Bennett J. Wasserman

Bennett J. Wasserman

Ethics / Professional Responsibility Lawyer

Teaneck, NJ





No Misconduct



Answers and Advice

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About Me

Special Professor of Law, Hofstra University School of Law, teaching "Lawyer Malpractice" to advanced law students. Editor, blog (Research, Resources and Expertise in the Law Governing Lawyers). Expert Witness and consultant to law firms and professional liability insurance companies in the areas of legal malpractice, legal ethics, law firm biling practices and...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees


Contingent (25%-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Hourly ($200-$500/hour)

Client Reviews

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Legal malpractice case

Posted by: a Ethics client over 5 years ago.

Ben prepared an excellent expert report regarding legal malpractice in a divorce that went to trial. Ben worked quickly, he was thorough, he is...
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Jan Meyer
Jan Meyer

Teaneck, NJ

Almost 5 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I endorse this lawyer's work. Ben prepare him self very well and he is an excellent lawyer. He is very thorough and spot the legal issues and...
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1975 License Status: Active for the state of New Jersey.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/14/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.


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1974 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Hofstra University School of Law


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2011 Super Lawyer NJ

Super Lawyers


Showing 1 of 7 association entries


Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers

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Showing 2 of 20 publications

2009 Wasserman & ano. Professional Malpractice: Two Views of the Saffer Fee-Shifting Rule: There is a Professional Duty to Support the Rule.

New Jersey Law Journal

2009 "What if Bernie Madoff were a New Jersey Lawyer?"

New Jersey Law Journal

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 13 occasions

2013 The Legal Malpractice Expert

at Legal Malpractice Update 2013

2013 Getting the Most Out of Your Expert Witness

at Annual Meeting

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