May 21, 2021


Newark, NJ, May 24, 2021 – Murphy Schiller & Wilkes (MSW) is pleased to announce that Lauren Perrella and Hannah Wolinsky have joined the firm.

Lauren Perrella has joined the firm as an Associate and will concentrate her practice on commercial real estate and financing matters. Prior to joining the firm, Lauren was in-house counsel to one of the largest real estate management corporations in the region, where she handled a wide range of complex business and commercial real estate issues for a diverse portfolio of clients across a multilevel organization. Following law school, Lauren served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Allen J. Littlefield, J.S.C., of the New Jersey Superior Court.

Lauren received her law degree from Rutgers Law School, where she was the Associate Editor of the Rutgers Journal of Law and Religion. She obtained her M.B.A. from Rutgers School of Business, graduating magna cum laude. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Central Florida, where she participated in the Lead Scholars Program.

Hannah Wolinsky has joined the firm as an Associate and will also focus her practice on commercial real estate and financing matters. In this role, Hannah will support the firm’s Real Estate Finance practice group, where she will represent lenders and borrowers in connection with the negotiation of mortgage and construction loans related to real estate transactions. In addition, she will support the firm’s other transactional practice groups in representing clients in connection with the acquisition, disposition, and leasing of a wide range of real estate assets, including industrial, office, retail, and multi-family properties.

Hannah received her law degree from Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad College of Law, where she graduated summa cum laude, and her undergraduate degree from Dominican College, where she also graduated summa cum laude.

“We are incredibly excited to have Lauren and Hannah join our growing team. Our ability to continue to attract top-level talent is a testament to our vision of building a first-rate boutique law firm focused solely on commercial real estate and development,” says Kellen F. Murphy, the firm’s managing partner.

Murphy Schiller & Wilkes LLP is a boutique law firm specializing in commercial real estate and development matters. Headquartered in Newark, NJ, the firm was founded to provide effective, efficient, and creative legal services to meet the distinctive needs of our clients. Through the development of comprehensive legal strategies, our team works tirelessly to create a blueprint for success and advance our clients’ interests in every matter.