Diane L. Cardoso is a Partner at Javerbaum Wurgaft Hicks Kahn Wikstrom & Sinins and manages our Jersey City office. She is admitted in both New Jersey and New York State. Upon her graduation from Pace Law School, she 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. Her practice is concentrated in the litigation of personal injury matters involving automobile negligence, premises liability and construction site negligence. Ms. Cardoso is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish. She is a Trustee of the Hudson County Bar Association. Additionally, she sits on the Civil Arbitration Selection Committee and Civil Practice Committee in Hudson County. Ms. Cardoso is a Board of Governor for the New Jersey Association for Justice and is presently a co-chair of that association’s Education Committee. She is also a Revitalization Board of Governor to the American Association of Justice.
In 2014, Ms. Cardoso was named one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers Association and Top 10 trial lawyers by the National Academy of Personal Injury attorneys. She has been named a 2016 Super Lawyer and was previously named a Super Lawyer rising star from 2013-2015. Ms. Cardoso has lectured previously for the Hudson and Essex County Bar Associations, the New Jersey Association for Justice and New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education.