Personal Injury and Insurance Attorney in New Jersey

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

35 Journal Square
Suite 525
Jersey City, NJ 07306

(201) 876-8930

SARABRAJ S. THAPAR

Sarabraj S. Thapar is a Certified Civil Trial Attorney, a distinction held by less than three percent of all New Jersey licensed attorneys, and is admitted to practice law in both New Jersey and New York State. A native of West Orange, New Jersey, his practice is concentrated in the litigation of a wide range of personal injury matters.

Before joining Javerbaum Wurgaft, Mr. Thapar worked at Viscomi & Lyons for three years. During his tenure as an insurance defense attorney, Mr. Thapar won 18 out of 19 trials. He lectured at various insurance defense seminars and mentored new attorneys. He received The Bravo Award from Liberty Mutual for his outstanding work in 2015 and 2016. Prior to joining Viscomi & Lyons, Mr. Thapar worked at Hardin, Kundla, McKeon & Poletto, representing various municipalities and insurance companies.

Mr. Thapar has a double major in Business Economics and Criminal Justice from Rutgers University-New Brunswick, where he graduated with Honors. He received his law degree from The Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University. Upon his graduation, Mr. Thapar interned for The Honorable Donald J. Venezia, J.S.C. where he handled criminal matters.

Mr. Thapar is fluent in Hindi. He is a former assistant wrestling coach at West Orange high school where he has been coaching mock trials since 2012. He has been named 2019 Top 10 Attorneys Under 40, and 2019 Super Lawyer – Rising Star, as well as a 2018 and 2019 recipient of a Lawyers of Distinction recognition award for his work in Civil Litigation.

Associations

  • NJ Bar Association
  • Essex County Bar Association
  • Young Lawyers Division- Essex County
  • Sikh American Chamber of Commerce
  • District Ethics Committee