hall University School of Law in 1995. Ms. Carpentiere has experience in high exposure construction defect and property damage cases on behalf of residential and commercial property owners and contractors. She has also handled high exposure cases on behalf of residential and commercial property owners and contractors for such matters as New York Labor Law, insurance coverage and breach of contract claims. Her current practice focuses in the area of construction defect and New York Labor Law matter.

May 10, 2022

Marisa Carpentiere, Associate

Marisa Carpentiere graduated from St. John’s University with a B.A. and M.A., in 1992 and from Seton Hall University School of Law in 1995. Ms. Carpentiere […]
April 15, 2022

David H. Knel, Associate

David is a 1994 graduate of Tulane Law School. Mr. Knel received his B.A. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1991. Mr. Knel is an experienced […]
April 1, 2022

Gail J. McNally, Partner

Gail J. McNally graduated from Touro Law School in 1995 after obtaining her undergraduate degree from Hofstra University. Prior to her current position, she handled high […]
February 19, 2020

Candice L. Deaner, Associate

Candice L. Deaner is an associate at the firm who focuses her practice on New York labor law litigation, premises negligence, and general liability matters. Ms. […]
January 31, 2020
Meredith Bernstein

Meredith L. Bernstein, Associate

Meredith L. Bernstein received a B.A from State University of New York at Binghamton in 1992 and a J.D. from New York Law School in 1995. […]
January 25, 2019

Chandini A. Pierre, Associate

Chandini A. Pierre is a 2017 graduate of Brooklyn Law School. Ms. Pierre received a Bachelor of Arts in Public Policy and English & Textual Studies […]
March 6, 2018

Kevin J. Stimpfl, Partner

Prior to joining Hannum Feretic Prendergast & Merlino, LLC, Mr. Stimpfl worked as a litigation associate at two statewide law firms based on Long Island, where […]
July 28, 2017

Adam S. Oustatcher, Partner

Adam Oustatcher received a B.A. degree from Binghamton University in 1994 and graduated with Honors from The George Washington University School of Law in 1998.  Mr. […]
July 28, 2017

Michael L. Leest, Partner

Michael L. Leest joined the firm as Partner in December 2013. Mr. Leest concentrates his practice in insurance coverage litigation and defense of professional and general […]