Attorneys

Evan L. Goldman 
Hackensack, New Jersey
Partner
phone (201) 488-2600
fax (201) 488-5059
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The Real Victims of Tort Reform (Commentary), New Jersey Law Journal, December, 2004.

Bad Faith Litigation: The Next Frontier (Commentary), New Jersey Law Journal, August, 2005.

Fee Shifting, The Great Leveler (Commentary), New Jersey Law Journal, March, 2007.

Areas of Practice:
Personal Injury
Premises Liability
Products Liability
Medical Negligence
Professional Negligence
Mold Litigation
Construction Site Accidents
Wrongful Discharge
Employment Discrimination
Arbitration
Insurance Coverage Litigation
Automobile Negligence
Insurance Bad Faith Litigation
Recreation Accidents
Criminal Law
Litigation Percentage:
100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Certification/Specialties:
Civil Trial Attorney, Supreme Court of New Jersey, 2007


Bar Admissions:
New Jersey, 1979
U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1979
Education:
University of Maryland School of Law, Baltimore, Maryland, 1979
J.D.


Rutgers College, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1976
B.A. with High Distinction in Economics
Major:  Economics


Published Works:
The Credentialed Expert as an Ineffective Witness, Matthew Bender Series on Medical Malpractice, 1998


The Real Victims of Tort Reform (Commentary), New Jersey Law Journal, December, 2004


Bad Faith Litigation: The Next Frontier (Commentary), New Jersey Law Journal, August, 2005


Fee Shifting, The Great Leveler (Commentary), New Jersey Law Journal, March, 2007


Representative Cases:
State v. Williams, 197 N.J. Super. 127 (App. Div. 1984)
Bauter v. Hanover Insurance Company, 247 N.J. Super 94 (App. Div. 1989)
Onayia v. Cass, 286 N.J. Super. 664 (App. Div. 1996)
Szoke v. Board of Adj., Monmouth Beach, 270 N.J. Super. 341 (App. Div. 1992)
Gilles v. Wiley Malehorn & Sirota, 345 N.J. Super. 119 (App. Div. 2001)
Claypotch v. E. G. Heller & Sons, 340 N.J. Super. 472 (App. Div. 2003)
Taddei v. State Farm, 401 N.J. Super. 449 (App. Div. 2008)
Classes/Seminars Taught:
Skills and Methods, Ethics, 1985 - 1990


Presenter: Bad Faith Litigation in New Jersey, National Business Institute, 2001


Co-Chair: How to Hold Insurance Companies Responsible for their Bad Faith, ATLA, 2005


Presenter: Employment Seminar at Boardwalk North, ATLA-NJ, 2007


Panel Chair: Employment Seminar at Boardwalk Seminar, ATLA-NJ, 2008


Honors and Awards:
New Jersey Super Lawyer, Personal Injury (2007)


Professional Associations and Memberships:
New Jersey Supreme Court Ethics Committee for Middlesex County
Secretary, 1985 - 1992; Member, 1992 - 1996


American Association for Justice (AAJ)
Member


American Trial Lawyers Association, New Jersey, 1995 - Present
Member


Bad Faith Subcommittee, ATLA-NJ, Co-Chair
2004 - Present, Member


Board of Governors, ATLA-NJ
Member


Co Chair, Employment Law Section, ATLA - NJ


Civil Practice Committee Bergen County Bar Association
Member


Middlesex Trial Lawyers Association
Member


Bergen County Bar Association
Member


Middlesex County Bar Association, 1980 - Present
Member


National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA)
Member


Past Employment Positions:
Hon. Marshall S. Selikoff, Acting Assignment Judge, Superior Court of New Jersey, Monmouth County, Law Secretary, 1979 - 1980



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