Event, News / July 2023

Spiro Harrison & Nelson LLC Expands Litigation Practice with New Senior Associate Svjetlana Tesic

Montclair, July 13, 2023 – Spiro Harrison & Nelson LLC, a leading law firm specializing in complex commercial litigation, corporate and redevelopment matters, is pleased to announce the addition of Svjetlana Tesic as their newest senior associate. Svjetlana brings a wealth of experience in representing corporate clients in various commercial litigation matters, further strengthening the firm’s capabilities in these areas.

As a seasoned litigation attorney, Svjetlana has successfully represented clients in a wide range of legal disputes, including breaches of contract, products liability, tort and catastrophic loss, and construction defect and design. Her expertise extends to both state and federal court proceedings, where she has demonstrated proficiency at all stages of litigation and dispute resolution.

Prior to joining Spiro Harrison & Nelson LLC, Svjetlana served as an Assistant Prosecutor for 4.5 years, where she gained invaluable courtroom experience before the New Jersey Superior Court and the New Jersey Appellate Division. During her tenure, she was a member of the esteemed Special Victims Unit, handling indictable crimes, such as weapons offenses and first-degree sexual assaults.

While in law school, Svjetlana distinguished herself as a member of the Interscholastic Moot Court Board and served as the President of the Student Bar Association. Her dedication to the legal profession extended beyond her studies as she also participated in the Immigrants’ Rights/International Human Rights Clinic. Prior to her law school career, she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude, in Jurisprudence with a Minor in Business from Montclair State University.

Notable admissions to Svjetlana’s impressive legal repertoire include membership in the State Bars of New Jersey and New York. Additionally, she is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, demonstrating her commitment to serving clients across multiple jurisdictions.

“We are excited to have Svjetlana Tesic join our esteemed team of attorneys at Spiro Harrison & Nelson,” said Jason Spiro, Partner of the firm.” Her deep knowledge of litigation matters, and extensive courtroom experience will be tremendous assets to our clients. We are confident that Svjetlana’s addition will further strengthen our firm’s ability to provide exceptional legal services and successful outcomes.”

Svjetlana Tesic’s arrival at Spiro Harrison & Nelson LLC reinforces the firm’s commitment to delivering comprehensive and effective legal representation to their clients. With her impressive background and expertise, Svjetlana will undoubtedly contribute to the firm’s continued success and growth.