Rotolo Karch Law

Rotolo Karch Law

Leading Law Firm located in Lebanon, New Jersey

Firm Overview

Protecting What's Important to You

Rotolo Karch Law of Lebanon, N.J. is a general practice Firm specializing in:

Divorce and Family Law
Personal Injury
Civil Litigation
Criminal Defense

The legal team at Rotolo Karch Law possess an aggregate of more than 120 years of experience representing clients in the areas of motor vehicle violations, including DUI and DWI offenses; malpractice issues; juvenile matters; business disputes and employment issues; and appeals.

Rotolo Karch Law offices are located at 502 U.S. 22, Lebanon, N.J. For more information on the Firm, visit
Main Office
Main Office
502 U.S. 22
Lebanon  NJ  08833
  • (908) 534-7900
  • (908) 534-7743
Criminal Defense
Criminal Defense Attorneys for Hunterdon County and Surrounding Areas in New Jersey
The Rotolo Law Firm Fights for Your Rights
Divorce and Family Law in New Jersey
A comprehensive divorce and family law practice in New Jersey.
Family Law and Divorce Attorneys in New Jersey
We handle all areas of family law and divorce in New Jersey.
Personal Injury
New Jersey Personal Injury Law Firm
Dedicated attorneys assertively pursuing your interests and rights.

Victor Rotolo

Attorney Victor A. Rotolo, founder of Rotolo Karch Law, has more than 30 years of experience, specializing in the areas of:

- Family Law
- Civil Litigation
- Criminal Defense

A 1982 graduate of Seton Hall Law School, Mr. Rotolo received the Undergraduate Academic Achievement Award from American University where he graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. in Justice. Prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. Rotolo served as a police officer with the City of Elizabeth, N.J. after graduating from the Union County Police Academy in 1978 as class Valedictorian.

Mr. Rotolo's has been named to the following lists:

- The Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers; "AV" rated in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory since 1996

- The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers (2013 - 2017)

- The American Society of Legal Advocates' Top 100 Litigation Lawyers in New Jersey (2013 - 2017)

- New Jersey Super Lawyers (2006-2018)

Victor A. Rotolo is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney. He also holds memberships in the New Jersey State Bar and Hunterdon County Bar Associations, The Million Dollar and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, The New Jersey Defense Association, The Association of Trial Lawyers of America and Trial Attorneys of New Jersey. Formerly appointed by the New Jersey Supreme Court to its District XIII Ethics Committee for 2009 through 2011, Mr. Rotolo served as both Chair and Vice Chair of that Committee.

Mr. Rotolo is admitted to practice law in all New Jersey Courts, as well as U.S. District Courts, the U.S. Tax Court and the 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals.

E. Carr Cornog, III

E. Carr Cornog, III ("Woody" to his friends and colleagues) joined The Rotolo Law Firm in 1999 and has handled a variety of plaintiff and defense cases. On the defense side, he has focused on product liability, claims against public entities and auto negligence. As to plaintiffs' work, he has focused on general liability and auto negligence, commercial fraud, and inter-business disputes.

Prior to joining The Rotolo Law Firm, Mr. Cornog was a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Edmund R. Bernhard, J.S.C., in Hunterdon County.

Mr. Cornog earned his J.D. degree at Rutgers University School of Law (Newark) in 1998. He graduated from Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts in 1993, where he received a B.A. in English.

He is admitted to practice in New Jersey and the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.
  • Rutgers University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate

Cynthia A. Brennan Rotolo

Ms. Brennan Rotolo is Of Counsel to The Rotolo Law Firm, with a strong focus on the practice area of matrimonial matters.

Ms. Brennan Rotolo earned her J.D. degree at Seton Hall Law School in 1987, graduating in the top 20 percent of her class. She is a 1983 cum laude graduate of Boston College, where she received a B.A. degree in Economics and a B.A. degree in Communications.

Ms. Brennan Rotolo was a law clerk to the Honorable L. Anthony Gibson, the former Chancery Division Judge in the General Equity Part of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Atlantic County.

Previously, Ms. Brennan Rotolo gained litigation and trial experience as an associate attorney for five years in private practice with two midsize law firms. Her practice focused on the defense of personal injury, products liability, medical malpractice and environmental matters.

Prior to joining The Rotolo Law Firm in July 2008, Ms. Brennan Rotolo specialized in the defense of environmental coverage matters as a Manager at the Crum & Forster Insurance Company, where she gained extensive arbitration and mediation experience in the resolution of highly complex financial matters. She also served as a Home Office Supervisor at American International Group Insurance Company and Account Manager at Envision Claims Management Corporation prior to her work at Crum & Forster.
  • Seton Hall Law School
    Juris Doctorate

Haekyoung Suh

Haekyoung Suh is an experienced commercial litigator specializing in the areas of contract disputes, business torts, construction defects, franchise termination, products liability and civil appeals.

Haekyoung graduated from Rutgers University School of Law in 1997, where she served as Articles Editor of the Rutgers Law Review. Haekyoung graduated, with distinction, from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor in 1991.

After completing an appellate clerkship with the Honorable William A. Dreier, P.J.A.D., she joined a large law firm in Bridgewater, New Jersey, where she was an associate, then litigation partner.

Haekyoung is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association (Appellate Practice and Franchise Law Committees), the Hunterdon County Bar Association and the Asian Pacific American Lawyers Association of New Jersey. Haekyoung served on the New Jersey Supreme Court Committee for Model Civil Jury Charges (2008-2011) and currently serves on the District XIII Ethics Committee for Hunterdon, Somerset and Warren Counties. Haekyoung is Counsel for the Hunterdon County Chamber of Commerce and is a member of the Board of Trustees for the United Way of Hunterdon County. She is an Officer of the Hunterdon County Bar Association and currently serves as its Treasurer.

Haekyoung is admitted to practice in the State of New Jersey, U.S. District Court, the 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals and the U.S. Tax Court.

Haekyoung's reported decisions include: Smith v. Fireworks by Girone, Inc., 180 N.J. 199 (2004); Maintainco, Inc. v. Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift Am., Inc., 408 N.J. Super. 461 (App. Div.), certif. denied, 200 N.J. 502 (2009); In re Adoption of 2003 Low Income Housing Tax Credit Qualified Allocation Plan, 369 N.J. Super. 2 (App. Div. 2004) (amicus brief); In re The Scoreboard, Inc., 238 B.R. 585 (D.N.J. 1999).

Hyun J. Lee

Hyun J. Lee joined The Rotolo Law Firm in October 2011. She focuses on family law and general civil litigation. Hyun has extensive experience in court, arguing for her clients' rights before superior and
municipal court judges.

Prior to joining The Rotolo Law Firm, Hyun served as a family law clerk to the Honorable Kimarie Rahill, J.S.C. in Warren County.

Hyun gained experience in many areas of family law, including, but not limited to matrimonial, non-dissolution, domestic violence, juvenile, and parental termination cases.

Hyun received a B.A. in Criminal Justice and a minor in Psychology from Rutgers University in 2005. Hyun graduated cum laude from Vermont Law School in 2010. During law school, Hyun played rugby and was the vice-president of the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association, an organization focusing on promoting awareness of the issues affecting Asian Pacific Americans and other minority groups within the legal world. Hyun also participated in a full-time, semester long judicial externship in the chambers of the Honorable
Magistrate Judge Michael A. Shipp, U.S.M.J. (recently appointed to District Judge) at the United States District Court of New Jersey, where she wrote opinions, orders, and memoranda on a variety of legal issues.

Hyun is a member of the New Jersey and New York Bars, a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, and is also admitted to practice in the United States District of New Jersey. Hyun is also a certified fire fighter and volunteers with the Clinton Fire Department.

Steven J. Karch

Steven J. Karch, Esq., joined The Rotolo Law Firm in April 2013. Mr. Karch is admitted to practice law in New Jersey and the United States District Court, District of New Jersey.

Mr. Karch concentrates the majority of his practice in the areas of family law and civil litigation. He is a family law mediator and was past chairperson for the Warren County Family Law Committee.

In 2002, Mr. Karch earned his J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law-Newark. While in law school Mr. Karch volunteered at Warren County Legal Services in Belvidere, New Jersey.

Upon graduating law school, he clerked for the Honorable Amy O'Connor, J.S.C., Superior Court, Chancery Division-Family Part, Warren County and thereafter joined a firm in Phillipsburg, New Jersey.

In 1992, he graduated from Wilkes University with a B.A. (double major in History and Political Science). While at Wilkes, Mr. Karch was a member of the Colonel Tennis Team.

Prior to attending law school, Mr. Karch worked in the financial services industry and in his spare time, he enjoys skiing, golf, fly fishing, hockey and camping.

Bar Admission
New Jersey-2002
United States District Court, District of New Jersey-2002

Education, Training, Experience
Rutgers School of Law-Newark, J.D. - 2002
Wilkes University- B.A. (double major in History & Political Science)-1992
Family Law Mediator
Early Settlement Panelist-Warren County

Speaker/Presenter-Ethics in the Law (2011)
Past Chairperson-Warren County Family Law Committee
  • Rutgers School of Law-Newark
    Juris Doctorate