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Catherine Bentivegna

Associate

(973) 549-2516
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New Jersey
18 Columbia Turnpike
Suite 220
Florham Park, NJ 07932


Education

J.D., New York Law School, 2014

  • Dean’s List – 2012
  • Awarded Order of the Barristers
  • Member of the New York Law School National Moot Court Association Team

B.A., cum laude, Political Science and Sociology, IONA College, 2009

  • Member of the Pi Sigma Alpha National Political Science Honors Society
Catherine Bentivegna focuses her practice on toxic tort, environmental, products/premises liability, and employment defense. She provides a range of services to her clients, including providing long-term defense strategies at both the state and federal level. She regularly takes depositions, participates in judicial conferences, and drafts complex motions concerning procedural and dispositive issues. 
 
Ms. Bentivegna also focuses her practice on counseling and representing employers in a variety of labor and employment matters.  She assists employers and insurance carriers in the resolution of complex employment issues, and defends employers and senior personnel against claims such as harassment, discrimination, hostile-work environment, and whistleblower reprisals. 
 
Prior to joining Gordon & Rees, Ms. Bentivegna served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Hector R. Velazquez, Presiding Judge of the Hudson County Chancery Division, where she oversaw a large docket of equity claims concerning commercial and residential real estate, foreclosure, probate, intellectual property, and corporate litigation.
 

Admissions

New York
New Jersey
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court, New Jersey
 

Memberships

American Bar Association
New York Bar Association

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Contact

(973) 549-2516

cbentivegna@grsm.com


Offices

New Jersey

Education

J.D., New York Law School, 2014

  • Dean’s List – 2012
  • Awarded Order of the Barristers
  • Member of the New York Law School National Moot Court Association Team

B.A., cum laude, Political Science and Sociology, IONA College, 2009

  • Member of the Pi Sigma Alpha National Political Science Honors Society

Catherine Bentivegna

Associate

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Biography
Catherine Bentivegna focuses her practice on toxic tort, environmental, products/premises liability, and employment defense. She provides a range of services to her clients, including providing long-term defense strategies at both the state and federal level. She regularly takes depositions, participates in judicial conferences, and drafts complex motions concerning procedural and dispositive issues. 
 
Ms. Bentivegna also focuses her practice on counseling and representing employers in a variety of labor and employment matters.  She assists employers and insurance carriers in the resolution of complex employment issues, and defends employers and senior personnel against claims such as harassment, discrimination, hostile-work environment, and whistleblower reprisals. 
 
Prior to joining Gordon & Rees, Ms. Bentivegna served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Hector R. Velazquez, Presiding Judge of the Hudson County Chancery Division, where she oversaw a large docket of equity claims concerning commercial and residential real estate, foreclosure, probate, intellectual property, and corporate litigation.
 
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Admissions

New York
New Jersey
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court, New Jersey
 

Memberships

American Bar Association
New York Bar Association

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