Jennifer is the founding attorney of The Law Offices of Jennifer M. Mendelsohn, a general law practice with an office located in Fair Lawn, New Jersey. Ms. Mendelsohn is a civil litigator who focuses her practice in the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice, debt collections law and traffic ticket defense. Other areas in which Ms. Mendelsohn has experience with handling cases include: small business law, real estate ,landlord/tenant, contracts and matrimonial law.
Jennifer was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA. She graduated from Muhlenberg College (Allentown, PA) with a Bachelor's degree in Psychology. Jennifer received her JD from Widener University School of Law (Wilmington, DE campus). Immediately after her graduation from Widener University, Ms. Mendelsohn went to work as a corporate paralegal for Richards, Layton & Finger, the largest law firm in the State of Delaware. As soon as she received her New Jersey bar results, however, she moved up to Northern NJ and began practicing as an attorney working at several different well known firms. At those firms, she honed her litigation skills while representing seriously injured persons, health care facilities and doctors in preparing complex medical malpractice and personal injury cases for trial. She also handled commercial and residential real estate closings and municipal court matters.
Jennifer is admitted to practice in all State and Federal Courts in New Jersey.
Please call the Law Offices of Jennifer M. Mendelsohn for a CONSULTATION and you will be provided with an honest, candid opinion regarding your case.
Languages spoken: English, Hebrew
Hourly ($225-275/hour), contingent (20-33%), Retainer (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Bergen's Top Lawyers - Litigation||(201) Magazine||2016|
|10 Best Client Satisfaction||American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys||2016|
|Principal||Law Offices of Jennifer M. Mendelsohn||2011 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Fair Lawn Jewish Center, Congregation B'nai Israel, Fair Lawn, NJ||Vice President, Board of Directors||2015 - Present|
|New Jersey Women's Business Owners||Member||2012 - Present|
|Bergen County Bar Association||Co-Chair, buddy system||2004 - Present|
|New Jersey State Bar Association||Member||2004 - Present|
|American Bar Association, Litigation Section||Member||2002 - Present|
|Phi Alpha Delta||Member||2000 - Present|
|Widener University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2003|
|Muhlenberg College||Psychology||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2000|
|Master's Level Class-Social Work||New Jersey Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights||2015|
|Women's Professional Marketplace||The Trials and Tribulations of Being A Woman Business Owner||2014|
|Mean Girls Conference||NJ Anti-Bullying Laws||2014|
|YWCA Women's Empowerment Day||Beating Bullying Through Careful Understanding of NJ Anti-Bullying Laws||2013|
|Animal Rights Legal Forum at Fair Lawn Senior Center||Defamation-What To Do When People Go Too Far With Their First Amendment Rights||2012|
|Fair Lawn Commons Legal Discussion||Traffic Tickets- Understanding the Point System||2007|