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About me

I am an experienced trial attorney who concentrates in the areas of premises, professional, and public entity liability, as well as insurance coverage litigation. I actively practice in New Jersey and New York state, federal and appeals courts.


 


My firm, Powell & Roman, LLC, also handles business transactions and litigation, commercial real estate, divorce/family law, and intellectual property matters. We have staff and attorneys who speak Spanish, Portuguese, Polish and Russian. 


 

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Languages spoken: Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Polish

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Insurance: 40%
    13 years
  2. Personal Injury: 30%
  3. Intellectual Property: 10%
  4. Family: 10%
    13 years
  5. Business: 10%
    13 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($300-350/hour), contingent (25-33%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes), Pro bono (3%)

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Contact info

Powell & Roman, LLC

131 White Oak Lane
Old Bridge, NJ, 08857

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYDue to reregister within 30 days of birthday 201207/10/2016
NJActive200207/28/2016
DCInactive 201007/10/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising Star - New Jersey's Top Young AttoneysNew Jersey Monthly Magazine2016
Equal Justice MedalLegal Services of New Jersey2014
Rising Star - New Jersey's Top Young AttoneysNew Jersey Monthly Magazine2012
Rising Star - New Jersey's Top Young AttorneysNew Jersey Monthly Magazine2010
Rising Star - New Jersey's Top Young AttorneysNew Jersey Monthly Magazine2009
Rising Star - New Jersey's Top Young AttorneysNew Jersey Monthly Magazine2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Adjunct InstructorFairleigh Dickinson University2010 - Present
Volunteer AttorneyCentral Jersey Legal Services2008 - Present
PartnerPowell & Roman, LLC2008 - Present
Of CounselO'Connor, Parsons & Lane, LLC2008 - 2009
AssociateParsons, Powell & Lane, LLC2003 - 2008
Law ClerkThe Honorable Amy P. Chambers, P.J.S.C.2002 - 2003
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Monmouth Bar AssociationMember2016 - Present
Hispanic Bar Association of New JerseyMember2008 - Present
Middlesex County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Hispanic Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Puerto Rican Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Richard J. Hughes American Inn of CourtBarrister2006 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Storm Sandy LitigationVarious
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
The Insurable InterestVarious (Bi-Monthly Newsletter Since April 2008)2008
Fordham Urban Law JournalTrying to Fit an Oval Shaped Island into a Square Constitution: Arguments for Puerto Rican Statehood2002
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Fordham University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Rutgers UniversityAdministration of Justice & Political ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1998
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
N.J. Jersey Surplus Lines Association SeminarPremises & Operations and Legal & Regulatory Trends2016
N.J. Surplus Lines Association SeminarSurplus Inaurance Lines Ethics2015
N.J. Surplus Lines Association SeminerRecent Developments in New Jersey Insurance Law2014
N.J. Surplus Lines Association SeminarA Practical Guide to the Legal Impact of Super Storm Sandy2013
N.J. Surplus Lines Association SeminarRecent Developments in New Jersey Insurance Law2012
Lloyd's, London SeminarHandling Brain Injury to Bed Bug Claims2012
N.J. Surplus Lines Association SeminarRecent Developments in New Jersey Insurance Law2011
N.J. Surplus Lines Association SeminarRecent Developments in Liability and Insurance Law2010
N.J. Surplus Lines Association SeminarErrors & Omissions Prevention for Surplus Lines Agents2009