Brian J. Molloy - Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A.

Brian J. Molloy

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2001
Phone: 732-855-6083

Brian Molloy, a shareholder, is managing partner of the law firm and co-chair of the Appellate Practice Group.  Prior to becoming managing partner, he was Chair of the Commercial Litigation Group.  He has years of experience as lead counsel in trials in several jurisdictions, and has extensive appellate experience in the state and federal courts.  

Mr. Molloy is also president of a wholly-owned subsidiary of the law firm providing sports management services to professional baseball athletes.

In his community, Mr. Molloy served on the Westfield Zoning Board of Adjustment, president and trustee of the Westfield College Men’s Club, trustee of the Westfield High School Boosters Association, and coached soccer and baseball teams for his two children.

Area of Emphasis:

Complex commercial litigation in both the State and Federal Courts; Defense of law firms in professional malpractice cases; Emergent applications for temporary restraining orders; Litigation involving claims under the Lanham Act regarding false advertising and unfair business practices; Unfair competition claims; Casino Law; Attorney Disciplinary Proceedings


•    Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers
•    Fellow, American Bar Association
•    Selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America® 2002-2012 and currently is listed in the practice areas of Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Legal Malpractice Law-Defendants, and Appellate Practice
•    Selected for inclusion in New Jersey Super Lawyers® 2005-2013
• Listed in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2013, Litigation: General Commercial.
• Recipient of Middlesex County Bar Association's "Robert J. Cirafesi Chancery Practice Award." (2013) •    “AV” Martindale-Hubbell peer review rating
•    Former Chair of Ethics Committee
•    Appointed Special Ethics Master by Supreme Court of New Jersey.


“Legal Fees Under New Jersey’s Open Public Records Act: A Guide to a Prevailing Party’s Right to Recovery,” New Jersey Lawyer Magazine, February 2012; “Chancery Division Jurisdiction and Case Management Procedures,” New Jersey Lawyer, The Magazine, December 1994; “Pleading Your Case: A Practical Guide to New Jersey Civil Practice Requirements,” New Jersey Lawyer, the Magazine, April 1993.

Seton Hall UniversityJ.D. 1978

Client Comments

"Mr. Brian Molloy is a very experienced attorney as it pertains to litigation and related matters. He is extremely professional with high ethics, and based on his many years of experience, he knows how to resolve and settle very difficult cases. I would recommend him to anyone who is seeking an attorney who has pending litigation matters."

-Joel Moore
The Ridge at Back Brook, LLC

Office Location

90 Woodbridge Center Drive, Suite 900
P.O. Box 10
Woodbridge, NJ 07095-0958
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Appellate Practice of the Woodbridge Metro Area
Brian J. Molloy has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

Appellate Practice
Bet-the-Company Litigation
Commercial Litigation
Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law
Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants