Jonathan Holtz is an associate at Margolis Edelstein devoting his practice almost exclusively to professional liability defense, primarily in the areas of accounting malpractice and legal malpractice. Mr. Holtz defends claims in state and federal courts, on the trial and appellate levels, as well as before local agencies such as the New Jersey State Board of Accountancy.
Margolis Edelstein has represented individuals, business and insurers for almost fifty years. We have earned the Martindale-Hubbell legal ability rating of AV, signifying very high to preeminent, the highest rating available. Our firm is composed of results oriented, client focused legal professionals who strive to exceed expectations in an efficient and cost effective manner.
We have represented clients throughout the U.S. As a founding member firm of The Harmonie Group, an international association of independent law firms, we are uniquely positioned to address client’s needs globally. The Harmonie Group (www.harmonie.org), together with the Canadian Litigation Counsel (www.clcnow.com) and affiliates in Asia, Europe and South America, enable our team to call upon resources not available to other firms.
Our territory area includes nine offices across Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. We encourage you to examine the testimonials section of our site to view the comments of clients we have had the privilege of representing.
We welcome your questions and comments regarding any aspect of our practice.
Licensed since 2007
I have worked with Jon generally in the legal community and as an adversary on individual cases. He is professional and effective and a pleasure to work with. He understands the business of law as well as the importance of client relationships.
Annabelle Steinhacker Appeals Attorney
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
|Associate||Hardin, Kundla, McKeon & Poletto||2012 - 2012|
|Associate||Fishman McIntyre, PC||2010 - 2012|
|Associate||Wiley Malehorn Sirota & Raynes||2008 - 2010|
|Judicial Law Clerk to The Honorable Alfonse J. Cifelli, J.S.C.||State Superior Court Of New Jersey, Essex County||2007 - 2008|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Professional Liability Underwriting Society||N/A||2013 - Present|
|Defense Research Institute||N/A||2013 - Present|
|New Jersey State Bar Association||N/A||2007 - Present|
|Seton Hall University, School of Law, Moot Court Judge||N/A||N/A|
|Seton Hall University, School of Law, Appellate Advocacy Judge||N/A||N/A|
|New York State Bar Association||N/A||N/A|
|Margolis Edelstein||2015 Professional Liability and Legal Malpractice Update||2015|
|Margolis Edelstein||2014 Professional Liability and Legal Malpractice Update||2014|
|Seton Hall University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2007|
|University of Richmond||Psychology||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2003|
|2015 NJAJ Boardwalk Seminar||An Overview of Policy-Specific Insurance Considerations in Litigation||2015|
|Boardwalk Seminar 2014||How to Avoid the Pit-Falls of Affidavits of Merit in Professional Liability Cases||2014|