Jeffrey T. Kampf Promoted to Partner

Javerbaum, Wurgaft, Hicks, Kahn, Wikstrom & Sinins, P.C., is pleased to announce that Jeffrey T. Kampf, Esq., has been promoted to Partner. Mr. Kampf focuses his practice on a variety of personal injury matters. “Jeff’s legal acumen, experience and client-focused attitude makes him an integral part of the Firm”, said Eric G. Kahn, Managing Shareholder. […]

Barry J. Hockfield Joins Javerbaum Wurgaft

Javerbaum, Wurgaft, Hicks, Kahn, Wikstrom & Sinins, P.C., is pleased to announce that Barry J. Hockfield, Esq., has joined the Firm as Of Counsel. Barry focuses his practice on personal injury and medical malpractice. “We are excited to have Barry Hockfield join our Firm. He has a proven history of success in his field,” said […]

Boy Scouts Bankruptcy To Create Compensation Fund; Shorter Filing Deadline

On February 18, 2020, the Boy Scouts of America filed for bankruptcy protection as it faces hundreds of lawsuits brought by men who claim they were sexually abused as Scouts. The bankruptcy filing should not preclude abuse survivors from receiving compensation if they file a claim.  Rather, the process is expected to create a fund from […]

New Jersey Law Extends Time to Sue for Sexual Abuse

Effective December 1, 2019, victims of sexual abuse will have more time to file claims against their abusers. The new law creates a 2-year window for a victim of childhood sexual abuse to file a lawsuit for previously time-barred actions. In other words, if the 2-year Statute of Limitations has already expired, as of December […]

Goodman v. Burlington Coat Factory et al Civ # 11-4395(JHR)

On November 20, 2019, United States District Judge Joseph H Rodriguez issued a 45 page opinion and order certifying the plaintiff class as a collective action under the Fair Labor Standards Act, 29 U.S.C. Sec 216 et seq. Plaintiffs’ counsel Michael Galpern of Javerbaum Wurgaft in Voorhees, New Jersey and co-counsel Seth Lesser of New […]