Florio Perrucci promotes one to partner

Florio Perrucci Steinhardt Cappelli Tipton & Taylor recently announced that Christopher Buggy has been named a partner of the firm. Buggy has been practicing law since 2013 and has been an associate attorney with the firm since 2021. He concentrates his practice on civil litigation, education and labor and employment.

The full-service law firm has offices in Cherry Hill, New Providence, Belvidere and Holmdel in New Jersey; Easton and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; and New York City. Buggy has extensive experience in litigation in state and federal courts in New Jersey and New York, involving contract disputes, shareholder litigation, environmental insurance coverage and bankruptcy matters. He received his J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law, where he was an associate editor of the Seton Hall Law Review, and his undergraduate degree from Rutgers University – Newark. He is a member of the New York and New Jersey State Bar Associations.

A partner and chair of the firm’s Education and School Law Practice Group, Lester Taylor, said: “Not only is Chris an excellent attorney who handles complex employment and civil litigation matters, but he also provides top-notch client service, mentors our younger attorneys, works tirelessly and has a firm-first attitude. So, on behalf of the firm, we congratulate Chris on being named a partner with the firm — he truly earned it.”

Brian Tipton, the firm’s managing partner, added: “Chris has proven to be a great asset to our clients and to our firm. I am proud to call him my partner and know our firm is positioned for greater success with attorneys like him in our ranks.”