Experienced Legal Counsel
Claudia M. Volk
Areas of Practice:
Business Law and Financial Services
Insurance and Insurers
Rutgers University School of Law, J.D. (2006)
University of Florida, M.A. (2002)
University of Florida, B.S.B.A., summa cum laude (2001)
New Jersey, New York, Florida
District Court of New Jersey
Claudia M. Volk is an attorney experienced with multifaceted litigation.
She focuses her practice in the areas of business law, personal bankruptcy and municipal defense in the representation of claims such as motor vehicle infractions and claims involving debt restructuring. Ms. Volk also handles business, commercial litigation and real estate matters.
Prior to founding a New York metropolitan area office, Ms. Volk founded a private family law office based in Lee County, Florida where she practiced for over five years. She also served as an assistant public defender with the Collier County Public Defender’s office in Florida and assistant deputy public defender with the Central Region Public Defender’s office in New Jersey. She worked as a judicial law clerk for New Jersey Superior Court’s Essex Vicinage with a high-volume trial judge, the Honorable Margaret M. Hayden. She has handled a variety of complex criminal and civil cases for several years and represented children in civil abuse and neglect proceedings.
As supervising attorney to the 20th Circuit Guardian Ad Litem office in Lee, Charlotte, Collier, Hendry and Glades counties of Florida, she handled civil, family and criminal court cases with over 450 Certified Child Advocates.
Ms. Volk received her Juris Doctor from Rutgers University School of Law, Newark, New Jersey in May 2006. She received both a Master of Arts in International Business and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, summa cum laude, graduating with a major in Finance, from the University of Florida in May 2002 and May 2001.
While in law school, Ms. Volk managed contractual and environmental litigation as a student attorney at the Rutgers University law clinic, served as senior editor of the Rutgers Law Record, served on the Rutgers University Board of Trustees from 2005 to 2006 and remains an active member of the Rutgers Law School’s historic Minority Student Program.
Ms. Volk is licensed to practice law in the states of New York, New Jersey, and Florida and is admitted in the U.S. District Court of New Jersey; and is a member of the New Jersey State Bar.
She served as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Southwest Florida Symphony Orchestra and its Governance Committee from 2014 to 2017, prior to joining QPWB’s New York Office.
She is conversational in German.
Ethical Considerations for Attorneys Representing Abused and Neglected Children, ABA Young Lawyers Division, 201 Practice Series (2010)
Claudia Volk Law Offices has been serving clients since 2007 with measurable success.