William J. Rudnik

Gebhardt & Kiefer Law Offices announced that William J. Rudnik has assumed the role of managing partner for the firm. In this capacity, he oversees the firm’s day-to-day operations and guides the firm in achieving its strategic vision. He also continues to serve clients in the areas of family law and litigation in addition to his managing partner responsibilities.

“I am honored to be selected as Gebhardt & Kiefer’s managing partner, serving and supporting a talented, client-focused and community-engaged law firm that upholds the legal profession’s highest standards,” Rudnik said. “It is my privilege to direct the firm’s operations as we continue to build on our 139-year legacy of meeting and exceeding client expectations in our many practice areas.”

Rudnik is a shareholder with Gebhardt & Kiefer and has been with the firm since 1997. He is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Matrimonial Law attorney. He is also qualified as a Mediator in the field of Family Law under the New Jersey Court rules, and he is trained in Collaborative Divorce. He has substantial experience in litigation involving family law, personal injury, workers compensation, general commercial matters and municipal court matters.

Rudnik received his Juris Doctor degree from Villanova University School of Law, and his undergraduatedegreefromtheUniversityofNotreDame.

He is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association Family Law Section, currently serves on the Family Law Section Executive Committee, and is a member of the Children’s Rights Subcommittee. He is also a member of the Hunterdon County Bar Association and is co-chair of the Family Practice Committee. He also previously served on the District XIII Fee Arbitration Committee and the District XIII Ethics Committee.

Rudnik has been named to the NJ Super Lawyers list* by Thomson Reuters every year since 2018, and has also been named to the “New Jersey’s Best Lawyers for Families” list* by NJ Family magazine.

Founded in 1884, Gebhardt & Kiefer has provided a broad range of legal services to individuals and businesses in central and northwestern New Jersey for 139 years. The firm, currently comprising 15 attorneys, has a strong reputation in matrimonial/family law, employment law, estate planning, real estate law, business law, personal injury, municipal law and general litigation.

*The Super Lawyers list is issued by Thomson Reuters. The selection methodology is described at www.superlawyers.com/about/selection_process_detail.html. The “New Jersey’s Best Lawyers for Families” list is compiled by New Jersey Family magazine from reader nominations. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.