Helping Victims of Legal Malpractice, the Seriously Injured, and the Disabled since 1974We fight for victims of legal malpractice to get compensation for losses caused by negligent lawyersLess than 3% of all attorneys are Certified as a Civil Trial Attorney by the NJ Supreme Court.Effective representation in Workers Comp cases requires experience and dedication like our 35+ years
Philip L. Faccenda, Esq. is a civil litigation attorney concentrating in the representation of victims of legal malpractice, the seriously injured and disabled, as well as victims of wrongful death. He graduated law school with the degree of Juris Doctor from Temple University Beasley Law Center in 1974, was admitted that year to the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, and to the Supreme Court of New Jersey in 1975. He is admitted to practice before all Federal and State courts in New Jersey and Pennsylvania, the U.S. 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Supreme Court of the United States.
The Faccenda Law Firm concentrates in representing persons who have suffered serious personal injuries, wrongful death, or become disabled from work injuries, car or truck crashes, nursing home abuse and neglect, trip/slip/fall injuries, and construction site accidents. The Firm concentrates in representing people who have been injured or killed in such types of matters, and others who have become victims to legal malpractice at the hands of the lawyers they depended on for help.
We represent clients in various types of civil litigation requiring an experienced Trial Attorney. In this regard, Phil Faccenda has been Certified since 1983 as a Civil Trial Attorney by the Supreme Court of New Jersey’s Board of Trial Certification1. He is a member of the Million-Dollar Advocates Forum, the National Trial Lawyers Association and the New Jersey Association for Justice.
Our successes have been recognized in N. J. Jury Verdict Review & Analysis, the Product Liability Law Reporter published by the American Association for Justice, New Jersey Lawyer Magazine, The New Jersey Law Journal, The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Courier Post, New Jersey Monthly, and Philadelphia Magazine. Phil Faccenda has been designated as one of the Top Attorneys in New Jersey each year from 2009 through 2016 as published by Thomson-Reuters in New Jersey Monthly Magazine's SuperLawyer section. He was selected as one of the Top 100 Trial Attorneys in South Jeresy by the National Trial Lawyers Association. Phil also serves as an Arbitrator for the State and Federal Courts and has been a memberof the Board of Governors of the American Trial Lawyers Association-New Jersey, and as an Assistant Attorney General for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. He has been a practicing trial attorney for over 40 years.
1. Less than 3% of practicing attorneys in New Jersey are certified by the Board on Trial Attorney Certification. Nationally, less than 3% of practicing attorneys are certified by any recognized certifying organization.
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I endorse this lawyer. I have known Phil for more than 38 years. He is number one in my book. Phil is extremely intelligent, knowledgeable and trustworthy. Phil has a way of explaining complicated matters in a way one can understand. He plans his cases well and gets the best result possible. He is personable and makes one feel at ease. I have seen him in action and he is a great trial lawyer.
Jose Hernandez, Workers compensation Attorney
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I endorse this lawyer. I have known Phil Faccenda in a professional capacity for over 10 years. Phil possesses a vast amount of knowledge in both civil and workersâ€™ compensation matters. Part of his practice is devoted to victims of legal malpractice. He is a fierce advocate for justice and equal access to the courts. His tenacity in the courtroom is second to none. His work ethic is guided by integrity and hard work. Phil always gives his clients his 100% effort to achieve the best result possible for them.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|SuperLawyer-Plaintiff Professional Liability||Thompson-Reuters SuperLawyers||2016|
|SuperLawyer- Plaintiff Professional Liability||Thompson-Reuters SuperLawyers||2015|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Southern New Jersey||National Trial Lawyers||2014|
|Super Lawyer||Thomson-Reuters NJ Monthly Magazine||2014|
|Super Lawyer||Thomson-Reuters NJ Monthly Magazine||2013|
|Super Lawyer||Thomson-Reuters NJ Monthly Magazine||2012|
|Top Attorneys in New Jersey||New Jersey Monthly Magazine||2012|
|Top Attorneys - Pennsylvania||Philadelphia Magazine||2011|
|Top Attorneys - South Jersey||Philadelphia Magazine||2011|
|Super Lawyer||New Jersey Monthly Magazine||2011|
|Super Lawyer||New Jersey Monthly Magazine||2010|
|Super Lawyer||New Jersey Monthly Magazine||2009|
|Invited Member||Million Dollar Advocates Forum||1998|
|Certified Civil Trial Advocate||National Board on Legal Specialty Certification||1983|
|Certified Civil Trial Attorney||NJ Supreme Court Board on Trial Certification||1983|
|Trial Attorney||Faccenda Law Firm, LLC||1981 - Present|
|Trial Attorney||Philip L. Faccenda, P.A. Law Firm||1977 - 1981|
|Assistant Attorney General||Pa. Department of Justice||1976 - 1977|
|Attorney||Bucci & Bucci||1974 - 1976|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|National Trial Lawyers Association||Member||2014 - Present|
|Camden County Bar Association, Workers' Compensation Committee||Member||2007 - Present|
|Burlington County Bar Association||Member||1977 - Present|
|Camden County Bar Association||Member||1975 - Present|
|Justice James H. Coleman, Jr. New Jersey Workers' Compensation American Inn of Court||Member||2006 - 2010|
|National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives||Member||2004 - 2010|
|American Trial Lawyers Association (New Jersey chapter)||Board of Governors||1994 - 1999|
|American Association for Justice (New Jersey chapter)||Member||1984 - 2017|
|Taylor v. Stratford Nursing Home and Convalescent Center||Following a trial, including medical experts, the court found in favor of our client, the emloyee who was injured in the course of her work.|
|Martorana vs. Voorhees Township||Jury Verdict for Plaintiffs $2.7Million.|
|Smallwood v. Busch, MD _ Medical Malpractice||Verdict for plaintiff, resulted in judgement for client for $630,000 which recovery was placed in a structured settlement for client and her family, guaranteeing payments for 30 years, having a value of $1.4 Million.|
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|Attorney’s Guides||Attorney’s Guide: Liens, Subrogation, Reimbursements, Set-offs and Collateral Sources||2001|
|Camden County Bar Foundation||Liens, Reimbursements, Subrogation, Set-offs and Other Collateral Sources in Civil Litigation||1998|
|Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1974|
|Temple University||Business Administration||B.B.A. Bachelor Business Administration||1970|
|Camden & Burlington County Bar Associations' Joint Conference on Liens in Civil Litigation||Liens in Civil Litigation||1998|