Genova Burns adds McDonnell (bankruptcy), Bonett (labor)

Genova Burns LLC, a leading full-service law firm headquartered in Newark, proudly announced the addition of two distinguished attorneys, Jaclynn McDonnell and Edward Bonett Jr.

McDonnell, who brings extensive experience and focus in bankruptcy law, foreclosure and debtor/creditor relations, bolsters the firm’s highly regarded bankruptcy and debtor/creditor law group.

With a track record of success in complex bankruptcy proceedings, McDonnell’s strategic approach and dedication have earned her a reputation for achieving favorable outcomes for her clients. Her deep understanding of debtor/creditor law further strengthens Genova Burns’ position as a premier destination for individuals and businesses seeking creative and understanding legal representation.

“We are thrilled to welcome Jaclynn to Genova Burns,” Managing Partner James Burns said. “Her extensive experience in bankruptcy law and foreclosure matters perfectly complements our firm’s existing strengths. Jaclynn’s addition underscores our commitment to delivering exceptional legal services and achieving the best possible outcomes for our clients.”

McDonnell earned her Juris Doctor from Seton Hall University School of Law and holds an LL.M from St. John’s University School of Law. She is admitted to practice law in New Jersey, New York and Florida.

With over two decades of experience as a National Labor Relations Board attorney, Bonett brings a wealth of knowledge and proficiency to the firm’s labor law practice. His extensive experience with the NLRB and his reputation as a fair and practical advocate make him a valuable addition to the Labor & Employment Practice Group.

“Joining Genova Burns is an exciting opportunity for me,” Bonnett said. “I am looking forward to working alongside such a talented team of attorneys and to contribute to the firm’s Labor & Employment Practice Group. I am eager to continue serving clients with the same dedication that has guided my career thus far.”

Bonett is not only recognized for his legal prowess, but for his dedication to the legal profession and his community. A published author and dedicated youth baseball and basketball coach, Edward is committed to making a positive impact both inside and outside the courtroom.

A graduate of Temple University Law School, Edward also holds a master’s degree from Villanova University and a bachelor’s degree from Drexel University. He is a proud member of the Justinian Society and the St. Thomas More Society, reflecting his commitment to furthering the legal profession and upholding its highest standards.

As Genova Burns continues to expand its team with the addition of McDonnell and Bonett, the firm reaffirms its commitment to providing exceptional legal services and delivering favorable outcomes for clients across a diverse range of practice areas. With their wealth of experience, dedication to excellence and contributions to both the legal profession and their communities, McDonnell and Bonett exemplify the values of Genova Burns and further strengthen its position as a premier destination for top-tier representation.