Christine M. McCarthy

Christine M. McCarthy

Phone: 973-586-4948
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Christine M. McCarthy

Christine M. McCarthy has been recognized by:

  • New Jersey Super Lawyers Rising Stars 2017

In July 2014, Christine M. McCarthy joined Einhorn, Harris, Ascher, Barbarito & Frost, PC as an associate in our Personal Injury Department.

Prior to joining the firm, she spent two years with a firm in Florham Park, NJ where she was involved in the litigation, arbitration and mediation of civil cases including catastrophic injury, product liability, asbestos litigation, premises liability, automobile accidents and wrongful death.

Christine received her B.A in Spanish from Ramapo College in 2008 where she was a member of Sigma Delta Pi, the National Spanish Honors Society.   She spent a year studying abroad at the Universidad de Antonio de Nebrija in Madrid, Spain.   Prior to entering law school, she taught Spanish to high school students at Randolph High School in Randolph, New Jersey.

She received her Juris Doctor in May 2011 from Seton Hall University School of Law.  While at Seton Hall, she worked with the Seton Hall University School of Law Center for Social Justice in their Family Law Clinic in which she represented clients in a variety of family law matters, including arguing final restraining orders in Essex County Superior Court.   During her tenure at Seton Hall, she also interned in both public and private practice. She first interned at the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office where she argued municipal appeals and drafted motions on constitutional and criminal issues. She then worked for a small law firm in which she assisted attorneys with cases involving civil rights, employment and discrimination.

Upon graduation, Christine served as law clerk to the Honorable David H. Ironson, J.S.C., Morris County, New Jersey.

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey 2011
  • New York 2012

Education

Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, NJ – Juris Doctor, May 2011

  • Honors:
    • Chicago Title Insurance Award
    • Appellate Advocacy Best Brief Award
    • Book Award For Best Property Exam
  • Associate Editor, Circuit Review

Ramapo College of New Jersey, Mahwah, NJ – Bachelor of Arts in Spanish Language Studies, January 2008

  • Studied Abroad:
    • Universidad de Antonio de Nebrija, Madrid, Spain, 2006
  • Honors:
    • Graduated summa cum laude
    • Sigma Delta Pi (National Spanish Honors Society)

 

Past Employment Positions

  • Hack, Piro, O’Day, Merklinger, Wallace & McKenna, Florham Park, NJ
    • Associate, September 2012- July 2014
  • Honorable David H. Ironson, J.S.C., Morristown, NJ
    • Law Clerk, September 2011 – September 2012
  • Law Offices of Gina Mendola Longarzo, Madison NJ
    • Legal Intern,  May 2009 – May 2011
  • Morris County Prosecutors’ Office, Morristown, NJ
    • Legal Intern, May 2010 – September 2010
  • Seton Hall University School of Law Center for Social Justice, Newark, NJ
    • Family Law Clinic Student, January 2011 – May 2011
  • Randolph High School, Randolph, NJ
    • Spanish Teacher, September 2007 – June 2008