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Peter D. Valenzano Esq.

Peter D. Valenzano Esq.

Mashel Law LLC
  • Employment Law, Civil Rights, Business Law
  • New Jersey, New York
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Peter is one of the top employment litigators in the state of New Jersey. I highly recommend him to anyone in need of an employment lawyer.
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I strongly believe that everyone deserves a voice – especially those who have unfairly lost their job due to the insidious and shameful discrimination of their employer. I became an employment lawyer so that I could speak up for and defend workers who are unable to defend themselves against the disproportionate power of their employer. As an associate attorney at Mashel Law, I am proud to say I am a member of a team of lawyers who are deeply committed to representing workers who have been denied their right to work in a safe and harassment free work environment.

Before I began my legal career, I worked for United Cerebral Palsy as a Medicaid Service Coordinator providing access to social services to families caring for loved ones with disabilities and special health care needs in the New York City boroughs of Brooklyn, Bronx, and Manhattan. There, I learned how to effectively advocate for a vulnerable population.

Throughout my years as a lawyer I have successfully litigated against international corporations, counties and municipalities, the State of New Jersey, and even our own Federal Government. In addition, I routinely represent public employees such as teachers, police officers, and corrections officers when they are being unjustly brought up on phony disciplinary charges. For employees being offered a less than adequate severance agreement, I regularly advocate on their behalf seeking an enhancement and have had great success in doing so.

I do not shy away from complex litigation matters. In addition to litigating employment discrimination matters, I have successfully litigated personal injury matters, consumer fraud matters, shareholder disputes, partnership disputes, and the enforceability of restrictive covenants.

Practice Areas
  • Employment Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Business Law
  • Free Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
New York
New York State Office of Court Administration
Federal Court for the Southern and Eastern District of New York
New Jersey Federal Courts
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
- Current
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Kirsch Gartenberg Howard, LLP
Hyderally & Associates, PC
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
J.D. (2010)
Rutgers University - New Brunswick/Piscataway
B.A. (2005)
Excellence in Contribution to the Growth of the Law Center
Touro College Law Center
Academic Excellence in the Study of International Human Rights
Cali Award
Professional Associations
New Jersey Association for Justice
- Current
National Employment Lawyers Association
- Current
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Mashel Law LLC
500 Campus Dr
Morganville, NJ 07751
Telephone: (732) 536-6161
Fax: (732) 536-6165