New Jersey & New York Trial Attorneys

Nagel Rice is one of the leading trial firms in the New York metropolitan area having the singular distinction of garnering over $1 billion in settlements and verdicts in its 34 year history. We represent a broad range of clients ranging from Fortune 100 companies, the State of New Jersey, celebrities in sports and entertainment, and the guy next door.

The National Law Journal named the firm to its 50 Elite Trial Lawyers in the country. Our high-profile cases have been featured on Good Morning America, the Today Show, Nightline, 60 Minutes, Court TV, Dan Abrams Reports, and on every major network. Nagel Rice is currently handling some of the highest profile cases in the country, including the carjacking wrongful death case against the Short Hills Mall, a cyberbullying suicide case against a New Jersey school district, a class action against the NFL for illegal ticket sales for Super Bowl XLVIII, and the multi-billion dollar RICO action against short selling hedge funds. We bring a unique skill set to complex litigation and represent our clients with aggressive and creative lawyering. We have shaped the law of class actions, medical malpractice, serious personal injury, business torts, environmental, and estate litigation and have a proven track record of historic settlements and verdicts.

From Serious Personal Injuries to Business Litigation

Our practice is broad-based, with an emphasis on personal injury, medical malpractice, business litigation, and class action lawsuits. Our attorneys have argued 15 cases before the New Jersey Supreme Court, and their efforts have shaped the law regarding medical malpractice, business tort, wrongful birth, trial practice, and class action. We take pride in our reputation as a law firm that has extraordinary courtroom skills and a proven track record of historic settlements and verdicts. Our guiding principle is to always put the best interests of our clients first. Regardless of the size of a case, we provide each client with knowledge, compassion and the highest level of professional service and work tirelessly to protect their rights. If you need highly skilled, experienced trial attorneys, call our office or complete the contact form on our website.

Additionally, many of the firm’s attorneys have been named Super Lawyers or Rising Stars by our peers. Bruce Nagel has been chosen as a New Jersey Top 10 Super Lawyer, and Jay Rice and Robert Solomon have been selected as New Jersey Top 100 Super Lawyers. Nagel Rice is also an AV-rated law firm by Martindale-Hubbell,* the highest rating awarded. We encourage you to review the information on our website to learn more about the firm.

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    Medical Malpractice

    Helping Victims of Serious and Life-Altering Medical Malpractice.

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    Personal Injury

    Representing the Victims of Serious and Fatal Injuries.

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    Business Litigation

    Helping Business Owners Resolve Corporate Disputes.

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    Class Action

    Extensive Experience in Handling Class Action Lawsuits Against Major Corporations.


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Contact Our Attorneys for Results

At Nagel Rice, LLP, we vigorously try cases and produce the best results. We serve clients throughout New Jersey, including Essex, Morris, Bergen, Hudson, Union, Passaic, Monmouth, and Middlesex Counties; we have offices in Roseland and New York City.

Call the office, send us an email or complete the contact form on our website to set up a free consultation.

*CV, BV, and AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards, and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Nagel Rice, LLP represents clients in Essex County, Newark, Paterson and throughout the state of New Jersey in a wide range of matters including personal injury, automobile accidents, brain injuries, medical malpractice, business litigation and class action cases.

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