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Philip C. Chronakis

Litigation Attorney at Short Hills, NJ

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About Philip

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A wide array of all facets of NJ and NY litigation as a Hudson County prosecutor, healthcare lawyer representing physcians and practices in reimbursement and ERISA disputes, professional licensure defense, and provider agreements; as well as extensive trial and appellate experience, in state and federal courts in New Jersey and New York, in areas of legal malpractice (as advocate and as expert witness); trusts and estate litigation; healthcare litigation; criminal defense; complex commercial litigation; corporate disputes; employment discrimination defense and prosecution; and appeals.  

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Licensed for 24 years
State NY
Status Currently Registered
Acquired 2000
Updated 11/17/2022
State NJ
Status Active
Acquired 1998
Updated 11/06/2022
State PA
Status Administrative Suspension
Acquired 2011
Updated 12/04/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Budd Larner, PC
150 John F Kennedy Pkwy
Short Hills, NJ, 07078

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Posted by John | May 25, 2011
Phil delivers and sort things out
Phil is a very diligent lawyer and he did all the things that he would tell me he was going to do regarding my case. He answers all my emails and he is an up front person. He definitely tells it like it is.

Cost

Rates
  • Hourly Rates $ 400-450 per hour

Resume

AVVO RATING 8.9 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Shareholder
  • Budd Larner, PC
  • 2013 - Present
  • Managing Partner
  • Chronakis Siachos & Kaplan, LLC
  • 2011 - 2013
  • Partner
  • Garfunkel Wild, P.C.
  • 2006 - 2011
  • Associate
  • Garfunkel Wild, P.C.
  • 2003 - 2006
  • Adjunct Professor
  • Seton Hall University School of Law
  • 2001 - 2004
  • Associate
  • Reed Smith
  • 2000 - 2003
  • Assistant Prosecutor
  • Hudson County (NJ) Prosecutor's Office
  • 1998 - 2000
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Education

  • Seton Hall University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1997
  • Rutgers University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1991

Legal Cases

  • Spector v. Savemini, 2013 WL 6508500 (App. Div. Dec. 13, 2013)
  • Appellate Division reversed jury verdict for Plaintiff
  • Buckingham Adult Medical Day Care Center v. New Jersey
  • Settlement
  • Kahaner v. Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • Adversary's complaint withdrawn
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Associations

  • New York State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2003 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2000 - Present
  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1998 - Present
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 2000 - 2011
  • Hudson County Bar Association YLD
  • President
  • 1999 - 2000
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • Honorary Award - High School Moot Court Competition Instructor
  • West Windsor - Plainsboro (NJ) Regional School District
  • 2001
  • Adjunct Professor of the Year - Nominee
  • Seton Hall University School of Law
  • 2001

Publications

  • New Jersey Law Journal
  • The Bravery of Being Out of Range: New Jersey's Failed Drug Sentencing Laws
  • 2002
  • Criminal Law Webzine
  • The Machinery of Death: DNA and the Future of Executions
  • 2002
  • National Law Journal
  • In Defense of the Electoral College
  • 2000
  • University of Detroit Mercy Law Review
  • Cold Comfort for Change: Trends of Preclusion in Habeas Corpus Litigation
  • 1998
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Speaking Engagements

  • 7th Annual Memorial Service
  • Tribute to Hon. Shirley A. Tolentino, Esq.
  • 2011
  • In-House CLE
  • Kovel Doctrine 101
  • 2010
  • Discovery Techniques CLE
  • e-Discovery Strategies
  • 2010

Attorney endorsements

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Litigation Attorney | Jan 11
Relationship: Other
"I've known Phil since college and he has an exceptional legal mind and will diligently handle your case."
Litigation Attorney | Oct 25
Relationship: Other
"Phil is a leader in the field of litigation. He tirelessly advocates for his clients position all the while lending a compassionate ear. He is smart, knows the system and has a wonderful set of writing skills. I would recommend him to any friend of relative who needed an attorney. You will be in good hands with Phil."
Litigation Attorney | Oct 24
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I've litigated against Phil, and served as co-counsel on his team. Phil is always brilliant, dedicated, tireless and fearless. His legal filings are astute and persuasive, and his oral argument skills devastatingly incisive. I endorse Phil, without hesitation or exception, for all litigation matters."
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Short Hills Litigation Lawyer Philip C. Chronakis
Philip C. Chronakis
Litigation Attorney
Short Hills, NJ
Licensed for 24 years