Paul E. Minnefor Joins Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla, P.C. as Shareholder
August 1, 2016
Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla, P.C. is proud to announce that Paul E. Minnefor has joined the firm as a shareholder. An accomplished litigator, Mr. Minnefor focuses his practice on white collar criminal defense, the defense of governmental investigations and regulatory enforcement
actions, and a broad array of complex litigation matters. Mr. Minnefor has extensive experience with investigations and regulatory enforcement actions founded upon allegations of securities fraud and registration violations. Prior to joining Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla, Mr. Minnefor served as a Deputy Attorney General in the Securities Fraud Prosecution Section of the Office of the Attorney General. As a Deputy Attorney General, he enforced the New Jersey Securities Law in close consultation with the Chief of the New Jersey Bureau of Securities, litigating cases against a host of defendants, including a Ponzi scheme and the institutional issuers of billions of dollars of residential mortgage backed securities. Before his public service, Mr. Minnefor was of counsel at a New York City litigation boutique firm, representing a former specialist for the New York Stock Exchange in a highly complex, multi-defendant criminal matter in the Southern District of New York, as well as in a regulatory enforcement proceeding before the Securities
and Exchange Commission.
Mr. Minnefor received his B.A. from Williams College and his J.D. from Boston College Law School. He is a member of the New Jersey Bar Association and sits on the Securities Litigation and Regulatory Enforcement Committee.Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla, P.C. is a multi-specialty law firm dedicated to providing sophisticated, complex legal services and solutions. The attorneys maintain personal relationships and gather in-depth knowledge of clients' businesses and industries to construct both sound legal advice and effective strategies to resolve business issues. With a focus on responsiveness and producing results with outstanding value to their clients' bottom line, the firm provides experienced legal representation in a wide variety of practice areas, including: Corporate and Business; Creditors' Rights and Bankruptcy; Environmental; Government Investigations/White Collar Crime; Healthcare; Intellectual Property and Technology; Labor and Employment; Litigation; Megers and Acquisitions, Real Estate, Land Use and Development; Redevelopment; and Trusts and Estates. For more information, visit us at www.ghclaw.com.