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Bruce Lawrence Atkins

Bruce Lawrence Atkins

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Discrimination, Commercial, Litigation

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1977

  1. Discrimination: 40%
  2. Employment & Labor: 40%
    38 years
  3. Litigation: 10%
  4. Commercial: 10%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Brian Alexander Coverdale

    I had the opportunity to work with Bruce on a case representing the plaintiff against a major insurance company. From the outset Bruce showed his expertise and knowledge in the field. He was the consummate professional in every regard and our client was extremely happy with his representation. I highly recommend Bruce as an attorney.


    Brian Coverdale Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Kevin Michael Costello

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Kevin Costello Wrongful Termination Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Deutsch Atkins PC

25 Main St
Court Plaza North
Hackensack, NJ, 076017015

25 Main Street Ste 104
Hackensack, NJ, 07601




FLMember in Good Standing199008/17/2015
NYCurrently registered 198803/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
New Jersey Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
New Jersey Super LawyerNew Jersey Super Lawyers Magazine2013
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2011
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated Since 1996Martindale-Hubbell2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2010
Super Lawyer New JerseyLaw & Politics Media2009
Super Lawyer New JerseyLaw & Politics Media2008
Super Lawyer New JerseyLaw & Politics Media2007
FellowLitigation Counsel of America2007
Super Lawyer New JerseyLaw & Politics Media2006
Super Lawyer New JerseyLaw & Politics Media2005

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerContant Atkins and Fede LLC1983 - 2005
PartnerScherby and Atkins1980 - 1983


Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law SectionMember1994 - Present
New Jersey Bar Association Labor and EmploymentMember1994 - Present
NELA-NJMember1992 - Present
National Employment Lawyers AssociationMember1989 - Present
New Jersey Association for JusticeMember1982 - Present
Association for JusticeMember1978 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1977 - Present
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMember1977 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Mogull v CB Commercial et. al.6.5 million verdict 638,000 Attorney fees

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seton Hall University School of LawN/Alaw1977

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Meadowlands AAJEthics in Employment Law2013
ACI Employment LawCurrent Trends in Employment Law2013
Boardwalk SeminarMock Trial2012
National Employment Lawyers AssociationCase Themes2011
American Association for Justice (New Jersey chapter)Ethics and Employment Law2011
New Jersey Association for Justice Boardwalk SeminarTrial of an Employment Case2007
Human Resource AuditsSexual Harassment2007
National Employment Lawyers AssociationTrial Techniques, Closing Statements1997