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Michael Alvarez received his B.A. from the University of Southern California in 1993. Mr. Alvarez went on to receive his law degree from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in New York City in 1996, where he was a Member of the Moot Court Honor Society and a Member of the Intense Trial Advocacy Program. Mr. Alvarez is barred in New Jersey and New York and is a Member of the Justice James H. Coleman, Jr. New Jersey Workers' Compensation Inn Court.


 


Mr. Alvarez specializes in workers’ compensation and personal injury litigation, he has successfully litigated multi-million dollar claims and received excellent results for injured workers throughout the State of New Jersey. Mr. Alvarez is bilingual in Spanish and also specializes in cases in which workplace accidents are caused by a third party.

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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Workers Compensation: 35%
    1 year
  2. Personal Injury: 35%
    1 year
  3. Criminal Defense: 10%
    1 year
  4. DUI & DWI: 2%
  5. Other: 18%
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Payment

Fees:

Contingent (20-40%), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Mark V. Clay

    I highly endorse Mr. Alvarez. Very experienced and caring attorney who produces great results in representing clients! I want all people with legal problems to contact him first.

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    Keen attention to detail with exceptional client service. I endorse this lawyer.

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Contact info

Lord, Kobrin, Alvarez & Fattell

1283 Route 22 East
Mountainside, NJ, 070920000

Lord, Kobrin, Alvarez & Fattell

1283 Route 22 East
Mountainside, NJ, 07092

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 200107/11/2016
NJActive200007/28/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Contributor BadgeAVVO2015
Top ContributorAVVO2015
MasterJustice H. Coleman Inn of Court2014
ContributorHOBY2014
ContributorHOBY2013
MasterJustice H. Coleman Inn of Court2013
ContributorHOBY2012
MasterJustice H. Coleman Inn of Court2012
MasterJustice H. Coleman Inn of Court2011
MasterJustice H. Coleman Inn of Court2010
MasterJustice H. Coleman Inn of Court2009
Moot Court Honor SocietyBenjamin N Cardozo School of Law1996
Moot Court Honor SocietyBenjamin N Cardozo School of Law1995
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerLord, Kobrin, Alvarez & Fattell2003 - Present
AttorneyPrivate Practice2002 - 2003
AssociateWong Fleming, PC2000 - 2002
General CounselContinental Concepts Real Estate Developer1996 - 2000
OwnerSpence's BBQ, Eastside Deli, California Pregel, Northridge Wholesale Bakery1983 - 1990
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Justice James H. Coleman, Jr. New Jersey Workers' Compensation American Inn of CourtMaster2009 - Present
New Jersey Bar AssociationIn Good Standing2000 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember In Good Standing2000 - Present
United States Court for the District of New JerseyMember2000 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Brunson v. New Community Inc., et alMulti-million dollar settlement
Tellez v. Natoli, et al.2,500,000.00
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
University of Southern California Law SchoolInternational RelationsBS - Bachelor of Science1993
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Inn of CourtWorkers Compensation - Moderator2015
Inn of CourtWorkers Compensation - Moderator2014
Inn of CourtWorkers Compensation - Moderator2013