Michael G. Donahue, III, Esq. is the Managing Shareholder of Stark & Stark Attorneys at Law, where he oversees the day-to-day operations and long-term strategic planning of the Firm. He is an expert certified as a civil trial attorney by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.
Mr. Donahue specializes in products liability litigation. In addition, he represents victims of construction accidents, commercial vehicle accidents, sexual abuse, and other serious injuries. He lectures frequently regarding tort liability issues as well as trial and settlement techniques.
Mr. Donahue continues to serve as a leader of professional associations dedicated to protecting the right to a jury trial and preserving access to our courts. He currently serves on the Board of Governors of the American Association for Justice (AAJ). He previously served on AAJ’s Executive Committee and was elected Chairman of AAJ’s Council of Presidents for the 2018-2019 term.
He is the immediate past Chair of the Civil Trial Bar Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association (NJSBA). In addition, he currently serves on NJSBA’s Pandemic Task Force and its Resumption of Jury Trials Committee.
He was elected the 2016-2017 President of the New Jersey Association for Justice (NJAJ) where he currently serves on the Executive Committee and Board of Governors. He is also a co-chair of NJAJ’s Amicus Curaie Committee and has been actively involved in these amicus efforts for over a decade. Furthermore, he is also a Trustee of NJAJ’s Political Action Committee (PAC) and served as the Chairman from 2012-2014. Mr. Donahue is a member of the New Jersey Supreme Court’s Committee on Jury Selection. Additionally, he is a member of Stark & Stark’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee.
Mr. Donahue is an active member in the community as he continues to be involved in many charitable endeavors. He is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Boheme Opera New Jersey. He serves as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Capital Area YMCA, as well as the Boards of Directors of the Greater Princeton Youth Orchestra and Theater Exile in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Mr. Donahue is a frequent contributor to the Personal Injury Law Journal. You can read Mr. Donahue’s most recent blog post here.
Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney