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About Me

I grew up in Brooklyn New York. I moved to New Jersey. I am an Attorney in New Jersey and New York.

We specialize in Personal injury for the seriously injured. We also specialize in Criminal Defense. We also specialize in DWI defense and all Traffic Tickets.

We are known for 3 things...RESULTS....RESULTS.....RESULTS.

We earn our reputation everyday.

We are aggressive , affordable and experienced.

Give us a call to speak to an attorney 24/7 or make an appointment for a free consultation.


Languages Spoken: Spanish, Yiddish, Chinese, Gan, Chinese, Hakka, Chinese, Jinyu, Chinese, Min Nan, Chinese, Wu, Chinese, Xiang, Armenian, Greek, Hebrew

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Practice Areas


  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    28 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 45%
    28 years
  3. DUI & DWI: 5%
    28 years



Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

175 total 

  • Brent R. Hardy

    I endorse Herbert without reservation. He is a skilled and knowledgeable attorney whose character is beyond reproach. I feel privileged to have an opportunity to recommend him.


    Brent Hardy Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Mark Issa Murad

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Mark Murad Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Other

Contact Info


87 South Street
Freehold, NJ, 07728-2300


NYDue to reregister within 30 days of birthday 198903/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Sponsor of 92nd st YCongregation Sons Of Israel2010
Fundraiser Acknowledgment AwardRegional Ice Hockey2009
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerHerbert I. Ellis, Esq, P.C1988 - Present
Legal CommentatorNews12New Jersey2006 - 2009
Pool AttorneyOffice of the Public Defender1990 - 1995
Legal InternStuart Goldstein Esq1987 - 1988
Legal InternDienst & Serrins, LLP1986 - 1988
LawyerFrank P. Freidman and Associates1985 - 1988
Association NamePosition NameDuration
JUSTIAMember2014 - Present
Haydn Proctor Inn of CourtMember2011 - Present
Congregation Sons of IsraelFund Raising Committee2009 - 2010
Regional Ice Hockey AssociationFundraiser2007 - Present
King County Bar AssociationAttorney Member1991 - Present
New Jersey Bar AssociationMember1990 - Present
Monmouth Bar AssociationAttorney Member1990 - Present
Trial Attorneys of New JerseyMember1990 - Present
Association of Trial Lawyers of New York CityAttorney Member1990 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationAttorney Member1990 - Present
New Jersey Association for JusticeAttorney Member1990 - Present
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMember1988 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Paul S500,000
Mesich v Selective Insurance company$765,000
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Publication NameTitleDate
News letterWhat you must know about auto insurance2006
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
City University of New York, Brooklyn CollegeAccountingBS - Bachelor of Science1980
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Sons of Israel Mens ClubWhat you must know about Auto Insurance2007