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Francis W. Yook - Associate

FRANCIS W. YOOK is an Associate in the Firm’s Insurance Services and Litigation Group.

Mr. Yook received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English from Boston University in 2010 and a Juris Doctorate from Brooklyn Law School in 2014. During law school, Mr. Yook served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Donald R. Venezia, J.S.C. (ret.) in the Law Division, Criminal Part, of the New Jersey Superior Court, Bergen Vicinage.  After graduating from law school, Mr. Yook served as the judicial law clerk to the Honorable Lisa A. Firko, J.S.C. in the Law Division, Civil Part, of the New Jersey Superior Court, Bergen Vicinage.

Mr. Yook possesses extensive experience across a wide range of civil litigation matters, including products liability, construction litigation, premises liability, personal injury, commercial litigation, and contract disputes.  Mr. Yook serves as the Planning Board Attorney for the Borough of Palisades Park.  He previously served as a Deputy Municipal Public Defender for the Borough of Palisades Park (2016-2018).  He also serves as a member of the Zoning Board of Adjustment for the Borough of Fort Lee.

Mr. Yook is listed in Super Lawyers® Rising Stars (2018-2019), a Thomson Reuters business, in the areas of General Litigation and Civil Litigation: Defense. A description of the standard or methodology on which the accolade is based can be found HERE (No aspect of the advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court).

Mr. Yook is admitted to practice in the State of New Jersey, the United States District Court, District of New Jersey, and the State of New York.