Colleen M. Maker


P: 973.757.1027

F: 973.757.1090

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Practice Areas:
  • Business & Commercial Litigation
  • Financial Services & Risk
  • Management


States Admitted to Practice:
  • New Jersey
  • New York


Courts Admitted to Practice:
  • US District Court for the District of New Jersey


  • Boston College Law School (2015)
  • Northeastern University (2011)


  • Essex County Bar Association
  • International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation
  • New Jersey Bankruptcy Inn of Court
  • New Jersey Bar Association
  • Turnaround Management Association

Colleen M. Maker primarily concentrates her practice in financial services and risk management, as well as business and commercial litigation.


Colleen began her legal career as law clerk to the Honorable Rosemary Gambardella in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey.  She earned her J.D. from Boston College Law School, where she served as Managing Editor of the Environmental Affairs Law Review, Auction Coordinator for the Public Interest Law Foundation, and Teaching Assistant for Legal Reasoning, Research, & Writing.  Colleen earned her undergraduate degree in Communications, with a minor in Law, Policy, & Society, from Northeastern University in 2011.


During law school, Colleen was a summer fellow at the WilmerHale Legal Services Center of Harvard Law School and was a summer associate at Connell Foley LLP.