Nelson Monteiro - Certified Civil Trial Attorney New Jersey

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

Phone: (908) 351-4500
Fax:  (908) 353-7227
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Legal Secretary: Eileen Ernst

Legal Secretary to
Nelson Monteiro

NEED CORRECT Phone: (973) 379-4200
NEED CORRECTFax: (973) 379-7872



Fairleigh Dickinson University, B.S. 1979

Rutgers University School of Law, J.D. 1986


Of Counsel

Nelson Monteiro began his career as a solo practitioner in 1986 and subsequently joined the firm of LaCorte, Bundy, Varady & DiGioia as a partner.  The firm was a high volume full service legal practice with an emphasis on personal injury cases.

Mr. Monteiro developed a specialty in Municipal Court practice having served as a Municipal Prosecutor in the City of Elizabeth for two years and subsequently as a Municipal Court Judge in the cities of Elizabeth and Hillside where he served for approximately fourteen years.  At the time of his appointment to the bench, Mr. Monteiro, once again, resumed his legal career as a solo practitioner serving his multi-ethnic clientele in a high volume general practice.  Mr. Monteiro is fluent in both Portuguese and Spanish.

Mr. Monteiro also volunteers for the Union County Superior Court as a Matrimonial Early Settlement Panelist in assisting litigants in resolving their marital issues.

Practice Areas

  • Municipal Court
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Criminal


  • Union County Bar Association

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey State Bar
  • Pennsylvania State Bar
  • U.S. District Court for New Jersey