Michael J. Gunteski, Esq. is a Partner and Family Law Attorney at the Law Offices of O’Toole & Gunteski, LLC. He is devoted to helping families in the Ocean and Monmouth County area to overcome difficult legal matters. He focuses on primarily family law issues such as:
Michael has lived in Ocean County all his life. He was born in Point Pleasant, New Jersey and grew up in Island Heights, New Jersey. Michael attended Saint Joseph Grade School and Monsignor Donovan High School in Toms River, New Jersey.
Michael then attended the University of Scranton where he majored in Criminal Justice, with a minor in Sociology. He was a member of both the Criminal Justice and Sociology honor societies. Upon graduating in 2004, he continued on to receive his Juris Doctorate at Seton Hall University School of Law located in Newark, New Jersey.
Upon his graduation in 2007, Michael secured a clerkship with the Honorable Honora O’Brien Kilgallen, formerly Presiding Judge of the Family Part. During his clerkship, Michael focused on all areas of family law. In 2008, he joined the firm of Jacobowitz, Defino, Latimer and O’Toole, where he first worked with Darren O’Toole. Michael remained there until June of 2011 when he moved to the Law Offices of Toby Grabelle. He eventually became partner at Grabelle & Gunteski.
In February of 2013, Michael left Grabelle & Gunteski to form the current partnership at the Law Offices of O’Toole & Gunteski, LLC.
Michael resides in Ocean County with his wife, 3 children, and two dogs.