Mr. Nwaneri is a Partner in MK&C’s New York City office, where his practice primarily focuses on general liability, product liability, environmental law, toxic tort, and construction law cases. Mr. Nwaneri has defended various corporate and individual entities in cases involving professional malpractice, wrongful death, fire loss, premises liability, and property damage.
Since 2014, Mr. Nwaneri has been selected as a “Rising Star” in General Litigation, in the New Jersey Super Lawyers list issued by Thomson Reuters. He currently serves on the New Jersey State Supreme Court Committee on Municipal Court Practice.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Nwaneri was a Senior Associate at a prominent regional law firm, where he also vice-chaired the firm’s Diversity Committee. Prior to that, Mr. Nwaneri worked as in-house counsel for a major national insurance company, where he litigated and tried serious bodily injury matters.
Mr. Nwaneri is a former law clerk to The Honorable Robert H. Gardner, J.S.C.
Mr. Nwaneri earned his Juris Doctorate from Valparaiso University School of Law in 2008, and his Bachelors Degree from Rutgers University in 2003. He is admitted to practice before the State and Federal Courts of New Jersey and the State Courts of New York.