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Nicholas M Torres

Personal injury Attorney at West New York, NJ

5.0   5 reviews
  • State Years
    New York - NY 29 years
    New Jersey - NJ 29 years
    Pennsylvania - PA 26 years
  • Licensed for 29 years
    State NY
    Acquired 1995
    Currently Registered No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 29 years
    State NJ
    Acquired 1994
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 26 years
    State PA
    Acquired 1997
    Retired No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Nicholas Manuel Torres was born the son of Cuban immigrants, who came to the United States seeking freedom and opportunity.  A graduate of Seton Hall University, in 1994 he earned his Juris Doctor Degree from Brooklyn Law School, in Brooklyn, New York.   

Following his admission to the bar, Mr. Torres was an associate and then partner at the Ginarte Law Firm based out of  Neawrk New Jersey for over twelve years.  He has vast experience in handling complex personal injury matters from intake through trial. In his many years of practice as a civil litigator, Mr. Torres has represented thousands of accident victims and has obtained millions of dollars in compensation for his injured clients. 

Mr. Torres has experience handling the following types of cases: wrongful death actions; motor vehicle accidents; falls on snow and ice and as a result of defective sidewalks, walkways or stairs; falls in supermarkets, apartment buildings and other commercial establishments; defective elevators and escalators; industrial accidents involving defective products; construction site accidents; assaults at school and in the workplace; inadequate security; children suffering lead poisoning; nursing home neglect; personal injuries sustained in fires, chemical exposures and hot water scalding incidents; dog bite liability; amusement park accidents; accidents involving dangerous conditions of public properties and/or the negligence of public employees; employment discrimination, wrongful termination and sexual harassment.

Together with his partners John Biggiani and Jorge Hernandez, Mr. Torres in 2007 formed the law firm of Hernandez, Torres & Biggiani, a civil litigation law firm dedicated to providing personalized and professional legal representation to accident victims.  With offices in Elizabeth, Newark and West New York, New Jersey, the firm served the needs of its clients from July 2007 through September 2015.

In September, 2015, Mr. Torres proudly established his own law practice under the name of Nicholas M. Torres, LLC, continuing his office locations in West New York, Newark and Elizabeth, New Jersey.   More dedicated than ever to serving his clients, Mr. Torres vigorously represents accident victims in the pursuit of justice and with the goal of obtaining the maximum recovery possible for their injuries. Mr. Torres personally handles each client matter from initial intake through settlement or trial. The Torres Firm’s highly trained bilingual staff help to provide the best possible service to clients in a courteopus and friendly manner.    


Mr. Torres is admitted to practice law in the United States District Court, for the District of New Jersey and in the States of New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania.  He is a long time member of the New State Bar Association, Civil Trial Bar Section and of the New Jersey Association For Justice.  Mr. Torres is fluent in Spanish and English. 

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I bring over twenty years of experience representing accident victims in Northern New Jersey.  I give each client's case my personal attention and will do whatever it takes within the law to achieve the best results possible for my clients.


Nicholas M. Torres, LLC
5300 Bergenline Ave Ste 3
West New York, NJ, 07093-5595
Nicholas M. Torres, LLC
12 Bloomfield Avenue
Newark, NJ, 07104
Nicholas M. Torres, LLC
40 Parker Road, Ste. 101
Elizabeth, NJ, 07208
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Posted by Jibreel | September 13, 2021
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| Hired Attorney
Best Lawyer/Law Firm in Town!
Nick is a lawyer unlike any other! He is vastly knowledgeable and experienced. He would explore and weight all your options for best possible outcome. He would evaluate and manage your case with utmost professionalism and handle it with seamless efficiency. He would get you the VERY BEST of what you are due in any injury related case. Above all, he is down to earth, approachable, and directly accessible (yes, need to add this, since such is a rare quality with most lawyers). And what more, he is not greedy! Folks, if there were a score higher than 5 stars, I would rate him that!
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Posted by Juan | September 2, 2019
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Conozco a Nicolás Torres desde 2009 y es uno de los pocos abogados que conozco 100x100 serio honesto puntual respetuoso y leal al los cosos que lleva hasta el final nunca e tenido ningún tipo de queja de nicolas y lo unico que le pido a dios es que lede larga vida porqué como el quedan muy pocos
Posted by Kristine | May 2, 2017
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Nick Torres was truly wonderful to work with. Not only was he extremely professional, but kind and helpful during a stressful time. He explained the process thoroughly and went the extra mile. I would highly recommend his services.
Posted by Hector | May 1, 2017
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He was very professional and took his time explaining everything. What the process and all the steps he took he kept me informed, and the outcome was great.
Posted by Bayon Family | June 22, 2016
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| Hired Attorney
Best lawyer in town !
Mr. Torres took personal care of our case. No secretaries and/or assistants were in the middle of our communications. He handled every detail in a timely manner, he was always available to answer our questions, and to address our concerns. His professionalism and honesty made an important role in our case. We will not hesitate to use his services again, and we certainly recommend him to everyone who needs a transparent, and smooth management of a personal injury case.
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AVVO RATING 7.7 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Attorney - Owner
  • Nicholas M. Torres, LLC
  • 2015 - Present
  • Partner
  • Hernandez, Torres & Biggiani
  • 2007 - 2015
  • Partner
  • Ginarte O'Dwyer & Winograd
  • 1995 - 2007
  • Law Clerk
  • Breslin & Breslin
  • 1992 - 1995
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  • Brooklyn Law School
  • Doctor of Law (J.D.)
  • 1994
  • Seton Hall University
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA),
  • 1989


  • New Jersey Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2008 - Present
  • New Jersey Association for Justice
  • Member
  • 2008 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

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Personal injury Attorney | May 11
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. I have known Nick for over 20 years and have worked with him on several matters - up to the present day. I have always known him to be a zealous advocate for his clients, very well-prepared and extremely knowledgeable of the law. He is one of the first attorneys I call when I have a complex issue and I need a colleague's advice. Nick is also a good person and is held in high regard by his fellow attorneys and the judges that we appear before. I highly endorse Mr. Torres."
Personal injury Attorney | Dec 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Car accident Attorney | Jun 22
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. I have had many cases with Nick throughout my career and have always found him to be a well-prepared and forceful advocate for his clients."
Personal injury Attorney | Oct 09
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have known Nick since 2006. He is the type of attorney that exemplifies best practices and excellent client relations. He represents his clients to the highest of his capacity regardless if the case is a minor matter to a highly complex litigation. Having an office right next door allows me to see day in and day out what a tremendous attorney Nick truly is. I highly endorse Mr. Nicholas Torres, Esq.!"
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West New York Personal injury Lawyer Nicholas M Torres
Nicholas M Torres
Personal injury Attorney
West New York, NJ
Licensed for 29 years