Connell Foley is pleased to announce that firm partner and former Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno has been appointed to the Boards of OceanFirst Financial Corp. and OceanFirst Bank N.A.
OceanFirst Financial Corp.’s subsidiary, OceanFirst Bank N.A., founded in 1902, is a community bank with $7.5 billion in assets and branches located throughout central and southern New Jersey. OceanFirst Bank delivers commercial and residential financing solutions, wealth management, and deposit services and is one of the largest and oldest community-based financial institutions headquartered in New Jersey.
The former Lieutenant Governor joined Connell Foley as a partner in May 2018. With an extensive background in the public and private sectors, she provides strategic counsel to clients involved in complex civil, criminal, and regulatory litigation. The Lieutenant Governor also counsels clients on a wide range of local, state, and federal policy issues, economic development projects, and business matters. As New Jersey's first Lieutenant Governor, she is credited with many notable accomplishments to attract businesses to New Jersey, including founding the New Jersey Partnership for Action, a public private partnership promoting New Jersey businesses and jobs.
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