McCarter & English

McCarter & English, LLP, is an American full-service law firm headquartered in Newark, New Jersey. Founded in 1845, it is one of the oldest law firms in the United States. Besides its Newark headquarters, the firm has offices across the Northeastern United States in Boston, Hartford, Stamford, New York City, East Brunswick, Philadelphia, Wilmington, and Washington, D.C.[1]

McCarter & English
McCarter & English
HeadquartersNewark, New Jersey
No. of offices9
No. of attorneysapproximately 400
Major practice areasGeneral practice
Key peopleJoseph Lubertazzi, Jr., chairman, Joseph T. Boccassini, firmwide managing partner
Date founded1845
Company typeLimited liability partnership

Practice profileEdit

The firm's clients include Fortune 100, mid-cap, closely held, and emerging companies, and include financial, industrial, pharmaceutical, and commercial enterprises as well as educational, health care, government, and nonprofit institutions.[2]

In February 2014, McCarter acquired the Washington, DC-based energy law firm Miller, Balis & O’Neil.[3]


New York
East Brunswick
Washington, D.C.

Notable alumniEdit


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  3. ^ "McCarter English acquires boutique energy firm Miller, Balis O'Neil - NJBIZ". 3 February 2014.