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Gary David Appleby

Workers compensation Attorney at South River, NJ

5.0   1 review

also known as Gary D. Appleby, Attorney at Law, LLC

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  • Licensed for 29 years
    State NJ
    Acquired 1993
    Active No misconduct found

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

About Gary

Learn Gary’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Workers compensation
    On-the-job injuries

  2. Car accident
    Motor Vehicle Accidents

  3. Personal injury
    Slip and Fall Accidents

  4. State, local, and municipal law
    Municipal Court defense; traffic tickets; disorderly persons offenses

  5. Domestic violence

  6. Family
    Domestic Violence cases

Gary Appleby was raised in Milltown.  He attended Spotswood High School and Livingston College in Piscataway.  Mr. Appleby served as an Officer in the United States Navy for four years before attending law school at the Rutgers School of Law in Camden.  He served as the judicial law clerk for the Hon. Glen J. Berman and the Hon. Amy P. Chambers in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Middlesex County, before entering into private practice.

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Gary D. Appleby, Attorney At Law, LLC
43 Main Street
South River, NJ, 08882-1200


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Posted by anonymous | May 22, 2017
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
SSDI/SSI Reconsideration
Gary is on his peak in the legal system. His advices in regards to my SSA disability claims give me confidence. I will recommend him.


  • Contingency 20%-33%
Payment methods
Cash, Check


AVVO RATING 7.3 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Owner
  • Gary D. Appleby, Attorney at Law
  • 2000 - Present
  • Associate
  • Harold J Gerr, Counselor at Law
  • 1994 - 2000
  • Judicial Law Clerk
  • Superior Court of New Jersey - Judge Berman and Judge Chambers
  • 1993 - 1994
  • Surface Warfare Officer
  • United States Navy
  • 1985 - 1989
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  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law - Camden
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1993
  • Surface Warfare Officer School, Newport, Rhode Island
  • 1986
  • Livingston College, Piscataway, New Jersey
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1985
  • Naval Officer Candidate School, Newport, Rhode Island
  • 1985
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  • Jamesburg Elks Lodge #2180
  • Presideing Justice
  • 2022 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Navy Achievement Medal
  • Secretary of the Navy
  • 1998
  • Navy Achievement Medal
  • Commander, Cruiser Destroyer Group Twelve
  • 1988
  • Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • N/A

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Personal injury Attorney | Mar 06
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I am very pleased to endorse Gary D. Appleby, Esq., and I can attest to the fact that he is extremely well informed about the law involving personal injury. Gary has acquired a vast amount of knowledge over the twenty years that I have known him, and he uses that knowledge to obtain great results for his clients. In addition, due to his friendly nature, his clients feel comfortable with him. I consider Gary to be both a friend, and a well-respected colleague."
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