Matheu D. Nunn

Matheu D. Nunn

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Matheu D. Nunn

Matheu D. Nunn has been recognized by:

  • New Jersey Rising Stars 2016
  • New Jersey Rising Stars 2015
  • New Jersey Rising Stars 2014
  • New Jersey Rising Stars 2013

Matheu D. Nunn is a Partner with Einhorn, Harris, Ascher, Barbarito & Frost, PC. He handles matrimonial, criminal, and appellate matters at all levels of the judiciary. Between public and private practice, Mr. Nunn has tried both jury and bench trials and has been counsel of record in over 30 Appellate Division or Supreme Court matters, including published decisions in Quinn v. Quinn, 225 N.J. 34 (2016); In re Child by J.E.V., 226, N.J. 90 (2016); Bisbing v. Bisbing, 445 N.J. Super. 207 (App. Div. 2016); In re Adoption of Child by J.E.V., 442 N.J. Super. 472 (App. Div. 2015); and Clark v. Clark, 429 N.J. Super. 61 (App. Div. 2012). Mr. Nunn came to the firm after serving as an Assistant Prosecutor for the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office. In 2012, Matheu was appointed to serve as the Prosecutor for Morris Township; he has also filled in for the Boonton, Boonton Township, East Hanover and Parsippany Municipal Courts. The trial and litigation skills he learned as a prosecutor serve to benefit his matrimonial clients both in and out of the courtroom.

Mr. Nunn received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Delaware and his Juris Doctor from Rutgers School of Law-Camden, where he earned “with Honors” distinction and was an editor of the law review. Following law school, Mr. Nunn completed two clerkships. He clerked for the Honorable B. Theodore Bozonelis, the Assignment Judge for Morris and Sussex Counties; and, for the Honorable Jack M. Sabatino, a Presiding Judge of the Appellate Division of New Jersey. Following his clerkship with Judge Sabatino, Mr. Nunn joined the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office, where he worked as an Assistant Prosecutor in the Appellate Unit and Major Crimes Unit prior to joining the Einhorn Harris.

Mr. Nunn is a frequent lecturer and has moderated seminars on appellate practice and family law featuring New Jersey Supreme Court Justices and New Jersey Appellate Division and Trial Court judges. He has also contributed as a panelist in seminars and lectures involving appellate practice, family law, and criminal law. He is also an Early Settlement Panelist in Morris County, a program in which litigants involved in matrimonial litigation go before panelists and attempt to settle the financial issues attendant to the litigation.

Mr. Nunn has been selected for inclusion on the New Jersey Super Lawyer Rising Star List in appellate practice, family law, and criminal law. He has also received an AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale-Hubbell (the highest possible rating). Most recently, Mr. Nunn was selected to the New Jersey Law Journal’s 2015 New Leaders of the Bar.

Practice Areas

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 2007

Education

  • Rutgers University School of Law-Camden – Juris Doctor May 2007 (With Honors)
    • Member Law Review
  • University of Delaware – B.A. in Political Science – January 2004

Past Employment Positions

  • Morris County Prosecutors Office – Assistant Prosecutor
  • Honorable Jack M. Sabatino, Appellate Division, Superior court of New Jersey – Law Clerk
  • Honorable B. Theodore Bozonelis, Assignment Judge, Superior Court of New Jersey – Law Clerk
  • Honorable Joseph A. Falcone, Criminal Law Division, Superior Court of New Jersey – Law Clerk
  • ING Direct – Law Clerk

Representative Matters

  • Quinn v. Quinn, 225 N.J. 34 (2016)
  • In re Child by J.E.V., 226, N.J. 90 (2016)
  • Bisbing v. Bisbing, 445 N.J. Super. 207 (App. Div. 2016)
  • In re Adoption of Child by J.E.V., 442 N.J. Super. 472 (App. Div. 2015)
  • Yannuzzi v. Yannuzzi, 2015 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 1904 (App. Div. 2015)
  • Clark v. Clark, 2014 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 895 (App. Div. 2014)
  • Alexin v. Raiter, 2014 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 826 (App. Div. 2014)
  • State v. Baum, 2013 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 1920 (App. Div. 2013)
  • J.G. V. A.G., 2013 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 1496 (App. Div. 2013)
  • J.M.F. v. G.M.F., 2013 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 1063 (App. Div. 2013)
  • Decheser v. Decheser, 2013 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 1339 (App. Div. 2013)
  • Lenowitz v. Lenowitz, 2012 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 2605 (App. Div. 2012)
  • Clark v. Clark, 429 N.J. Super. 61 (App. Div. 2012)
  • State v. J.C., 2012 N.J. Super. Unpub LEXIS 1989 (App. Div. 2012)
  • State v. Williams, 2012 N.J. Super, Unpub. LEXIS 1118 (App. Div. 2012)
  • State v, Tillery, 2012 N.J. Super. Unpub LEXIS 761 (App. Div. 2012)
  • State v. Maclay, 2012 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 369 (App. Div. 2012)
  • State v. Zarate, WL 246385 (App. Div. 2012)
  • State v. Culpepper, WL 3849922 (App. Div. 2009)
  • State v. Ameti, WL 2557501 (App. Div. 2010)
  • State v. Bevacqua, WL 2346684 (App. Div. 2010)
  • State v. Carrasquillo, WL 532784 (App. Div. 2010)
  • State v. Correia, WL 4067032 (App. Div. 2010)
  • State v. Dilavore, WL 4008131 (App. Div. 2010)
  • State v. J.E.J., 203 N.J. 438 (2010)
  • State v. O’Leary, WL 2195677 (App. Div. 2010)
  • State v. O’Leary, 204 N.J. 41 (2010)
  • State v. Pomento, WL 1191558 (App. Div. 2011)
  • State v. Toffoloni, WL 680774 (App. Div. 2010)
  • State v. Bisco, WL 2582732 (App. Div. 2011)
  • State v. Brackin, WL 1661381 (App. Div. 2011)
  • State v. Nguyen, 205 N.J. 80 (2011)
  • State v. Quigley, WL 903444 (App. Div. 2011)
  • State v. Usher-Swift, WL 941162 (App. Div. 2011)
  • State v. Vaughn, 205 N.J. 79 (2011)
  • State v. Worthy, WL 2306904 (App. Div. 2011)

In the News

Speaking Engagements

  • Panelist – “Preparing and Appearing Before the New Jersey Appellate Division” with Judge Jack M. Sabatino, P.J.A.D. (2017, NJAJ)
  • Panelist – Evidence for Family Lawyers with Judge David H. Ironson (2017, NJICLE)
  • Panelist – Cohabitation Seminar with Judge Michael E. Hubner (2016, MCBA)
  • Moderator – Appellate Seminar with Supreme Court Justice Virginia Long (ret.), Judge Phillip S. Carchman (ret. and on recall), Judge Catherine I. Enright, and Bonnie Frost (2014, MCBA).
  • Moderator – Appellate Seminar with Supreme Court Justice Anne M. Patterson, Judge Francine I. Axelrad, Judge Jack M. Sabatino, and Judge Edwin H. Stern (ret.) (2014, MCBA)
  • Moderator – Appellate Seminar with Supreme Court Justice Patterson, Judge Axelrad, Judge Sabatino, and Judge Stern (ret.) (2013, MCBA)
  • “Hot Tips for Family Lawyers” – New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education (2012)
  • Keynote Speaker – Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (2012)
  • “Privacy Issues in Family Law” – Somerset County Bar Association (October 2011)
  • “Privacy Issues in Family Law” – Institute for Continuing Legal Education (September 2011)
  • “Keynote Address” – Morris County Police Academy – Explorer Graduation (June 2011)
  • “Trial and Grand Jury Testimony” – New Jersey State Police Academy (June 2011)
  • “Cyber-Bullying” – Chester, New Jersey (June 2011)
  • “The Infrequent Fliers Program – Doing it Right on Appeal” – Panelist – New Jersey State Bar Association Convention (May 2011)
  • “Law of Interrogation” – Morris County Policy Academy (Fall and Spring 2010)
  • “Principles of Search & Seizure” – Morris County Police Academy (2010)
  • “Ethics for Prosecutors” – Morris County Prosecutor’s Office (2010)
  • “Appellate Practice” – Morris County Prosecutor’s Office (2010)

Professional Associations

  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Morris County Bar Association