James Passantino, Esq. has been a member of the firm since 2002. Mr. Passantino is a seasoned litigator, specializing in the defense of professional liability and negligence claims. He has tried a significant number of civil cases, including professional malpractice, employment, automobile negligence claims, premise liability, consumer fraud, mold and underground storage tank claims, condominium law claims and general liability matters. The scope of Mr. Passantino’s representation involves all aspects of a case from initial discovery through trial and appeal. Mr. Passantino has extensive experience briefing and arguing applications for leave to appeal and final and emergent appeals before the State Appellate Court. Mr. Passantino’s representation of employers consists of all aspects of employment related matters, including administrative and quasi judicial hearings before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and Division on Civil Rights. Mr. Passantino is admitted to practice in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, the United States District Court, District of New Jersey and the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.
1991 Rutgers University School of Law – Camden, Juris Doctor
1987 Temple University – Philadelphia, B.A., Dean’s List
1991 State of New Jersey
1991 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
1991 United States District Court, District of New Jersey
2011 United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Member of the New Jersey State Bar Association
Member of the Monmouth County Bar Association
Member of Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS)
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