James H. Laskey - Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A.

James H. Laskey

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1991
Phone: 908-252-4221

Jim Laskey is a member of the firm Norris, McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A. and a past Chairman of its Business Law Group. His business practice is primarily transactional, including mergers, acquisitions, and supply and distribution arrangements. Within this area, he will often take the lead in the area of governmental approvals needed for corporate transactions, such as premerger notification under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act, and other approvals needed for changes in control of regulated companies such as public utilities.

In addition to his business practice, Jim maintains a practice in administrative and government regulatory law, including public utility, antitrust, health care and telecommunications issues. Jim spends much of his time representing clients before state and federal administrative agencies, particularly the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities. He is also a registered legislative agent for New Jersey legislative activities.

Jim also regularly handles governmental permitting and zoning matters where the application involves specialized technologies and equipment.

Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyBS 1975Yale UniversityJ.D. 1978
Independent Energy Producers of New JerseyNew Jersey Lawyers Fund for Client ProtectionSomerset County Business PartnershipNew Jersey State Bar Association

Office Location

721 Route 202-206, Suite 200
P.O. Box 5933
Bridgewater, NJ 08807-5933
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2013 Lawyer of the Year in Energy Law of the Newark Metro Area
James H. Laskey has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Communications Law (Appellate, Common Carrier, Franchise, Regulatory, Telecommunications)
Energy Law (Administrative, Appellate, Cogeneration, Energy Companies, Litigation, Public Utility, Regulatory, Transactions)