Richard W. Wenner
Richard Wenner concentrates his practice in the fields of commercial litigation, municipal / local government and labor & employment law. Mr. Wenner deals extensively with issues ranging from redevelopment law, tax appeals, construction litigation, business law, land use, municipal matters and labor relations. He serves as Town Attorney for the Town of Phillipsburg and Borough Attorney for the Borough of Raritan.
He actively represents various municipalities throughout Warren and Sussex counties and has been appointed as labor counsel for the Township of Vernon and as the attorney for the Vernon Township Municipal Utility Authority.
Mr. Wenner also serves as labor counsel for more than a half-dozen municipalities located in Morris, Sussex and Warren Counties. In that capacity, he regularly counsels local governments on personnel matters involving the police, blue collar and white collar workers. Mr. Wenner has arbitrated numerous employee disputes and has appeared before state, federal and administrative agencies on behalf of his clients. As a litigator, Mr. Wenner understands the value of zealous advocacy on behalf of his clients. His oral advocacy skills have served clients well at both the trial courts and the Appellate Court levels.
Mr. Wenner completed his undergraduate studies at Colgate University and received his J.D. from Regent University. Upon graduation, he served as a Law Clerk to the Honorable Amy O’Connor, J.S.C. in the Warren County Superior Court, Law Division.
Mr. Wenner and his wife Kim are the proud parents of their three children, Jack, Evelyn and Grace. He is active in his local church, President of the Warren County Bar Association and past Trustee of Family Promise of Warren County, an organization devoted to helping the homeless in Warren County.
1001 Route 517
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Phone: (908) 852-2600
Fax: (908) 852-8225
23 Cattano Ave at Chancery Square
Morristown, NJ 07960
Phone: (973) 285-1281
Fax: (908) 852-8225