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Michael Lazarus

$9 Million Verdict / Spinal Cord Injury

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Michael Lazarus

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Attorney Biography

I have practiced personal injury law including medical malpractice, asbestos, nursing home and general liability for 37 years. In terms of courtroom experience, I have tried well over 100 jury trials in the above areas and am frequently consulted by other lawyers as a senior lawyer in terms of case development and trial tactics.

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey-1982
  • United States District Court, District of New Jersey-1982


  • University of Rhode Island, B.A. cum laude 1979
    • Psychology
  • Seton Hall University School, Juris Doctor 1982

Associations & Memberships

  • Middlesex County Bar Association

Representative Cases

  • Kranz v Tiger, 390 N.J. Super 135 (App. Div. 2007)
    • Legal malpractice case regarding duty of expert to appear in Court during jury trial



Lead Counsel in the Durham Woods Gas Pipeline Explosion



Severe head injury due to a motor vehicle accident



Medical malpractice resulting in spinal cord injury

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