Chryzanta K. Hentisz
A graduate of Rutgers School of Law, class of 2003, Ms. Hentisz began her legal career auspiciously by clerking for the Hon. Sylvia B. Pressler, Presiding Judge for Administration, Appellate Division of the New Jersey Superior Court and author of the indispensable annotated New Jersey Court Rules.
Following her clerkship, Ms. Hentisz practiced in the field of civil litigation, specializing in the areas of appellate practice; including appeals to the New Jersey Supreme Court, insurance defense addressing, inter alia, automobile accidents, environmental contamination, construction defects and property damage; PIP (personal injury protection) arbitrations; and the investigation and prosecution of violations of the Insurance Fraud Prevention Act.
Ms. Hentisz continues practicing in the above areas, adding the defense of public entities to her portfolio. She is presently a member of the New Jersey and New York Bars as well as the U.S. District Court of New Jersey.
Ms. Hentisz serves as a Vice President on the Executive Board of The Ukrainian Museum and as a member of the National Board of the Ukrainian National Women’s League of America. She is also Administrator of the Syzokryli Ukrainian Dance Ensemble.
Selective Ins. Co. of America v. Rothman Supreme Court of New Jersey. 208 N.J. 580 (2010)
Bulusu v. Allstate New Jersey Ins. Co. Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division 2013 WL 6817663, (App. Div. December 27, 2013)
Mazzei v. New Jersey Transit Rail Operations, Inc. Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division 2006 WL 2096403, (App. Div. July 31, 2006)
Masaitis v. Allstate New Jersey Ins. Co. Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division. 2014 WL 4187531, (App. Div. August 26, 2014)
Sgarlato v. Board of Educ. Of Caldwell-West Caldwell Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division 2d, 2008 WL 351228, (App. Div. February 11, 2008)