Stephen V. McHugh
Shareholder
1040 Kings Highway North, Suite 600
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
Phone: 856.667.3113
Fax: 856.667.4003
smchugh@kentmcbride.com


Education

Pennsylvania State University (B.A., 1991)

Widener University School of Law (J.D., 1995)


Bar Admissions

New Jersey

Pennsylvania

U.S. District Courts for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and District of New Jersey

 

Stephen V. McHugh


Steve is a shareholder in Kent/McBride's Cherry Hill, New Jersey office. Steve graduated from the Pennsylvania State University (B.A., 1991) and Widener University School of Law (J.D., 1995). He was admitted to the Pennsylvania and New Jersey Bars in 1995 and the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

He has successfully represented clients as a civil trial attorney in all counties in the state of New Jersey, counties in the Philadelphia area and federal court. He also specializes in private arbitration and mediation and has successfully argued numerous cases on appeal.

Areas of Practice:

  • Admiralty/Maritime law
  • Bad faith litigation
  • Commercial premises liability
  • Employment litigation
  • Homeowner liability
  • Insurance coverage
  • Insurance fraud
  • Motor vehicle law and litigation for private and commercial vehicles
  • New Jersey appellate practice
  • Property claims and litigation

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New Jersey Bar Association, Insurance Law Section
  • Philadelphia Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Published Decisions

  • Provini v. Asbestospray, 360 N.J. Super. 234, 822 A.2d 627 (App. Div. 2003)
  • Orthopaedic Associates v. Dept. of Banking, 405 N.J. Super. 54, 963 A.2d 367 (App. Div. 2009)