John F. Casey

Member of the Firm

John Casey practices primarily in the areas of litigation, construction, public contract law and real property tax appeals. He represents municipalities, toll authorities, construction firms and developers in a variety of matters that encompass prevailing wage compliance and litigation, contract procurement, employment issues and construction litigation.

John’s experience also includes the defense and prosecution of real property tax appeals and issues related to tax exemption for properties ranging from commercial and industrial buildings to casinos and special purpose infrastructure facilities.

magna cum laude graduate of the New England School of Law, John served as the coordinating editor of the New England Law Review. He received the American Jurisprudence Award in Torts and authored “Plyler v. Doe, The Quasi Fundamental Right Emerges in Equal Protection Analysis,” published in the New England Law Review. After graduation, he served as law clerk to Judge Melvin P. Antell, Appellate Division, New Jersey.


  • New England School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 1984)
  • William Paterson College (B.A., 1979)

Bar & Court Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey