Attorney Details

Joseph D. Rasnek - Partner

JOSEPH D. RASNEK practices in the areas of toxic tort defense, product liability defense, and commercial litigation. Mr. Rasnek frequently defends his clients in complex litigation and multi-jurisdictional disputes involving multiple plaintiffs. Mr. Rasnek's toxic tort defense has involved claims of personal injury and torts to land and the environment.

He has successfully defended claims of product liability and personal injury from products supposedly containing toxic elements. In addition to representing manufacturers of particular products, chemicals, and substances on both a local and national level, Mr. Rasnek also has successfully represented manufacturers of component products used in manufacturing. His commercial litigation practice has involved representing the interests of corporations in general contract and commercial matters.

Mr. Rasnek received his A.B., with high honors, in 1974 from Rutgers University, where he was a member of the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. He received his Juris Doctorate in 1978, also from Rutgers University. He was admitted to the bar of the State of New Jersey in 1978. From 1978-1979, Mr. Rasnek served as Law Secretary to Honorable Theodore I. Botter, Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division. He is a member of the New Jersey State and American Bar Associations.