Bruce H. Nagel is widely recognized as one of the premier trial attorneys in the country having been named by the National Law Journal as one of America’s Top 50 Elite Plaintiff’s Attorneys. He specializes in complex litigation including serious personal injury, tort, class actions, medical malpractice, and business disputes and has obtained over $1 billion in settlements and verdicts for his clients. Many of his high profile cases have been featured on Nightline, Good Morning America, the Today Show, Inside Edition and in print media throughout the world. The national legal correspondent for a major network called Bruce “a well-known New Jersey lawyer with an excellent reputation for creative litigation,” and a former White House counsel noted that Bruce is “a seasoned and able litigator.”
Bruce has achieved many accolades for his trial expertise including being named a Top 10 Superlawyer many years, included in the New Jersey Personal Injury Hall of Fame, and named in Best Lawyers in America, Best Lawyers in New York City and Best Lawyers in New York Metropolitan area. The New Jersey Law Journal recently named him with the highest jury tort verdict and settlement of 2016, and also awarded him as a Distinguished Leader of the Bar. In addition to his extensive experience in the trial courts throughout the country, Bruce has appeared 10 times before the New Jersey Supreme Court and has molded the law of torts, medical malpractice, class actions, consumer fraud, and trial practice. He has also successfully argued a landmark case before the Supreme Court of Delaware (en banc) in a case involving a failed corporate acquisition.
Bruce represents a broad range of clients including Fortune 500 companies, sports and entertainment figures, and the guy next door.