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John J Scura III

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt, Personal Injury, Business

About Me

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Personal Injury: 45%
  2. Bankruptcy & Debt: 45%
  3. Business: 10%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Steven Paul Lombardi

    I endorse this lawyer. He is knowledgable in all aspects of Bankruptcy and personal injury law. His practice is professional and experienced.

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    Steven Lombardi Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Karen K Saminski

    I endorse this lawyer. Frequently, in my divorce practice, questions regarding whether Bankruptcy should be considered by my client (or by the divorcing parties jointly) arise. John has assisted my clients expertly in evaluating those concerns.

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    Karen Saminski Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Scura, Mealey, Wigfield & Heyer, LLP

1599 Hamburg Turnpike

Wayne, NJ, 07470

Scura, Mealey, Wigfield & Heyer, LLP

109 10th Street
Hoboken, NJ, 07030

Scura Mealey Et Al
1599 Hamburg Turnpike
Wayne, NJ, 07470

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NJActive199305/29/2015
PAActive199305/31/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Certified by the Supreme Court of NJ as a Civil Trial AttorneySupreme Court of New Jersey2013
Million Dollar Advocate Forum MemberThe Million Dollar Advocate Forum2012

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerScura, Mealey, Wigfield & Heyer, LLP1994 - Present
Law ClerkThe Honorable Herman D. Michels, P.J.A.D.1993 - 1994

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Hudson County Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Trial Attorneys of New JerseyMember2012 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2010 - Present
Passaic County Bar AssociationTrustee2000 - 2008
American Association for JusticeMember1998 - Present
New Jersey Association for JusticeMember1998 - Present
Passaic County Bar AssociationMember1994 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Calabrese v. The Mill Restaurant$750,000 Recovery
Layode v. City of East Orange$153,000 Jury Verdict
Giardina v. VanPeenen$900,000 Binding Arbitration Award

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Seton Hall Journal of Sport LawComment, The Time Has Come: Ending the Anti-Trust Non-Enforcement Policy in Professional Sports1992

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seton Hall University School of Law LawJD - Juris Doctor1993
University of South Florida N/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1988

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
The Evolving Law of Damages: Compensatory & Punitive Damage AwardsDamages2008
Commercial Litigation: Procedure and SubstanceLitigation2007
Institute for Continuing Legal EducationTrying Your First Commercial Case2001
Institute for Continuing Legal EducationBankruptcy Basics2000