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Paul R. Garelick

$9 Million Verdict / Spinal Cord Injury

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Paul R. Garelick

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Areas of Practice

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Civil Trial Attorney, Supreme Court of New Jersey, 2009
  • Board Certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy as of 2018

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1993
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1993


  • Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – 1993
  • Rutgers College, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey
    • Sociology and Criminal Justice – 1990
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Honors: Henry Rutgers Scholar – 1990

Representative Cases

  • Masterlock Litigation-National Class Action Counsel
  • Nero Litigation-National Class Action Counsel
  • Kemps v. Texas Eastern
  • Naftali v. E.I. DuPont DeNemours Co.

Past Employment Positions

  • Hon. Herman L. Breitkopf, A.J.S.C., Judicial Law Clerk, 1993 – 1994
  • Robert A. Longhi, A.J.S.C., Law Clerk
  • Robert Quackenboss, P.J.S.C., Law Clerk
  • C. Judson Hamlin, P.J.S.C., Superior Court, Middlesex County, Law Clerk
  • Borough of Keansburg, Public Defender, 2006 – 2008

Ancillary Businesses

  • Borough of Dunellen Municipal Prosecutor – (2013 to 2016)
  • Borough of South Plainfield Municipal Prosecutor (2008 to 2016)



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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