Stephanie A. Pisko

Associate

Four Gateway Center
100 Mulberry St.
Newark, NJ 07102
spisko@mccarter.com

Stephanie is an associate in the Bankruptcy & Commercial Litigation practice group, focusing her practice on commercial litigation and creditor rights.

Representing clients in both state and federal court proceedings, Stephanie has experience in all aspects of litigation from discovery to appeal. She has litigated in a broad range of areas, including, complex contract disputes, secured transactions, loan defaults, fiduciary disputes, commercial tenancies, real property, and appellate litigation.

Prior to joining the firm, Stephanie served as a law clerk for the Honorable Katharine S. Hayden of the District Court of New Jersey, and the Honorable Jaynee LaVecchia of the Supreme Court of New Jersey. She uses her experience as a clerk at both the trial and appellate level to find practical solutions to complex issues. It also enables her to handle cases in varied practice areas and meet clients’ diverse needs.

Active in the firm’s pro bono practice, Stephanie focuses on representing tenants in landlord-tenant disputes. She has experience in eviction proceedings and Marini hearings and has represented clients in the Newark community.

Stephanie graduated from Seton Hall University School of Law, where she served as Editor-in Chief of the Law Review. She received the graduation award for excellence in Leadership and Scholarship and has published in several law reviews, including The University of Michigan Journal of Gender and Drexel University Law Review.

Education

  • J.D., Seton Hall University School of Law, cum laude, 2015
  • B.A., University of Scranton,

    cum laude, 2012

    Editor-in-Chief, Seton Hall Law Review

    Judicial Law Clerk, Hon. Katharine S. Hayden, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 2016-2017

    Judicial Law Clerk, Hon. Jaynee LaVecchia, Supreme Court of New Jersey, 2015-2016

Bar Admissions

New Jersey