• Biography
  • Prior Experience
  • Representative Matters


Niko, an Associate with Calcagni & Kanefsky, focuses his practice on criminal and regulatory defense.  With experience at preeminent national law firms, Niko also regularly navigates complex civil litigation and all manner of internal investigations.

Prior Experience

Before joining Calcagni & Kanefsky, Niko was an associate attorney with two preeminent national law firms, where he focused on complex commercial litigation.  Niko also served as a judicial clerk for United States District Judge Michael A. Hammer in the District of New Jersey, and for Judge Kevin M. Shanahan of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Law Division.

Representative Matters

  • Directed civil trial preparation for various federal and state cases in New York and New Jersey.
  • Representing the Chief Executive Officer, other senior executives, and board members of a banking institution in a federal fraud prosecution conducted by the FBI, FDIC, and U.S. Attorney’s Office.
  • Representing executive and member of a large regional healthcare network in a minority shareholder oppression action.


Practice Areas


  • Villanova University School of Law, J.D.
  • Saint Joseph's University, B.A., cum laude


  • New Jersey
  • New York