(Courtesy of Genova Burns) Genova Burns LLC of Newark, New Jersey, is pleased to announce that Avi D. Kelin, along with three colleagues, was elevated to the position of “Counsel” effective April 1. The group is well deserving of this recognition as each has contributed greatly to the firm’s capabilities and strategic objectives.
“Beyond exhibiting a commitment to excellence in the practice of law, fundamental to the firm’s mission, this group has gone above and beyond by developing new practice areas and by assuming leadership roles in and outside the firm,” said Angelo J. Genova, chairman and managing partner of Genova Burns. “Their respective track records reflect what we hope for in all our colleagues and bodes well for the trajectory of our firm and its success,” continued Genova.
Avi D. Kelin, of Teaneck, New Jersey, focuses on the interaction between government and business. He advises businesses, trade associations and individuals on lobbying requirements, campaign-finance law, pay-to-play restrictions, government-ethics rules and the government-procurement process. Mr. Kelin has built his extensive experience as a member of the firm since 2014.
Mr. Kelin is chair of the firm’s autonomous vehicle law practice and concentrates on the legal issues surrounding the emerging technology of autonomous vehicles. He provides innovative solutions in this fast-growing area to automakers, technology companies, insurance companies, real-estate developers, government entities, and other businesses that depend on transportation and mobility. “Genova Burns LLC has been the perfect place for me to grow my career. From my earliest days with the firm, I have been encouraged and—more importantly—supported in developing my own legal interests, networks and practice areas, all while working with top-notch lawyers and sophisticated clients,” said Kelin.
Genova Burns is pleased to have such capable and diverse attorneys and wishes them all continued success. To those paying attention to the evolution of Genova Burns, welcome to the future.