TRIAL LAWYERS FOR THE INJURED 732.737.8488
Michael J. Hanus grew up in the Bayshore and was valedictorian of Keansburg High School, class of 1987. He graduated cum laude and Phi Betta Kappa from Rutgers University. Mr. Hanus went on to study at Seton Hall University School of Law graduating in 1995.
He is admitted to practice law in the State of New Jersey and the Federal District Court of New Jersey since December of 1995. Mr. Hanus was a partner in a law firm in Woodbridge, New Jersey until August of 2016 when he made the decision to return home and open his own practice in Middletown, where he resides. Three years later, he merged his practice with his former partner, Kevin L. Parsons, to form Hanus & Parsons.
Mr. Hanus' practice is primarily focused in the area of personal injury of all sorts including wrongful death, construction site accidents, motor vehicle crashes. Mr. Hanus also handles workers’ compensation matters with a large portion of that practice dedicated to policemen and firemen, representing several hundred police and firemen personnel.
Mr. Parsons was born and raised in Ocean County. In 1998, he graduated with Honors from Rutgers University with a Bachelor of Arts in American Studies. In 2001, Mr. Parsons received his Juris Doctorate from Seton Hall University School of Law, where his academic distinction earned him a Faculty Scholarship for Outstanding Academic Achievement. Prior to forming Hanus & Parsons with his partner, Michael J. Hanus, Mr. Parsons was a partner with a large personal injury law firm, where for almost two decades he represented injured individuals.
Mr. Parsons is admitted to practice law by the New Jersey Supreme Court and by the United States Federal District Court. He practices exclusively in the area of personal injury law, including construction site accidents, motor vehicle accidents, slip and fall accidents, workers’ compensation, medical malpractice, and accidents arising from defective products. From 2010 to 2013, Mr. Parsons was named by Super Lawyers magazine as a “Rising Star.” Since 2014, he has been named a Super Lawyer**.
He is Certified as a Civil Trial Lawyer by the Supreme Court of New Jersey due to his extensive experience as a trial attorney.
Mr. Parsons resides in Ocean County with his wife and two children.