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ABOUT OUR ATTORNEYS
James D. Carton, IV:
Mr. Carton, IV is a certified civil trial attorney with over 22 years’ experience defending persons in car accidents and all negligence claims. He regularly represents those involved in car accidents with serious personal injury. He has handled hundreds of matters in workers compensation including those who seek total permanent disability. Mr. Carton is a municipal prosecutor in several Monmouth shore towns and successfully defends DWI and municipal court matters in our locale. He has been praised for his service on the District IX ethics committee by our Supreme Court. Mr. Carton received his undergraduate degree from the University of Richmond and his Juris Doctor from the Cumberland Law School in Birmingham, Al following which he served as a law clerk to Judges Theodore Labrecque and Alvin Milberg in Monmouth County.
David J. Leone:
Mr. Leone graduated from the University of Maryland, College Park in 1992 with a Bachelor Degree, majoring in English Literature and Government and Politics. Subsequent to his college graduation, Mr. Leone was employed for eight years in Contract Administration for a multimillion dollar central New Jersey construction management / general contracting firm. After receiving his Juris Doctorate from Rutgers University School of Law in Newark, New Jersey in 2003, Mr. Leone clerked for a judge sitting in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Monmouth County. He wasadmitted to the practice of law in the State and Federal District Courts of New Jersey in 2003 and the State of New York in 2004. Since commencing practice upon completion of his clerkship, Mr. Leone has tried dozens of cases to jury verdict in the Superior Court – Law Division. He has argued cases before the Appellate Division of the Superior Court of New Jersey. Mr. Leone is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney, a designation held by less than two percent of licensed attorneys in the State. He sits as a Superior Court arbitrator, having been appointed by the Presiding Judge of the Civil Division in Monmouth County. Mr. Leone is Alternate Prosecutor in The Boroughs of Interlaken and Sea Girt and the City of Neptune City. His practice consists of construction, personal injury and general litigation, workers compensation, zoning and planning board approvals and municipal court matters.
Michael J. Lynch:
Mr. Lynch is a graduate of Widener University School of Law, earning a JD in 2000. Upon graduation from Law School, he completed a clerkship for the Honorable, Francis P. DeStefano, J.S.C., Monmouth County criminal part. From there, he spent the next four years as an Assistant County Prosecutor in the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office where he was involved in Juvenile work, Appellate work and tried multiple criminal matters to conclusion. Since 2005, Mr. Lynch has concentrated his practice in the area of Insurance Defense Litigation where he has successfully defended clients at trial in multiple counties across the State of New Jersey.
Mr. Lynch is a licensed attorney in the States of New Jersey and New York. He currently practices in the fields of Civil Litigation, Municipal Court, Real Estate, Wills and Criminal Matters.