Our Associates

Our associates represent the best and brightest legal talent with impeccable ethics and qualifications, consistent with our philosophy and mission of providing every client with the best possible legal representation available anywhere. View their profiles below:

Stephen M. Honan
Alak Shah
Robert Zitt
Patrick McGorman
Jennifer M. Feerick




Stephen M. Honan
Associate
Telephone: (845) 353-2000
Fax: (845) 353-2789

Practice Areas:
Commercial and Residential Real Estate Transactions;
Personal Injury; Insurance Coverage and Litigation;
Commercial and General Litigation; Estates Practice

Admitted: 
1988, New York and New Jersey, 1987 Connecticut;
U.S. District Courts, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
and District of New Jersey

Law School:
University of Bridgeport, J.D., 1987

College: 
State University of New York at Albany, B.A., 1984

Member:
New York County Lawyers Association

Born:
Bronx, New York




Alak Shah
Associate
Telephone: (845) 353-2000
Fax: (845) 353-2789



Practice Areas: 
Litigation; Personal Injury; Appellate Practice;
Real Estate; Insurance Coverage; Labor Law; Commercial Litigation;
General Litigation

Admitted:  
2008, New Jersey; 2008, New York;
2011 U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York

Law School: 
Pace University of Law, J.D. 2007

College: 
Pennsylvania State University, B.S. 2004

Member: 
New York State Bar Association; New Jersey State Bar Association; American Bar Association

Biography:
Formerly of O’Connor Redd in White Plains, New York. Interned during Law School at the Securities Arbitration Clinic at Pace in White Plains, New York and also in Mumbai, India at Singhania & Partners. Alak also interned at Clark, Gagliardi & Miller, White Plains, New York.  At Pace Law School, Alak received the Alumni Achievement Award, was named a Dean’s Scholar and was on the Dean’s List.  He served as the President of the Gaelic Society and the Treasurer of the Student Bar Association.  At Penn State, Alak was awarded a Dean’s Scholarship and was also on the Dean’s List.  Alak is a Member of MENSA and Phi Alpha Delta.

Born:  
Gujarat, India

 




Robert Zitt
Associate
Telephone: (845) 353-2000
Fax: (845) 353-2789



Practice Areas: 
Litigation; Municipal Law; Appellate Practice;
Labor Law; Commercial Litigation; Land Use

Admitted:  
2018,  New York; 2021 Southern District of New York; 2021 Second Circuit Court of Appeals.

Law School: 
Brooklyn Law School, J.D. 2017

College: 
Fordham University, B.S. 2013

Member: 
New York State Bar Association;

Biography:
Prior to joining Feerick Nugent MacCartney, Robert worked for the Bronx District Attorneys Office where he served as an Assistant District Attorney handling pre-trial and trial proceedings, including motion practice.

Born:  
Englewood, New Jersey




Matthew Lizotte
Associate
Telephone: (845) 353-2000
Fax: (845) 353-2789



Practice Areas: 
Creditor’s Rights, Property Rights, Bankruptcy, Litigation, Municipal, Appellate

Admitted:  
2015, New Jersey; 2015, New York;
2016 U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; 2020 U.S. Northern District of New York

Law School: 
Fordham University School of Law, J.D.

College: 
Stony Brook University

Member: 
New York State Bar Association; American Bar Association

Biography:
While attending Fordham University School of Law, Matthew completed an Externship with the New York City Council Legal Counsel Division which advises the mayor, other elected officials, and City agencies on issues concerning virtually every area of municipal law. Prior to joining Feerick Nugent MacCartney PLLC, Matthew has devoted his career to defending creditor’s rights in state and federal court. Matthew is a volunteer attorney for Catholic Charities where his work has been highlighted for his ability to handle complex matters for the organization. He volunteers for La Asociación para el Desarrollo de Carrizal an organization (APRODECA), which dedicated to improving the lives of the community of Carrizal, Dominican Republic with public works projects such as bringing fresh drinking water to the community and providing educational materials for children.

Born:  
Nyack, NY




Patrick McGorman
Associate
Telephone: (845) 353-2000
Fax: (845) 353-2789


Practice Areas:
Civil Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Municipal Law; Property Rights; Not for Profit Organizations Practice

Admitted:
2017, New York

Law School:
Fordham University, J.D., magna cum laude, 2016

College:
St Joseph’s College, B.S., 2012

Member:
Order of the Coif
New York State Bar Association
Fordham Law Alumni Association

Biography: 
Judicial Intern to the Honorable John F. Keenan, U.S. District Court, S.D.N.Y., May 2014
U.S. Marine Corps, Sergeant, Honorably Discharged from Active Duty in 2011; Operation Iraqi Freedom/Operation Enduring Freedom Veteran (2007-2008, Fallujah, Iraq)
Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America, Troop 31, Walden, NY

Born:
Englewood, New Jersey
Native of Town of Montgomery, Orange County, NY

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Jennifer M. Feerick
Associate
Telephone: (845) 353-2000
Fax: (845) 353-2789

Practice Areas:
Appellate Practice; Litigation; Constitutional Law;
Civil Rights; Municipal Law; Property Rights

Admitted:
1998, Connecticut;
1999, New York and U.S. District Court, Southern, Eastern and Northern Districts of New York

Law School:
Fordham University School of Law, J.D., 1998

College:
State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry, B.S., cum laude, 1994

Biography:
Senior Court Attorney, N.Y. Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Department, 2000-2006

Born:
Suffern, New York