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Jack Wurgaft, Partner of Javerbaum Wurgaft, To Speak At Masters of Trial Advocacy Retreat

Following the successful verdict of $16,000,000 in a security negligence case, the Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County have engaged Jack Wurgaft to present a mock trial to the Academy’s members from October 1-3, 2014.  The Academy, based in Pennsylvania, organized the seminar around the Patterson v. Irvington Board of Education case which yielded Read the full article…

Eric Kahn Represents Child Siblings in Negligence Lawsuit Against State of NJ

NEWARK — They suffered inside the Irvington apartment, malnourished and physically abused, and ultimately witnessed their older sister die in May 2011 as a result of the same wretched conditions, court papers say.  Now Solomon and Christina Glenn, through their court-appointed representatives, have joined a lawsuit against the state, claiming it was negligent in protecting them Read the full article…

Gary Roth Named as Union County’s J-PAC Bar Representative

Gary Roth, Director of Employment Group at Javerbaum Wurgaft, has been named as Union County’s J-PAC Representative to the NJ State Bar.  Mr. Roth, a former President of the Union County Bar Association and member of National Employment Lawyers Association- New Jersey Chapter, will be the point person for vetting all new potential judges to Read the full article…

Attorneys Denise Rekem and Lisa Parles To Present At Upcoming Disabilities Law Group Workshop

An Evening of Free Workshops In Honor of Autism Awareness Month Thursday, April 24, 2014 Hosted by Certified Financial Services 52 Forest Avenue Paramus, NJ 07652 Event starts at 6:30pm. Workshops will begin promptly at 7pm. Interested in more than one topic? Workshops will repeat at 8pm Space is limited. Please RSVP with course topic & time to Connie 201-788-6711 Read the full article…

Ken Javerbaum, Jack Wurgaft, Eric Kahn and Rubin Sinins named to Top 100 New Jersey Super Lawyers for 2014

Ken Javerbaum, Jack Wurgaft, Eric Kahn and Rubin Sinins have been named to Top 100 New Jersey Super Lawyers for 2014. This represents the lawyers who received the highest point totals in the New Jersey nomination, research and blue ribbon review process. The full article can be found here.

JW Partners Jack Wurgaft and Eric Kahn Obtain $16.3 Million Verdict against Irvington Board Of Education.

Reprinted from Newark Star Ledger: Beaten teen gets $16.3M from jury, and ‘his life back’ By Alexi Friedman STAR LEDGER STAFF Anwar Patterson will never walk again. He will never talk again. Left paralyzed and brain damaged from a brutal beating at the hands of a fellow Irvington High School student, Patterson faced an uncertain Read the full article…

Javerbaum Wurgaft named personal injury litigation department of the year finalist

JAVERBAUM WURGAFT NAMED PERSONAL INJURY LITIGATION DEPARTMENT OF THE YEAR FINALIST: by the New Jersey Law Journal of Javerbaum Wurgaft as the Personal Injury Litigation Department of the Year Finalist in the Law Journal’s first venture into rating law firm litigation departments for excellence. This is a reprint of the Javerbaum Wurgaft profile written by Read the full article…

Javerbaum Wurgaft partners, Eric Kahn and Rubin Sinins obtained a $20,000,000.00 verdict in Lottery lawsuit.

Javerbaum Wurgaft partners, Eric Kahn and Rubin Sinins obtained a $20,000,000.00 verdict in Lottery lawsuit Represented five construction workers who were found by the jury to have been cheated out of their share of a Mega Millions Lottery Jackpot by a co-worker who claimed the winnings from a lottery pool in which all six workers Read the full article…

Javerbaum Wurgraft and Kean University serve hot coffee: The HBO documentary

On September 26, 2011, Javerbaum Wurgaft hosted a viewing and panel discussion following Hot Coffee, a documentary by Susan Saladoff, which recently aired on HBO.  Approximately 150 people, ranging from students to seniors, attended the movie and discussion at Kean University in Union, New Jersey. The panel discussion was moderated by Gerry Baker and included Acting Justice of the Read the full article…

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