Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis is a multi-practice law firm serving local, regional and national clients. As one of New Jersey’s leading law firms, the firm brings diverse and comprehensive expertise to the representation of both businesses and individuals. For over 100 years, the firm has earned the trust and loyalty of clients by providing sophisticated, creative and cost-effective representation through collaborative teamwork, proactive legal strategies, attention to detail and relationship-oriented service.
For over 70 years, the firm has provided consistent, reliable, unwavering support to our clients. The ethic here is service in its best, truest sense. We understand that our singular calling is service of our clients and their interests. Severson lawyers are taught from the start that our clients know their business, its environment, and their ultimate needs better than we do. We first listen closely, consider fully, and then provide honest, straightforward advice and advocacy.
Financial Services: Our firm has been representing financial institution clients since its inception over 70 years ago. The firm represents some of the nation’s largest and most influential banks, consumer finance companies, mortgage lenders, and a host of others involved in the realm of financial services.
Punam P. Alam is a member of the Litigation Department at Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis LLP, where she focuses her practice in litigation, with a particular concentration in the area of employment law. Her experience has encompassed managing cases from inception to resolution, up to and including trial and appellate proceedings. She has argued motions, defended and taken numerous depositions, and written appellate briefs for matters before the New Jersey Superior Court Appellate Division and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Alam was a Deputy Attorney General in the New Jersey Office of the Attorney General, Division of Law. In that capacity, she handled a full caseload of complex employment litigation matters and defended numerous cases filed against state departments and agencies, including state colleges, correctional institutions, the Department of Human Services and New Jersey Transit.
Genevieve Walser-Jolly represents financial institutions. Her practice includes employment law, complex litigation in representing auto finance companies victimized by sophisticated fraud rings, and defending consumer class actions under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) on a nationwide basis. She also handles litigation involving Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), forward paying mortgage loans, and has a niche practice involving reverse mortgage loans. Ms. Walser-Jolly recently published The Effect of the FDCPA’s “Consumer Limitation on Class Certification: Do Courts Apply Different Standards in Individual and Class Actions? 70 Conf. on Cons. Fin. L. Q. pp. 172-179 (Fall 2017) (with Scott J. Hyman).