Hyland Levin Cares


Hyland Levin’s charitable work continues through the holiday season.  On Monday, December 19th, Hyland Levin employees made 300 peanut butter and jelly sandwiches to be delivered to Cathedral Kitchen, a homeless shelter in Camden.  The Firm also adopted a family in conjunction with the Camden County Bar Association and the St. Joseph Pro Cathedral School in Camden, providing  gifts to all family members, as well as food for Christmas dinner.

Hyland Levin Announces New Partner - Melissa M. Grossman


Hyland Levin is pleased to announce that Melissa M. Grossman has been named a partner.  Ms. Grossman concentrates her practice in estate planning, estate and trust administration and business succession planning. She advises business owners and families in connection with complex issues relating to wealth transfers and the transitioning of closely held businesses as part of a tailored and tax-efficient estate plan.  Ms. Grossman joined Hyland Levin in the spring of 2013 after practicing in Dechert LLP’s Private Client Group, where she began her legal career in 2005 upon graduation from law school.

“Melissa is a gifted attorney who is dedicated to the highest standards of our profession and client service.  Her technical skills and leadership qualities have added tremendous value to our firm during her tenure thus far, and I am proud to now welcome her to our partnership,” Benjamin A. Levin, Managing Partner of Hyland Levin, said. Harvey N. Shapiro, Chair of the Succession Planning, Trust and Estates Group said of Ms. Grossman’s promotion, “Melissa has added a new and extremely valuable dimension to our representation of high net-worth individuals and families and will undoubtedly continue to grow the practice as a Hyland Levin partner.  She has been recognized not only by our present clients as a vital resource, but also by those looking to update their estate plans, as well as by the advisors to our existing and prospective clients.”

In addition to developing and implementing wealth transfer plans, Ms. Grossman advises clients on life insurance planning, charitable giving, business planning and tax matters. She also counsels executors and trustees in the administration of complex estates and trusts and represents clients in audits of estate tax and gift tax returns.

Before attending law school, Ms. Grossman was an associate with First Manhattan Consulting Group in New York, where she managed strategy, profitability and customer segmentation projects for companies in the financial services industry. 

Ms. Grossman is a member of the Legacy Advisors Committee for The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and sits on the Board of the Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey.  She also is active in the Voorhees Basketball Association, serving as a board member and the commissioner for the 1st and 2nd Grade Boys Instructional League.

Ms. Grossman is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. She is a graduate of The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania (B.S. 1998) and New York University School of Law (J.D. 2005).

Hyland Levin Honored at SNJ Business People Reader’s Choice Extravaganza

04-Dec-2015   Richard M. HluchanDavid R. DahanStephen M. Geria

For the second year in a row, Hyland Levin LLP has been named one of South Jersey’s Most Influential Law Firms by SNJ Business People.  Attorneys, Richard M. Hluchan, David R. Dahan and Stephen M. Geria represented the firm at the Readers’ Choice Extravaganza at the Mansion in Voorhees on December 3rd.

Shereen C. Chen Speaks at Naturalization Ceremony


Hyland Levin Partner, Shereen C. Chen, spoke at the Naturalization Ceremony held on September 18, 2015 at the historic Olde Courthouse in Mt. Holly.  The Oath of Citizenship was administered to 26 foreign-born residents of Burlington County as part of the Burlington Vicinage’s Constitution Week celebration.  The new U.S. Citizens came from 18 different countries.

Nine Hyland Levin Attorneys Make SJ Magazine’s 2015 Top Attorneys List


Hyland Levin congratulates nine of its attorneys who made the list of top Attorneys in SJ Magazine’s August, 2015 issue. 

William F. Hyland, Jr.  -  Zoning and Land Use
Benjamin A. Levin  -  Franchise & Distribution
Richard M. Hluchan  -  Environmental
Mark D. Shapiro  -  Real Estate
Harvey N. Shapiro  - Taxation
Shereen C. Chen  -  Immigration
David R. Dahan  -  Litigation
Robert S. Baranowski, Jr. - Eminent Domain
Stephen M. Geria  -  Corporate

Three Hyland Levin Partners Recognized by Best Lawyers

17-Aug-2015   William F. Hyland, Jr.Richard M. Hluchan

Hyland Levin LLP Partners, William F. Hyland, Jr. and Shereen C. Chen have been named 2016 Best Lawyers in America by Best Lawyers. Hyland is recognized for his Land Use and Zoning practice, while Chen is named for her work in the area of Immigration Law. In addition, Partner, Richard M. Hluchan has been named Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers for Environmental Law in the Cherry Hill Area.

Best Lawyers is one of the oldest peer-review publications in the legal profession.

Trusts and Charitable Giving


Melissa M. Grossman was a speaker at the annual seminar of the Community Foundation of Southern New Jersey where she addressed the topic of Trusts and Charitable Giving on April 29th.

Three Hyland Levin Attorneys Named Best Attorneys

11-Jun-2014   Robert S. Baranowski, Jr.

Kenneth M. Morgan, Robert S. Baranowski, Jr. and Megan K. Balne were each selected by South Jersey Biz Magazine as Best Attorneys in Business. Morgan was selected in the areas of Business and Tax Law, Baranowski was selected for his work in the area of Environmental Law, and Balne was selected for her work in the area of Commercial Litigation.

Hyland Levin LLP hosts the ICSC meeting and wine tasting event on April 17, 2014


MARLTON, NJ - ICSC, The International Council of Shopping Centers, known as The Premier Resource for the Retail Real Estate Industry, held their quarterly meeting and wine tasting event at the offices of Hyland Levin LLP on Thursday evening, April 17, 2014.

Hyland Levin Attorneys Named 2014 NJ Super Lawyers

28-Mar-2014   Mark D. ShapiroRichard M. HluchanShereen C. Chen

MARLTON, NJ - Hyland Levin LLP’s partners, Richard M. Hluchan, Mark D. Shapiro, and Shereen C. Chen were named 2014 New Jersey Super Lawyers by SuperLawyer Magazine. For the second consecutive year, the magazine named Hluchan on its Top 100 New Jersey lawyers list.