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John J Scura III

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt, Personal Injury, Business, Animal & Dog Bites

About Me

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Personal Injury: 32%
  2. Bankruptcy & Debt: 32%
  3. Business: 31%
  4. Animal & Dog Bites: 5%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Brad Michael Micklin

    I endorse this lawyer. John is an experienced attorney whose participation and comments in Avvo show his commitment to serving clients as well as his level of experience. He is an excellent attorney that I recommend wholeheartedly.

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    Brad Micklin Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Edward Francis Mcginty

    Mr. Scura is well-known in the local legal community as a top personal injury attorney. He works tirelessly to achieve the best results for his clients. I highly recommend.

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    Edward Mcginty Immigration 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
PAActive199308/03/2015

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