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Sills Cummis & Gross Welcomes 5 New Attorneys

September 01, 2016

Sills Cummis & Gross is pleased to announce the addition of David G. Cherna, Ilaria Maggioni , Charles H. Newman, Laura V. Ortizio and Jillian L. Romaniello.

David G. Cherna | Of Counsel | Real Estate Practice | Newark 

Prior to joining the Firm, he was the Vice President and Senior Leasing Counsel for Ashkenazy Acquisition Corporation.  He received a Master of Business Administration from New York University in 1986 and a J.D. from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 1983.  He is admitted to the Bars of New Jersey and the District of Columbia.

Ilaria Maggioni  | Of Counsel | Intellectual Property Practice | New York

Prior to joining the Firm, she was an attorney at Kelley Drye & Warren.  She received a J.D. from the University of Pisa and an LL.M from the University of Pennsylvania.  She is admitted to the Bars of New York and Italy.

Charles H. Newman | Of Counsel | Health Care Practice | Newark

Prior to joining the Firm, he was a partner at Kern Augustine.  He received a J.D. from Columbia University School of Law.  He is admitted to the Bars of New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania.

Laura V. Ortizio | Associate | Family Law Practice | Newark

Prior to joining the Firm, she worked at Shapiro, Croland, Reiser, Apfel & Di Iorio.  She received a J.D. from New York Law School in 2012.  She is admitted to the Bar of New Jersey.

Jillian L. Romaniello | Associate | Health Care Practice | Newark

Prior to joining the Firm, she was an associate at Kern Augustine.  She received a J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law in 2009. She is admitted to the Bars of New Jersey and New York.