WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (July 15, 2022) – White Plains, New York-based insurance defense firm Coffey Modica O’Meara Capowski LLP has hired Nicholas Donzuso as managing partner of its New Jersey office. 


An attorney for more than 10 years, Donzuso’s practice encompasses commercial and civil litigation in state and federal courts in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. He provides advice and counsel to organizations of all sizes, helping them mitigate risk and litigation and representing them if or when litigation arises. He also focuses on commercial transactions and business disputes.

“We are thrilled to have Nick join CMOC LLP and be the driving force in the New Jersey market,” shared Michael Coffey, partner and firm co-founder. “We have known and respected Nick for many years, and when we were considering who to put at the helm in New Jersey, we thought he would be a perfect fit with his practice, approach to client service and work ethic.”

Donzuso represents insurance companies and self-insureds (with SIRs over $20 million) in general liability matters, including premises liability, products liability, complex personal injury, construction accidents, construction defects, dram shop and trucking cases. Additionally, he staffs a 24/7 emergency response team that responds to accidents immediately with on-site support and counsel on how to handle the incident.

“Businesses and insurance companies rely on me to provide sound counsel founded on a cost-benefit analysis within their business goals,” shared Donzuso. “They also appreciate my ability to resolve claims quickly and my immediate responsiveness. 

I am excited to transition my practice to CMOC LLP and look forward to helping the firm continue its explosive growth,” added Donzuso. 

In addition to representing insurance companies and self-insureds, Donzuso’s clients include businesses including healthcare companies, commercial real estate owners and developers, commercial real estate brokers, tenants, retailers, health care organizations and providers and treatment centers. 

About Coffey Modica O’Meara Capowski LLPCoffey Modica O’Meara Capowski LLP is a New York-based defense litigation firm with offices in Manhattan, White Plains, Buffalo, New Jersey and Connecticut. The firm represents defendants in high-profile, high-exposure matters across many disciplines and industries. Known for being aggressive trial attorneys and litigators, Coffey Modica O’Meara Capowski resolves matters on behalf of its clients with the most cost-effective resolutions aligned with their short- and long-term business goals and culture.