Lawyers Who Listen… Counselors Who Care.
The Law Offices of Detzky, Hunter & DeFillippo, LLC provide prompt, quality legal services to individuals, labor organizations and businesses with offices in Freehold, Somerville and Newark, New Jersey. Dedicated to excellence in the practice of law, with a particular emphasis in the areas of consumer and business bankruptcy; immigration and naturalization; real estate, municipal court and the representation of public sector labor unions and their members including, but not limited to, law enforcement and education personnel.
What sets us apart from the rest? The partners of the firm average well over 30 years of experience in their respective areas of concentration. When you retain Mike Detzky for your case you’ll benefit from having a lawyer with over 35 years of experience, who will also personally appear in Court with you. Additionally, Michael Detzky’s 15 years of experience as a Bankruptcy Trustee gives you the advantage of having a lawyer on your side who will analyze and approach your case not only from the perspective of a seasoned bankruptcy lawyer but also that of an experienced former bankruptcy trustee as well. Mr. Detzky also brings this level of dedication and commitment to his other areas of practice.
Both Steve Hunter and Dave DeFillippo, concentrate their practice to public sector labor law and proudly serve as counsel to the New Jersey Education Association (NJEA) and more than 100 separate Locals of the New Jersey State Policemen’s Benevolent Association both on the municipal and county levels. The firm also represents the Sergeants, Lieutenants and Detectives collective bargaining units of the Port Authority Police of New York & New Jersey.
Mr. Detzky has been awarded the prestigious AV rating by Martindale-Hubbell which identifies an attorney who has reached the heights of professional excellence and is recognized for the highest levels of skill and integrity. In addition, he holds the highest possible Avvo rating of ‘Superb’. Both Mr. Detzky & Mr. Hunter have been selected as Super Lawyers in Consumer Bankruptcy and Labor & Employment Law, respectively, for 2013, 2014 and 2015.
For several years Mr. DeFillipo has authored monthly columns in trade magazines including NJ Cops and NJ Blue Now and has been an invited speaker at the New Jersey League of Municipalities annual convention as well as at the annual Labor Law seminar conducted by the New Jersey Public Employment Relations Commission. He has also argued before the New Jersey Appellate Division and the New Jersey Supreme Court.
To reach Mr. Detzky or Mr. DeFillippo, call us at (732) 780-3090. Mr. Hunter works primarily out of our Somerville office and may be reached at (908) 707-4560. Day, evening and weekend appointments are available and your First Consultation for Consumer Bankruptcy will be provided without charge.