Harry D. McEnroe

Telephone: 973.623.7475
Facsimile: 973.623.7780

Harry D. McEnroe is a partner at Tompkins, McGuire and concentrates his practice in litigation, with an emphasis on insurance defense/coverage, professional liability, commercial and products liability. He has extensive trial as well as appellate experience in both state and federal courts. Harry has been recognized by The American Bar Foundation, as well as attorney rating services, for his legal abilities.


  • Seton Hall University School of Law (J.D., 1985)
    • Editor, 1984-85, Seton Hall Legislative Journal
    • First Place Team and Best Brief, 1984 Appellate Moot Court Competition
    • Member, National Appellate Moot Court Team
  • Washington College (B.A., 1982)


  • New Jersey, 1985
  • United States District Court, District of New Jersey, 1985
  • United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, 1999
  • Supreme Court of the United States, 2010

Professional Activities

  • Chair/Past President Trial Attorneys of New Jersey (TANJ)
  • Fellow, American Bar Foundation
  • Lecturer, N.J. Institute For Continuing Legal Education: "Civil Trial Practice" (2006-2009)
  • Speaker, N.J. State Bar Association Annual Meetings (various)
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Member, Essex County Bar Association
  • Member, The Association of The Federal Bar of New Jersey
  • Member, Defense Research Institute (DRI)


  • Member (2014-18) N.J. Supreme Court Committee on Jury Selection in Civil and Criminal Trials
  • Martindale-Hubbell, AV Preeminent Rated
  • “Super Lawyer” Civil Litigation Defense practice area.
    • Published in the April 2007-2017 issues of “New Jersey Monthly”.
  • Assistant Prosecutor, Essex County Prosecutor's Office (1986-88)
  • Adjunct Professor, Seton Hall University School of Law (Appellate Advocacy) (1992)
  • Reported Decisions:
    • In re Estate of Lederer, 2017 WL 1020583 (App. Div. 2017)
    • Double Eagle Coin v. Cleland & Assocs., 2015 WL 7303448 (App. Div. 2015)
    • Grant v. Turner, 2012 WL5928145 (3rd Cir. 2012)
    • Estate of Hager v. Laurelton Welding Service, Inc., 124 Fed. Appx. 104, 2005 WL 375724 (3rd Cir. 2005)
    • Claypotch v. Heller, Inc., 360 N.J. Super. 472 (App. Div. 2003) (appellate counsel)
    • Tormenia v. First Investors Realty Co. Inc., 251 F.3d 128 (3rd Cir. 2000)
    • Jimenez v. GNOC, Corp., 286 N.J. Super. 533 (App. Div. 1996) (trial counsel)