Livingston, NJ
T: 973.863.7644
F: 973.994.3375
Practice Areas

Commercial Motor Vehicle Defense

Employment Litigation Defense

Professional Liability Defense

Public Entity and Civil Rights Defense

Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation Defense

Personal Injury Defense

Product Liability and Toxic Tort Defense

Commercial Litigation

Leonard C. Leicht, Partner

Len concentrates his practice in defending significant commercial motor vehicle, personal injury, employment, civil rights and professional liability matters. He has tried numerous cases to verdict in the state and federal courts and is recognized by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Certified Civil Trial Attorney.

In addition, Len has handled precedent-setting appellate matters before the Supreme Court and Appellate Division of New Jersey, including the Johnson v. Braddy Trucking matter. He has also successfully argued appeals before the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Len also regularly represents clients in administrative, disciplinary and labor hearings. At the request of his colleagues, he also serves as a mediator and arbitrator.

Len is a member of the firm’s Executive Committee.

Work Experience

Partner, Morgan Melhuish Abrutyn LLP, 1996-Present

Associate, Morgan Melhuish Abrutyn, 1986-1996

Bar Admissions


New Jersey

New York

US District Court for the District of New Jersey

US District Court for the Eastern District of New York

US District Court for the Southern District of New York

US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

US Supreme Court


JD, Rutgers University School of Law - Camden, 1986

BA, Rutgers College, Rutgers University (High Honors), 1983

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