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Eric Kahn voted to become Fellow of International Society of Barristers

Javerbaum Wurgaft Hicks Kahn Wikstrom & Sinins is pleased to announce that its managing partner, Eric G. Kahn, was recently voted to become a Fellow of the International Society of Barristers. Mr. Kahn will be inducted at the Society’s next annual meeting in San Diego, California in April 2016. The International Society of Barristers was […]

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David L. Wikstrom speaks to the Future Lawyers Club of Seton Hall Prep.

On March 26, 2015, Seton Hall Prepartory High School welcomed partner, David Wikstrom to present a talk on product liability litigation to its Future Lawyers Club.  The talk centered around a product liability case handled by Mr. Wikstrom against a major automobile manufacturer which resulted in a settlement in excess of $1,000,000.

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Jack Wurgaft and David Wikstrom obtain $600,000 personal injury settlement

A 52 year old resident of Butler, NJ, settled his personal injury lawsuit prior to a jury’s deliberations on February 26, 2015 for $600,000. Plaintiff, Brian Bergen, sustained significant injuries to his brain following a fall down an interior stairwell of his apartment. Bergen, a tenant, alleged that on the morning of June 18, 2009 […]

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Marguerite Simon Invited To Join the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance

Javerbaum Wurgaft is pleased to announce that Marguerite Simon has been invited to join the prestigious Claims and Litigation Management Alliance. The CLM is a nonpartisan alliance comprised of thousands of insurance companies, corporations, Corporate Counsel, Litigation and Risk Managers, claims professionals and attorneys. Through education and collaboration the organization’s goals are to create a […]

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Saul Gruber Featured in Nursing Home Neglect Article

Attorney Saul Gruber was recently featured in the South Jersey Times article, “Nursing Home Neglect: What to look for to protect loved ones”. From the South Jersey Times, February 19, 2015: Elder abuse is something that is often in the news and always disheartening. Our senior citizens are at the heart of the population, but […]

Victoria Schall receives award on behalf of Burlington County Bar Association

The New Jersey State Bar association recognized the Burlington County Bar Association for efforts toward fighting hunger in New Jersey through the Lawyers Feeding New Jersey initiative at their meeting on Friday, December 12, 2014 at the Law Center in New Brunswick. In total, the Burlington County Bar Association raised $2,975 for the initiative, which […]

Why Tort Reform Is Unfair

From The New York Times, December 29, 2014: Victims of G.M. Deadly Defect Fall Through Legal Cracks. The law firm was unequivocal. It refused to take the case against General Motors involving a car crash that killed 18-year-old Natasha Weigel, saying that the value of her life in a lawsuit was too small to justify the expense […]

David L. Wikstrom, to lecture for 7th straight year on legal malpractice and ethics

Javerbaum Wurgaft Partner, David L. Wikstrom, has been asked by NJ Institute on Continuing Legal Education (“NJ ICLE”) to present a lecture entitled “Avoiding Legal Malpractice” for the seventh straight year.  The lecture, which will be presented in February, April and May at three separate locations, focuses on common pitfalls and mistakes attorneys make  and […]