Recent News

Recent News

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  • Republicans for Point Pleasant Golf Outing

    Republicans for Point Pleasant Golf Outing

    On August 10, 2022, partner Brian McAlindin, who is the Republican Municipal Chairman for Point Pleasant, served as host for the annual Republicans For Point Pleasant Golf Outing at Eagle Ridge Golf Club.  Shown here with playing partner 2021 Republican Gubernatorial Candidate, Jack Ciatarrelli.  Brian’s group won the scramble format golf competition with an impressive […]

  • Bathgate, Wegener & Wolf Partner Named Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Lawyer

    Bathgate, Wegener & Wolf Partner Named Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Lawyer

    Bathgate Wegener & Wolf, P.C. would like to congratulate one of our partners, Jonathan S. Fabricant, Esq. on his recent selection to the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Civil Plaintiffs list.

  • Bathgate, Wegener & Wolf Associate Named Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyer

    Bathgate, Wegener & Wolf Associate Named Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyer

    Bathgate Wegener & Wolf, P.C. would like to congratulate our newest associate, Nicholas L. Leider, Esq. on his recent selection as a Top 40 Under 40 civil trial lawyer in New Jersey by The National Trial Lawyers.

  • $800,000 Estate Settled With Bathgate, Wegener & Wolf

    $800,000 Estate Settled With Bathgate, Wegener & Wolf

              Brian W. McAlindin, Esq. successfully challenged a late-stage Will of a 94-year-old woman wherein the decedent had left nearly her entire estate to her two best friends in a prior Will. The decedent suffered a fall and deteriorating health requiring a home health aide. Another acquaintance’s daughter became her caretaker, and a new Will […]

  • $415,000 Settlement Won In Motorcycle Accident Claim

    $415,000 Settlement Won In Motorcycle Accident Claim

             Brian W. McAlindin, Esq. successfully obtained a settlement totaling $415,000 on behalf of a couple involved in a motorcycle accident following arbitration.  Plaintiffs were travelling on a motorcycle when a motor vehicle operator failed to observe a Stop sign at a “Y” intersection causing the motorcycle operator to lose control and dump his motorcycle […]

  • Corporate Shareholder Dispute Settled By Bathgate, Wegener, & Wolf For $200,000,000

    Corporate Shareholder Dispute Settled By Bathgate, Wegener, & Wolf For $200,000,000

    A group of Bathgate, Wegener & Wolf attorneys led by partners, Lawrence E. Bathgate, II, Esq., William J. Wolf, Esq., Dominic J. Aprile, Esq. and Ryan S. Malc, Esq., along with colleague Daniel J. Carbone, represented a shareholder in a family-owned private corporation dispute, which resulted in the sale of the company for a total […]

  • Multi-Jurisdictional Estate Claim Settles For $50,000,000

    Multi-Jurisdictional Estate Claim Settles For $50,000,000

    A team of Bathgate, Wegener & Wolf attorneys, led by partners, Lawrence E. Bathgate, II, Dominic J. Aprile, Ryan S. Malc, and colleague Daniel J Carbone, represented (with other out-of-State firms) a resident of Monaco in a multi-jurisdictional estate claim.  The claim involved assets in New Jersey, Florida and Europe.  The case resulted in a […]

  • Oceanfront Property In Ortley Beach Sold To State of New Jersey

    Oceanfront Property In Ortley Beach Sold To State of New Jersey

    In December 2021, Lawrence E. Bathgate, II represented the ocean front property owner of the Joey Harrison Surf Club in Ortley Beach, Toms River, Ocean County, N.J. on the sale of the property to the State of New Jersey and the Township of Toms River.  The large ocean front property valued at more than $10,000,000.00 […]

  • Manasquan River Park Property Sold With Representation from Bathgate

    Manasquan River Park Property Sold With Representation from Bathgate

    In mid-2021, Lawrence E. Bathgate, II represented the property owner of a 145-acre vacant parcel of land in Monmouth County contiguous to the Manasquan River Reservoir Park in the sale of the property to the County of Monmouth for a sum in excess of $10,000,000.00.  The Manasquan River Reservoir is the largest park in terms […]

  • Motorcycle Accident in NJ Settled For $1,250,000

    Motorcycle Accident in NJ Settled For $1,250,000

    The Honorable Thomas E. O’Brien, P.J. Cv. (ret.) of Ocean County settled a motorcycle accident case on January 26, 2022 for $1.250,000.00.  Plaintiff suffered a left mid tibia displaced fracture of his left leg that was repaired with an open reduction internal fixation surgery. He also had four (4) toes on his left foot repaired […]

  • Life Insurance

    Life Insurance

    Bathgate, Wegener & Wolf, P.C. recently represented the beneficiary of a life insurance policy. Upon the death of the insured, the life insurance carrier refused to pay the death benefit to the beneficiary. Plaintiff filed suit, seeking entitlement to the death benefit. Through mediation efforts, Bathgate, Wegener & Wolf, P.C. was able to obtain a favorable settlement […]

  • NJ Legal Mediation

    NJ Legal Mediation

    On December 1, 2021 the Honorable Thomas E. O’Brien, P.J.Cv., (retired), mediated a case that arose out of a fight between two patrons in an Atlantic City bar.  At approximately 12:30 a.m., two (2) males about 30 years of age got into an argument and physical altercation.  The two were not friends but were both […]

  • NJ Commercial Debt Forgiveness

    NJ Commercial Debt Forgiveness

    Mr. Malc represented a client who received two commercial loans totaling $930,000.00.  The loans were insured by the Small Business Administration (“SBA”).  When the client’s up-and-coming business fell victim to extraordinary challenges, the business shuttered, and the loans could not be repaid.  Mr. Malc’s client did all it could to mitigate damages to the Bank, […]

  • Recent Mediation Case

    Recent Mediation Case

    COVID-19 has slowed down the adjudication of cases and the active Mediation of the more substantial ones. Now that the court system is in the process of moving cases again, it is more important than ever that you move your case to Mediation immediately and that we all get back to pre-COVID mediation levels. On […]