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Alex M. Hilsen, Esq. Named Partner at Sussan, Greenwald & Wesler

CRANBURY, NJ (July 2, 2018) – Sussan, Greenwald & Wesler, a law firm serving families with children with special needs, named Alex M.Hilsen, Esq., LL.M, as a partner to the firm.

“In the years since Alex has joined the firm, he has become an asset on many levels,” said Staci Greenwald, senior partner. “Expanding our practice to include future planning for families with a child with special needs was the natural next step and has been an invaluable resource to our clients. We are proud to name Alex as partner to the firm.”

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Staci J. Greenwald, Esq.

Partner - Special Education Attorney
I am passionate about helping families navigate special education matters.

Jayne M. Wesler, Esq.

Partner - Special Education Attorney
I advocate for the rights of students who require special education programs.

Alex M. Hilsen, Esq., LL.M.

Partner - Estate Planning Attorney
I use my financial expertise to guide clients in estate issues including trusts and wills.

Lenore Boyarin, Esq.

Of Counsel - Special Education Attorney
I am uniquely qualified to advocate on behalf of children with special needs.

Andrew I. Meltzer, Esq.

Special Education Attorney
I help special needs students attain the success in school and life they are capable of achieving.

Mariann Crincoli, Esq.

Special Education Attorney
I counsel clients in the areas of special education, student discipline and HIB.

Joan Thomas, Esq.

Special Education Attorney
I am excited to use my advocacy experience as well as personal knowledge on behalf of clients with special needs.

Theresa Sullivan

I believe strongly in the inherent value of education and the societal benefits of widespread access to education.
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