12Jun, 2024

Steve Warner Awarded Professional Lawyer of the Year

Partner Steve Warner was awarded the Professional Lawyer of the Year for Somerset County at an awards ceremony on June 11. We are proud of this high honor for our colleague!

1May, 2024

Firm Welcomes John J. DeLuca, Jr. as Senior Associate

John J. DeLuca, Jr. recently joined Savo Schalk as a Senior Associate and is a member of the New Jersey State Bar. Click the link below to learn more!

24Apr, 2024

Steven K. Warner, Esq; recipient of the Professional Lawyer of the Year Award

The firm is proud of partner, Steven K. Warner, Esq. who is a recipient of the Professional Lawyer of the Year Award, to be honored at the June 11 luncheon.

25Aug, 2022

Steven K. Warner to be installed as SCBA President

Somerset County Bar Association & Bar Foundation will install Steven K. Warner, Partner at Savo Schalk, as President of the Bar Association on September 21, 2022 at Neshanic Valley Golf Course. Please join us as we congratulate Steve on his installation as president! More information can be found at

26Jul, 2022

Savo Schalk Welcomes Steven K. Warner as Partner

Savo Schalk is pleased to welcome Steven K. Warner as a Partner/Shareholder with the firm. Mr. Warner’s practice encompasses all facets of civil litigation in both federal and state court at both the trial and appellate levels, and he specializes in complex commercial and estate and trust litigation.  He also has a state-wide reputation as […]

23Mar, 2020

We are here to serve you during uncertain times

In these difficult times, our attorneys and staff remain available to serve all your legal needs. As the pandemic spreads, the citizens of New Jersey will need help – not just with medical issues but also with legal issues including employment issues, business operations, bankruptcy development and estate planning. This is just the tip of […]

27Jun, 2019

$20 Million Victory

On June 25, 2019, after four years of litigation and a trial that spanned eleven trial days from February to May, Essex County Chancery Division Judge Jodi Lee Alper issued a fully favorable verdict in favor of our clients, the Board of Trustees of the First Presbyterian Church in Newark. In this highly contentious and […]

11Feb, 2019

Partner Michael P. O’Grodnick, Esq. prevails at Trial before the Tax Court

After a multi-year battle with the Township of Franklin (Somerset), Mr. O’Grodnick prevailed after a Trial before the Hon. Michael J. Gilmore, J.T.C. in the Tax Court of New Jersey.  Mr. O’Grodnick represented an owner of a residential house on land that was previously condemned by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Agency.  The […]

11Feb, 2019

Partner Michael P. O’Grodnick, Esq. named as Municipal Prosecutor for Raritan Township and Hampton Borough Courts

By Resolution dated February 5, 2019, the Raritan Township Committee appointed Michael P. O’Grodnick, Esq. and the Savo Schalk firm as the municipal prosecutor for the Raritan Township and Hampton Borough Joint Municipal Courts.  Mr. O’Grodnick has also previously been appointed as the municipal prosecutor in South Plainfield in Middlesex County.

11Dec, 2018

Firm Helps Clients Save Their Homes

Thanks to the excellent work of John Bracaglia, we have had good success in mortgage modifications. Recently, we had five clients who each came to us with their properties listed for sheriffs sale. In these instances, John was able to stop the sale and successfully negotiate modifications which lowered the interest rate on their mortgages […]