Anthony LaPorta litigates on behalf of clients across a wide range of matters, including probate litigation, complex commercial litigation, insurance coverage litigation, professional liability, products liability, premises liability and construction defect. Approved as a Mediator by the New Jersey Superior Court, Anthony also serves as a mediator on the Early Settlement Panel for the Essex County Superior Court, Chancery Division, Probate Part.
Anthony has represented insurance companies in state and federal courts throughout the country in cases involving environmental contamination, property damage, asbestos, and general liability matters. He also has represented insurers in coverage disputes involving life, health and disability insurance, as well as under homeowners’ policies.
In addition to coverage litigation, Anthony often is called on by clients to provide advice and counseling with respect to complex insurance coverage matters and liability issues, as well as to assist with modeling exposures.
Anthony has been appointed by the New Jersey Superior Court to serve as counsel and guardian ad litem for people alleged to be incapacitated. He has also served as an estate administrator and guardian for persons found to be incapacitated. He has received pro bono appointments from the New Jersey Superior Court in probate and guardianship matters.
Community and Professional Affiliations
- New Jersey State Bar Association
News & Insights
- Environmental Claims Journal, 2014
St. John’s University School of Law (J.D.)
Lafayette College (B.A.)
- New Jersey
- New York
- United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
- United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
- United States District Court for the Southern District of New York