Elizabeth Barreto

Elizabeth Barreto

Associate
Location:
Parsippany, New Jersey
Phone:
866-899-1138
Fax:
973-403-0010
Email:

Mrs. Barreto graduated Cum Laude from Seton Hall University in 2012 with a B.S in Political Science and minors in Criminology, Public Relations and Journalism. Upon completion of her undergraduate studies, Mrs. Barreto attended University of Connecticut School of Law, University of Ottawa School of Law and eventually graduated with a full scholarship from University of Puerto Rico.

While attending law school, Mrs. Barreto was a Senior Editor in the Business Law Journal and a member of the Federal Mock Trial team.

As a law student, Mrs. Barreto worked for the Federal Public Defender’s Office, United States District Court Judge Francisco Augusto Besosa, and O’Neil & Borges San Juan, Puerto Rico. Furthermore, she served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Miguel A. De La Carrera, J.S.C. Prior to joining Weiner Law Group LLP, Mrs. Barreto served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Candido Rodriguez, Jr., J.S.C.

Mrs. Barreto concentrates her practice defending claims filed against insured and self-insured entities, both public and private, and representing commercial insurance companies and joint insurance funds in coverage disputes.

Areas of Practice

  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey

Education

  • University of Puerto Rico Law School, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    • J.D. - 2015
    • Honors: Federal Mock Trial team, Member
    • Honors: Federal Public Defender’s Office
    • Honors: United States District Court Judge Francisco Augusto Besosa
    • Honors: O’Neil & Borges San Juan
    • Honors: Puerto Rico
    • Honors: Honorable Miguel A. De La Carrera, J.S.C., Judicial Law Clerk
    • Law Journal: Business Law Journal, Senior Editor
  • University of Connecticut School of Law, 2013-2014
    • Honors: Graduated with a full scholarship
  • Seton Hall University
    • B.S. cum laude - 2012
    • Major: Political Science
    • Minor: Criminology
    • Minor: Public Relations
    • Minor: Journalism

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • NJ Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Hispanic Bar Association
  • Union Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Honorable Candido Rodriguez, Jr., J.S.C., Judicial Law Clerk