Marlene Marie Arabia is an Associate in Mandelbaum Barrett PC’s Litigation Practice Group where she represents clients in all facets of litigation. Prior to joining the firm, Marlene served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Catherine I. Enright of the Appellate Division, New Jersey Superior Court, where she honed her skills in legal research and motion applications. She also played a pivotal role as a Law Clerk in providing research during law school at esteemed firms, where she tackled complex litigation matters ranging from business disputes to intricate family law issues.

Marlene earned her J.D., cum laude, from Rutgers Law School in 2022, where she not only made a mark academically but also through her leadership roles as the Managing Editor of the Rutgers Law Record and as a Treasurer of the Italian-American Law Student Organization. She earned her B.A., magna cum laude, in Legal Studies and Criminology from William Paterson University. During her time at Rutgers Law School, Marlene has also contributed as a Research Assistant, delving deep into areas like patent disparities and ADA implications. Her comprehensive understanding of the legal landscape is further amplified by her previous managerial role as a Property Manager, where she navigated the nuances of property law.

Outside of her professional sphere, Marlene has demonstrated a commitment to the community, volunteering with organizations like the Bloomingdale Board of Education and participating in initiatives such as blood drives. An avid golfer and mixed martial arts enthusiast, she brings to our firm not just her legal acumen but also her dynamic personality and passion for excellence

NJ State Bar Association

Essex County Bar Association

Morris County Bar Association

Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Catherine I. Enright of the Appellate Division, New Jersey Superior Court

Corporate & Commercial Litigation

Commercial/Residential Landlord Tenant Law

Construction Law

New York

New Jersey

U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey

Rutgers Law School

Legal Studies and Criminology from William Paterson University

Maximizing Real Estate Potential

November 7, 2023

In the intricate world of real estate investments, the significance of having a trusted legal team can’t be overstated. Marlene Arabia, Associate in the Litigation practice group at Mandelbaum Barrett, sheds light on the critical role of both transactional and litigation attorneys in this arena.