Javerbaum Wurgaft
Hicks Kahn Wikstrom & Sinins, P.C.

36 Journal Square, Suite 525
Jersey City, NJ 07036

Phone: (973) 379-4200
Fax: (973) 379-7872
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Legal Secretary: Diana Romero

DianaRDiana Romero
Legal Secretary to
Annabelle Steinhacker &
Diane Cardoso

201 Washington Street
Newark, New Jersey 07102

Phone: (973) 642-7005



Pace Univeristy School of Law, J.D. and Certificate in International Law, 2004

Seton Hall University, B.A., 2001



A native of North Arlington, New Jersey, Diane Cardoso is admitted in both the New Jersey and New York Bar. Upon her graduation from Pace Law School, Ms. Cardoso served a Judicial Clerkship with the Honorable Dennis F. Carey, III. and the Honorable John C. Kennedy, Judges of the Superior Court of New Jersey. Ms. Cardoso brings the value and prespective of this background into the practice of law. Her practice is concentrated in the litigation of personal injury matters involving automobile negligence, products liability, construction site negligence and the representation of persons charged with motor vehicle and criminal violations. Ms. Cardoso is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish.


  • Association of Trial Lawyers in America – New Jersey Chapter
  • Hudson County Bar Association
  • Richard J. Hughes Inns of Court
  • New York State Bar Association

Presentations & Publications

  • Co-Chair, NJAJ Educational Foundation, “Trial Examinations 101”, April 26 & 27, 2012.

Bar Admissions

  •  New Jersey State Bar
  • New York State Bar
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey