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Kellie L. Terhufen

Kellie L. Terhufen joined Stutman Law in 2019.  Most of Ms. Terhufen’s thirty-year career involves high exposure and complex insurance defense litigation, consisting of wrongful death, disfigurement, semi-truck accidents, sophisticated commercial construction accidents and product liability cases resulting in catastrophic injuries.  She also represented plaintiffs for nine of those years, and developed an Elder Abuse practice from the ground up, for a plaintiff’s firm. …

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Kellie L. Terhufen joined Stutman Law in 2019.  Most of Ms. Terhufen’s thirty-year career involves high exposure and complex insurance defense litigation, consisting of wrongful death, disfigurement, semi-truck accidents, sophisticated commercial construction accidents and product liability cases resulting in catastrophic injuries.  She also represented plaintiffs for nine of those years, and developed an Elder Abuse practice from the ground up, for a plaintiff’s firm.  She has also acted as a litigation consultant as part of her defense and plaintiff practice.  She received many defense jury verdicts as an insurance defense attorney, and enjoyed excellent mediation results as a plaintiff’s attorney.

Community service work is an important part of her life, and she counsels and assists struggling women of all ages seeking to redirect their lives.  She is an advocate for FACES, Family Assessment Counseling & Education Services, and provides resources to HIS House, a non-profit organization which works to provide shelter to in-tact homeless families,  and assists parents in job search efforts, with the goal of returning such families to independence.

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Alexandra Torriero

Alexandra Torriero joined Stutman Law in 2016 and is a member of the firm’s Property Subrogation Department. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Torriero gained extensive experience defending insurance carriers in all aspects of first party lawsuits, including bad faith and extra-contractual litigation. Ms. Torriero earned a degree in Sport Management and Business Administration from High Point University, where she graduated summa cum laude in 2008.…Read More

Alexandra Torriero joined Stutman Law in 2016 and is a member of the firm’s Property Subrogation Department. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Torriero gained extensive experience defending insurance carriers in all aspects of first party lawsuits, including bad faith and extra-contractual litigation. Ms. Torriero earned a degree in Sport Management and Business Administration from High Point University, where she graduated summa cum laude in 2008. Thereafter, Ms. Torriero attended Penn State Dickinson School of Law, where she graduated cum laude in 2011. While attending Penn State, Ms. Torriero was a member of Penn State Dickinson’s Woolsack Honor Society, a comments editor for the Yearbook on Arbitration and Mediation, and a Civil Procedure tutor.

Ms. Torriero is licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

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Thomas J. Underwood Jr.

Thomas Underwood joined Stutman Law in 1999. Since he joined the firm, Mr. Underwood has worked extensively on property subrogation cases and has obtained six and seven figure recoveries for his clients in jurisdictions throughout the United States.  Most recently, Mr. Underwood obtained a unanimous jury verdict against Broan-Nutone in the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York. …Read More

Thomas Underwood joined Stutman Law in 1999. Since he joined the firm, Mr. Underwood has worked extensively on property subrogation cases and has obtained six and seven figure recoveries for his clients in jurisdictions throughout the United States.  Most recently, Mr. Underwood obtained a unanimous jury verdict against Broan-Nutone in the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York.  In that case, the jury found that a fire at a daycare center was caused by a defective Broan exhaust fan.
Mr. Underwood graduated cum laude from the University of Delaware in 1994 with a Bachelor of Science in Economics. He was a Dean’s Scholar at Rutgers University School of Law where he earned a Juris Doctor degree with honors in 1997. Thereafter, Mr. Underwood served as law clerk to the Honorable E. Benn Micheletti in the Superior Court of New Jersey- Law Division.
Mr. Underwood is an active member of NASP and has presented on subrogation topics across the country including a program at the 2014 NASP Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida.
Mr. Underwood is admitted to practice law in the state courts of New Jersey and Pennsylvania, as well as the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania, the District of New Jersey and the Third and Fourth Circuit Courts of Appeals.

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Michael F. Wallace

Michael F. Wallace joined Stutman Law in 2004 and practices in the firm’s New Jersey regional office. Since joining Stutman Law, Mr. Wallace has litigated and assisted in the litigation of numerous major property subrogation matters. In fact, Mr. Wallace has consistently resolved millions of dollars of claims every year since joining Stutman Law. In addition to his excellent claims resolution skills, Mr.…Read More

Michael F. Wallace joined Stutman Law in 2004 and practices in the firm’s New Jersey regional office. Since joining Stutman Law, Mr. Wallace has litigated and assisted in the litigation of numerous major property subrogation matters. In fact, Mr. Wallace has consistently resolved millions of dollars of claims every year since joining Stutman Law. In addition to his excellent claims resolution skills, Mr. Wallace recently obtained a $2.2 million subrogation jury verdict against an alarm company in one of the most conservative counties in all of Georgia. That jury verdict is believed to be the largest subrogation verdict against an alarm company ever obtained in Georgia. In addition to litigating and resolving claims for Stutman Law’s clients, Mr. Wallace regularly presents on cutting edge topics in the subrogation industry to industry groups such as The National Association of Subrogation Professionals (NASP), the Property Loss Research Bureau (PLRB) and the National Association of Independent Insurance Adjusters (NAIIA) as well as several insurance company clients. 
Mr. Wallace also served as Chair of the NASP 2017 Annual Conference in Austin, Texas and has often served as the Property Track Leader for NASP’s annual conferences.   
Mr. Wallace is admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, and has been admitted to the United States Supreme Court as well as the United States District Courts for the District of New Jersey, the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and the Western and Eastern Districts of Michigan. He is presently an active member of the National Association of Subrogation Professionals. 
Upon graduation from law school, Mr. Wallace served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable John A. Sweeney, Assignment Judge in the Superior Court of New Jersey. While a Judicial Clerk, Mr. Wallace also served as a mediator in Small Claims and Family Court. After serving as a Judicial Clerk, Mr. Wallace practiced civil litigation, including personal injury, commercial and labor and employment law, in the state and federal courts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. He also gained extensive appellate experience, including the preparation of a winning brief which resulted in a published judicial opinion.
Mr. Wallace earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science with a minor in Criminal Justice from the College of New Jersey, formerly Trenton State College, in 1996. In 1999, he graduated from Rutgers University School of Law, where he served as a volunteer in the Domestic Violence Project.
Outside of his successful professional career, Mr. Wallace is the proud father of twin girls and is actively involved in their lives.  Mr. Wallace has coached his daughters’ softball teams who have won the league championship three consecutive years.  Mr. Wallace is also actively involved in his daughters’ school having served as the Parent Teacher Association (PTA) President, By-Laws Committee Chairman, National School of Character Parent Committee Member and Audit Committee Member.

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Brian M. Wong

Brian Wong has been working with Stutman Law since 2012 in the Southern California Regional Office. Prior to joining Stutman Law Mr. Wong worked for a law firm that specialized in contract and construction disputes. Mr. Wong was recruited by the University of Southern California for early admission through its Resident Honors program, graduated with a BA in English and later obtained a Juris Doctorate from Western State University College of Law.…Read More

Brian Wong has been working with Stutman Law since 2012 in the Southern California Regional Office. Prior to joining Stutman Law Mr. Wong worked for a law firm that specialized in contract and construction disputes. Mr. Wong was recruited by the University of Southern California for early admission through its Resident Honors program, graduated with a BA in English and later obtained a Juris Doctorate from Western State University College of Law. He is a licensed California attorney.

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