Two Szaferman Lakind Attorneys Achieve Partner Status

The Lawrenceville-based law firm of Szaferman, Lakind, Blumstein & Blader, P.C. announced today that two of its associates have become partners.

Robert L. Lakind, a member of Szaferman Lakind’s Business and Litigation Department, focuses his practice principally on aviation law. As a former commercial airline pilot who flew both international and domestic flights, Robert has extensive knowledge and experience regarding compliance with Federal Aviation Regulations as well as aviation operations, transactions and taxation issues. In addition to his aviation work, Rob assists banks, developers and commercial property owners in the area of commercial real estate transactions and regulatory issues.

Rob is admitted to the New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania Bars. He earned his Juris Doctor from American University Washington College of Law, where he graduated Cum Laude. Robert has a Masters of Law in Taxation from New York University School of Law and earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from The George Washington University.

Brian A. Heyesey is a member of the Szaferman Lakind Personal Injury Department. Brian focuses his practice in personal injury by helping victims of crime, sexual assault and those who have suffered due to medical malpractice. Brian has been recognized as a Rising Star by SuperLawyers in 2015 and 2016 and also was included in the “Top 40 Under 40” list by National Trial Lawyers.

Brian is admitted to practice in New Jersey as well as the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey. He received his Juris Doctor from the University Of New Hampshire School Of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Government & Law and Spanish from Lafayette College.

“Both Rob and Brian are exceptional attorneys,” observed Managing Partner Barry Szaferman. “Their legal knowledge, work ethic and dedication to clients make them great assets to the firm. On behalf of the entire firm, I congratulate them on achieving partner status.”

Founded in 1977, Szaferman Lakind is a full-service, Martindale-Hubbell AV-Preeminent® law firm that was listed among U.S. News & World Report ’s Best Law Firms® from 2014 through 2019. Based in Lawrenceville, New Jersey, Szaferman Lakind has 35+ attorneys who provide legal representation to businesses, investors, professionals, families and individuals in several areas, among them family law, general and commercial litigation, personal injury, commercial real estate, land use and business law. To contact Szaferman Lakind please call 609.275.0400 or visit

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