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Jerry David Goldstein

Jerry David Goldstein

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt, Employment & Labor, Arbitration, Mediation

About Me

Jerry Goldstein is a member of both the New Jersey and Connecticut state bars and has appeared in bankruptcy court in NJ, CT, NY, FL, DE, and NV. It is estimated that he has represented either debtors or creditors in over 1000 cases over the last 17 years. 


Mr. Goldstein is also lead counsel on most of the firm's major employment/labor cases having extensive experience in the areas of discrimination, harrasment, and workplace issues. 


Jerry Goldstein offers mediation, arbitration, and facilitation services nationally and internationally.  One of a select group of attorneys, he has earned a post-graduate ADR certification from Cornell's Scheinman Institute on Conflict Resolution with a focus in Labor and Employment Arbitration Development.   He is experienced in the areas of Section 1983 civil litigation, EEO litigation, business valuation litigation, bankruptcy, real estate, corporate law, federal anti-discrimination laws, and state labor and employment laws.  He is admitted to the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and the United States District Court for the districts of New Jersey, Connecticut, the Southern District of New York, and the Eastern District of New York.


He was recently appointed to the Registry of Mediators for the United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Delaware, The Cornell University Roster of Mediators and Arbitrators, and the Roll of Arbitrators for the Chinese European Arbitration Centre.


Languages Spoken: Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 50%
    22 years, 1.75 thousand cases
  2. Employment & Labor: 20%
    22 years, 200 cases
  3. Mediation: 15%
    22 years, 500 cases
  4. Arbitration: 15%
    22 years, 100 cases



Hourly ($300-350/hour), Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Goldstein, Vespi, & Vasquez

264 Union Boulevard
Totowa, NJ, 07512

264 Union Blvd
Totowa, NJ, 07512





Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Urban Redevelopment Pioneer AwardCounty of Lehigh2005

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerGoldstein, Vespi & Vazquez, L.L.C.2005 - 2010
AttorneyJerry D. Goldstein, L.L.C.1995 - 2005
Associate AttorneyKraft & Kennedy1993 - 1994


Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bankruptcy Institute, Alternative Dispute Resolution CommitteeSpecial Project Manager2009 - Present


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of MiamiBBAInternational Finance and Marketing1989

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
ABI Winter Leadership ConferenceBankruptcy Mediation2010