Paul O'Connor is partner in the law firm of O'Connor, Parsons, Lane, & Noble which is listed as a Best Law Firm by US News & World Report. Paul specializes in plaintiff personal injury law, with a significant emphasis in plaintiff medical malpractice matters. In that regard, Paul has represented plaintiffs in cases ranging from birth related injuries to wrongful death as a result of medical negligence. Paul's representation has resulted in numerous multi-million dollar recoveries for his clients.
As reported in The New Jersey Law Journal, Paul was co-counsel on a wrongful birth case which resulted in a verdict of $28 miilion dollars. Paul also tried another wrongful birth case in Alabama which resulted in a settlement of $8 million dollars. He also received a verdict of $10.5 million dollars on a failure to diagnose skin cancer case in Union County and $4.6 million for a child suffering from cerebral palsy.
In the spring of 2015, Paul O'Connor became a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and is listed in "Best Lawyers in America", and New Jersey Monthly Magazine's Super Lawyers (2006 - present).
Licensed since 1993
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|New Jersey Super Lawyers||Super Lawyers||2014|
|New Jersey Super Lawyers||Super Lawyers||2013|
|New Jersey Super Lawyers||Super Lawyers||2012|
|New Jersey Super Lawyers||Super Lawyers||2011|
|New Jersey Super Lawyers||Super Lawyers||2010|
|New Jersey Super Lawyers||Super Lawyers||2009|
|New Jersey Super Lawyers||Super Lawyers||2008|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2006|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||N/A|
|Partner||O'Connor, Parsons, Lane & Noble LLC||2008 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Trial Attorneys of New Jersey||Vice President||N/A|
|American Board of Trial Advocates||N/A||N/A|
|Whittier College School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1993|
|Denison University||N/A||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1989|
|The Oncology Society of New Jersey||Malpractice Pitfalls in Oncology||2013|
|American Board of Trial Advocates||Medical Malpractice||N/A|