Robert A. Honecker, Jr.


Jennifer Krimko Secures Variance for New Tesla Gallery and Service Facility

Jennifer Krimko, a Shareholder and Co-Chair of the Firm’s Land Use and Zoning Department, recently represented the property owners for the upcoming Tesla automobile gallery and factory-authorized service facility in Eatontown. The project required approval by the Eatontown Zoning Board of Adjustment because car sales are not permitted in the borough’s zoning rules. In addition to the selling and servicing of electric vehicles, the store will provide a free-standing charging station open to the public along the Route 35 corridor.




AGA Partner Bob Honecker to Lead 200 Club

Ansell Grimm & Aaron PC Partner Robert A Honecker Jr. has been named as the new President of the 200 Club of Monmouth County. Honecker succeeds former Lt. Gov. Kim Guadano as the leader of the organization which is dedicated to providing financial assistance to the families of public safety and rescue personnel in the county who are injured or die in the line of duty.

A full story on the Club’s reorganization meeting is available here:

Honecker named President of 200 Club

You can visit the organization on the web here:

Monmouth 200 Club


Ansell Grimm & Aaron Wins Criminal Defense Appeal Filed by State of New Jersey in Case Against Dr. Howard Katz of Colts Neck

Ocean, New Jersey (February 25, 2020) —The Superior Court of New Jersey Appellate Division yesterday released its decision in the matter of State of New Jersey v. Frank Campione and Howard Katz. Robert A. Honecker, Jr., a partner in Ansell Grimm & Aaron’s Criminal Defense Department, who represented Dr. Howard Katz, announced that the State’s appeal against his client has been dismissed with prejudice.

The State had appealed the dismissal of an indictment charging Frank Campione, a physician’s assistant, and Doctor Katz with conspiracy to unlawfully practice medicine and three counts of the unlawful practice of medicine. Judge Dennis O’Brien dismissed the indictment in November 2018.


Peers recognize quality work of AGA Attorneys

Four AGA lawyers have been named to the 2016 New Jersey Super Lawyers list and two AGA lawyers have been named to the 2016 New Jersey Rising Stars List.*

The AGA 2016 Super Lawyers are:

  • Allison Ansell Ryan, a partner with the firm and Chair of the AGA Family Law Department, has been named as a Family Law Super Lawyer for the past decade.
  • Mitchell J. Ansell, a partner with the firm and Chair of the AGA Criminal Defense Department, has been named as a Super Lawyer in Criminal Defense for over a decade.
  • Robert A. Honecker, Jr., a partner with the firm and member of the Criminal Defense Department, has been named as a Criminal Defense Super Lawyer numerous times.
  • Mark M. Wiechnik, a partner with the firm and a member of AGA’s Community Association Practice Group, has previously been named a New Jersey Rising Star in Construction Litigation and this year has been named a Super Lawyer in the same practice area.

The AGA 2016 Rising Stars are:

  • Jay B. Feldman, an associate with the firm and a member of AGA’s Litigation and Bankruptcy Departments, has been a Rising Star in the Bankruptcy: Business practice area for two years.
  • Richard B. Linderman, a partner with the firm and a member of AGA’s Community Association Practice Group, has been named a Rising Star for the past seven years in the Real Estate practice area.

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations, and peer evaluations. Michael V. Benedetto, Managing Partner of AGA, stated, “We are proud of our attorneys who achieved this honor from Super Lawyers. It is a special honor to have received the recognition from peers.”

For more than 85 years, AGA has grown to represent clients throughout the tristate area via offices in Ocean, New Jersey, Woodland Park, New Jersey, White Plains, New York, Princeton, New Jersey, and Newtown, Pennsylvania. AGA attorneys are dedicated to providing excellent legal representation by providing zealous advocacy and skilled legal advice to our diverse clientele. AGA attorneys all practice with a common philosophy, Commitment to Excellence and Commitment to People.

For more information on AGA, please contact Michael V. Benedetto, Esquire at 732-643-5216 or via email at


*No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey or the American Bar Association. Any reference to Super Lawyers or Rising Stars is not intended to suggest that our attorneys are superior to other attorneys.

The above is for informational purposes only and does not constitute legal advice. Transmission of the materials and information contained herein is not intended to create, and receipt thereof does not constitute formation of, an attorney-client relationship.

Honecker named to Supreme Court’s Criminal Practice Committee

Robert A. Honecker Jr., Esq., a partner with Ansell Grimm & Aaron, P.C., has been appointed to represent the New Jersey State Bar Association on the State Supreme Court’s Criminal Practice Committee.

The Committee reviews state court rules and procedures and suggests possible changes and revisions to improve the judicial process and outcomes.

Honecker is serving a two-year term on the committee slated to be completed in 2017.

AGA Attorneys named in Super Lawyers Magazine

Congratulations to Richard B. Ansell, Esq., Mitchell J. Ansell, Esq., Allison Ansell Ryan, Esq., Robert A. Honecker, Jr., Esq. and Greg Gargulinski, Esq. (Rising Star) for being named in New Jersey Super Lawyers Magazine.  Super Lawyers rates outstanding attorneys who obtain a high degree of professional achievement and peer recognition.  Over the years, Ansell Grimm & Aaron, P.C. has had numerous attorneys recognized in this magazine, but none more than Mitchell J. Ansell, Esq. who has been named for the 10th year!  Congratulations again!