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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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  1. Personal Injury: 100%
    31 years



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  • Judd S Nemiro

    I highly endorse this lawyer, they are a well respected member of the legal community and always give their clients the best representation, If you are looking for someone willing to fight hard for your case, then look no further


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  • David Rodriguez Spevack

    I endorse this lawyer. We worked together on a matter involving significant injuries and contested liability. John was masterful at trial and obtained an amazing jury verdict.


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Contact info

Lutz Shafranski Gorman & Mahoney, Pa

77 Livingston Avenue
P.O. Box 596
New Brunswick, NJ, 08901-2523


ILVoluntarily Inactive198511/12/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Lawyers in New JerseyThomson Reuters2015
Super LawyersThomson Reuters2015
"Super Lawyer"Thomson Reuters2014
Top 100 Lawyers in New JerseyThomson Reuters2014
Highest rated in both legal ability and ethicsMartindale-Hubbell2014
Highest rated in both legal ability and ethicsMartindale-Hubbell2013
"Super Lawyer"Thomson Reuters2013
MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2013
MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2012
MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2011
MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2010
MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2009
2008 Civil Trial Practitioner of the YearMiddlesex County Bar Association2008
MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2008
MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2007
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MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2002
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Owner/PresidentLutz, Shafranski, Gorman &Mahoney, P.A.1985 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
New Jersey Association for JusticeMember1985 - Present
Middlesex County Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1985 - Present
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMember1985 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Smith v New Jersey American Water$938,000 judgment against the utility company
Johnson v Allstate New Jersey Insurance Company$750,000 jury verdict
Tate v RobinsonJury verdict 100% in motorcyclist's favor. $900,000 settlement
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Notre Dame Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1983
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Meadowlands SeminarLive Presentation of a Verbal Threshold Case2015
Meadowlands SeminarBootstrapping Evidence2015
Boardwalk SeminarTen Motions in Limine You Must Have in Your Trial Bag2014
2014 Meadowlands SeminarRound Table Discussion on Auto, Bus, and UM/UIM Claims2014
2014 Meadowlands SeminarLessons I've Learned From Cases I've Won2014
2014 Meadowlands SeminarPre-Trial Exchange/Motions in Limine2014
Proving Damages in Personal Injury CasesDamages in Personal Injury Cases2013
Four Cocurrent Seminars with ExhibitsFinding,Retaining, Developing, and Working with Experts from Conception to Trial2013
2013 Meadowlands SeminarRound Table Discussion on Auto and Bus Injury Claims2013