Nace concentrates his practice on insurance coverage, data breach and complex civil litigation. Nace has represented clients in a wide variety of high-stakes civil and criminal matters in the areas of insurance coverage, product liability, class actions, commercial disputes, election law, defamation, healthcare fraud, mortgage fraud, construction defects, entertainment law, and cyber law. Nace also has significant experience dealing with government investigations.
Nace has represented clients in high-profile civil and criminal matters that have received local, national, and international media coverage from publications such as Forbes Magazine, the Washington Post, Us Weekly, International Business Times, the Jersey Journal, and Wired magazine. Nace has also represented several Fortune 500 companies in product liability and premises liability matters.
Before joining SBRS, Nace practiced with a boutique firm in Roseland, New Jersey representing clients in the areas of civil litigation, white collar criminal defense and government investigations. Nace was also previously an associate with McCarter & English, LLP, where he effectively represented clients in the areas of product liability, premises liability, personal injury defense, insurance coverage, and commercial litigation.
Nace earned his bachelor’s degree, magna cum laude, in International Relations from Seton Hall University. Nace earned his juris doctorate from Fordham University in New York City, where he was a member of the Fordham Law Review
Data Breach Response
- State of New Jersey
- United States District Court, District of New Jersey
- United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
- United States v. Auernheimer, 2012 WL 5389142 (D.N.J. 2012) rev’d U.S. v. Auernheimer, 748 F.3d 525 (3rd Cir. 2014)
- Del Vecchio v. Randall, et al., 2011 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 1433 (Law Div. 2011).
Class Actions: Data Privacy & Security Breach Case Law Trends, ACI Data Breach & Privacy Litigation and Enforcement, Philadelphia, PA, March 17, 2016.
Emerging Issues in Food Industry Liabilities & Insurance Coverage, New Jersey Institute of Continuing Legal Education, New Brunswick, NJ, February 18, 2016.
The Internet of Things: Security, Privacy, and the Related Technology to Collect Data, ACI 17th Advanced Global Legal and Compliance Forum on Cyber Security & Data Privacy and Protection, Houston, TX, October 6, 2015.
Internet of Things, featured in CLM Litigation Management Magazine, Fall 2015.
Speaker, It Isn’t Really Stealing, Is It?, Criminal Law and Intellectual Property Symposium, Rutgers Business Law Review, April 9, 2013.
- New Jersey Super Lawyers Rising Stars; 2010, 2014 -2015
- Avvo rated 10/10.
- Barrister, Brennan-Vanderbilt Inns of Court, (2006 – 2009)