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McDonnell & Adels, PC was founded in 1995 by Patrick J. McDonnell and Elizabeth Adels, Esqs.  The Firm later added two additional members, Evan W. Klestzick, Esq. and Edward M. Ryan, Esq., re-forming into McDonnell Adels & Klestzick, PLLC.  

 

In 2021, Stuart M. Flamen, Esq., and Michael D. Hanratty, Esq. joined Evan W. Klestzick, Esq. and Edward M. Ryan, Esq. as members of McDonnell Adels & Klestzick, PLLC. Currently, the Firm has more than fifteen attorneys, most of whom have been with the Firm for more than ten years.

Senior Counsel

Elizabeth Adels

Elizabeth Adels

Senior Counsel

Elizabeth Adels founded McDonnell Adels & Klestzick, PLLC. with Patrick McDonnell in 1995.

Patrick J. McDonnell

Patrick J. McDonnell

Senior Counsel

Patrick J. McDonnell has represented insurers throughout his career.

Senior Partners

Junior Partners

Junior Partners

Julie A. Linwood

Junior Partner

Ms. Linwood has been with McDonnell Adels & Klestzick, PLLC since 1999 and has been a junior partner with the firm since 2004.

Junior Partners

Joseph Schwarzenberg

Junior Partner

Mr. Schwarzenberg has been with McDonnell Adels & Klestzick, P.L.L.C. since 2000 and has been a junior partner with the firm since 2008.

Associates

Associates

Alisa Burns

Associate

Associates

Jannine Gordineer

Associate

Associates

Courtney Napoli

Associate

Associates

Joseph Clark

Associate

Associates

Pamela Gould Kipnis

Associate

Associates

Christopher Stevens

Associate

Associates

Michael Giordano

Associate

Associates

Joann Lanza

Associate

Associates

Ira Thomas

Associate

Consultant to the Firm

Consultant

Tiara B. Shoter

Consultant to the Firm