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Michael B. Zerres

Michael B. Zerres

Practice areas:

Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Defective and Dangerous Products

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1988

  1. Medical Malpractice: 80%
    6 years
  2. Defective and Dangerous Products: 10%
  3. Personal Injury: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33%)

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

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Contact Info

Blume Goldfaden Berkowitz Donnelly Fried & Forte

2150 Route 35
Sea Girt, NJ, 08750

Blume Goldfaden Berkowitz Donnelly Fried & Forte

26 Journal Square
Jersey City, NJ, 07306

Blume Goldfaden Berkowitz Donnelly Fried & Forte

7300 Bergenline Ave.
North Bergen, NJ, 07047

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NJActive198805/29/2015
NYResigned 198803/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Certified Civil Trial Attorney 1996-2015Supreme Court of New Jersey2015
AV Preeminent RatingMartindale-Hubbell2015
Best Lawyers in America - 2007- 2015Best Lawyers in America2015
Super Lawyer - 2005 to 2015Super Lawyers2015
Lawyer of the Year, Medical MalpracticeBest Lawyers in America2015
Top 100 Trial Lawyers - New Jersey 2007, 2010, 2013, 2014The American Trial Lawyers Association2014
Leading Lawyers in America - 2007, 2008Lawdragon2008

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerBlume Donnelly Fried Forte Zerres & Molinari P.C.1990 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Trial Attorneys of New JerseyBoard of Trustees2005 - Present
American Association for Justice (New Jersey chapter)Former Board of Governors2005 - 2012
American Board of Trial AdvocatesN/A2005 - Present
American Association of JusticeBirth Trauma Litigation Group1990 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Dehanes v. Rothman 158 N.J. 90 (Sup. Ct. NJ, 1999)Plaintiff's Verdict of $ 2 Million Sustained
Grecco v. University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey 345 N.J. Super. 94 (App. Div. 2001)N/A
Cordero v. Christ Hospital, et al., 403 N.J. Super. 306; 958 A.2d 101 (App. Div. 2008)N/A

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
St John's University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
Seton Hall UniversityCommunication - Magna Cum LaudeBA - Bachelor of Arts1984

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Boardwalk Seminar 2010Apparent Authority2010