Arlene Quinones-Perez, Esq.


Arlene QuiƱones Perez is a Partner with DeCotiis, FitzPatrick & Cole, LLP. Prior to joining the DeCotiis law firm, she served as General Counsel to the Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters ("NRCC").  The NRCC is a skilled trade organization representing carpenters in New Jersey and New York State.  Prior to joining the NRCC, Arlene was an Associate with Kroll Heineman Carton, LLC, where she focused on labor law, securities fraud,  election law and municipal law.  From 2011-2012, Arlene served as a Judicial Term Law Clerk for the Honorable Michael A. Shipp, a United States District Judge.  Prior to joining the Federal District Court, Arlene was an attorney with Murphy Orlando, LLC and a registered lobbyist with Impact NJ, LLC.  Her extensive government experience includes serving as a Councilwoman in the Town of Clinton, New Jersey (where she was the youngest member of the municipality’s governing body and the only Hispanic woman to serve as an elected official in Hunterdon County), and working as an aide to the Governor and Attorney General. She has been listed by Politics NJ as one of New Jersey’s top 50 rising stars and featured in the Star-Ledger as a Person of Interest. In 2009, Arlene received the National Association of Women Lawyers Award.


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