Firm Profile

Javerbaum Wurgaft Hicks Kahn Wikstrom & Sinins PC

Headquarters

505 Morris Avenue
Springfield, NJ 07081
United States
(973) 379.4200

Firm Details

Based in Springfield, New Jersey, with offices in Newark, Harrison, Elizabeth Freehold and Hoboken, Javerbaum Wurgaft Hicks Kahn Wikstrom & Sinins is a Professional Corporation that limits its practice to representing victims in personal injury, workers' compensation, employment litigation, criminal defense and civil litigation. Javerbaum Wurgaft's attorneys pride themselves on their reputation for professionalism, responsiveness to clients and results. The firm combines the extensive experience of its seven partners — five of whom are Certified by the Supreme Court of the State of New Jersey as Civil Trial Attorneys — with its talented associate attorneys, dedicated staff, and modern, computerized offices. Javerbaum Wurgaft is active in shaping growth and advances in personal injury law through innovative and creative legal thinking and appearances at the highest level of the New Jersey Court system. With over 200 years of combined background and experience as respected trial attorneys, the partners of Javerbaum Wurgaft Hicks Kahn Wikstrom & Sinins have earned an outstanding statewide reputation as a litigation boutique providing personalized and exceptional representation in personal injury, workers’ compensation, employment litigation, criminal defense and civil litigation. The firm's lawyers are known in the legal community for their leadership in bar activities and for their participation as speakers at professional seminars and organizations devoted to trial practice. Several partners have been selected to serve on Supreme Court Ethics Committees. Their expertise has placed them on Court TV and in numerous media outlets. The firm’s expertise and jury verdict successes have earned several partners membership in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, and inclusion in Preeminent Lawyers in the United States. Many of the firm’s attorneys are also ranked in some of the industry’s most respected legal guides including, New Jersey Super Lawyers®, Best Lawyers in America and Lawdragon’s “3000 Leading Plaintiffs' Lawyers in America” ranking. The firm is pleased to continue providing top-notch legal services to clients and referring attorneys.

Management

Robert Hicks
Co-Managing Partner
Eric Kahn
Managing Partner

Top Listed State Awards

  • Top Listed in New Jersey in Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs with 4 lawyers
  • Top Listed in New Jersey in Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs with 6 lawyers
  • Top Listed in New Jersey in Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs with 3 lawyers

Top Listed City Awards

  • Top Listed in Springfield with 6 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Springfield in Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs with 5 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Springfield in Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs with 2 lawyers

Awards

  • NJLJ Best Litigation Department Finalist
  • Numerous attorneys designated Super Lawyers

About Our Clients

Our clients are people from all walks of life and a wide range of backgrounds whom we represent throughout the Courts of New Jersey. Attorney colleagues turn to us for their own legal matters as well. Some of the highest ranking state officials including the Governor, cabinet members and Judges of the State’s highest courts have retained our services. Because of our willingness to undertake difficult cases, combined with our reputation, a substantial portion of our cases are referred by colleagues who recognize our expertise and many referrals come from members of the defense bar, former adversaries and other clients.

Contacts

Rubin Sinins
Criminal Defense
973-642-7005
Jordan Pederson
Defense Base Act Claims
201-659-2635
Gary Roth
Employment/Wrongful Discharge
973-379-4200
Ken Javerbaum
General Litigation
973-379-4200
Jack Wurgaft and Robert Hicks
Medical Malpractice
973-379-4200
David Wikstrom
Professional Malpratice
973-379-4200
Dennis Baptista
Workers Compensation
973-379-4200

Firm Practice Areas

  • Admiralty and Maritime Law
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs

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Office Locations

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New Jersey

New Jersey

Elizabeth, NJ

1338 North Avenue

Elizabeth, NJ 07208

United States

(908) 368.1058

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Freehold, NJ

83 South Street, Suite 203

Freehold, NJ 07728

United States

(732) 431.7575

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Jersey City, NJ

35 Journal Square, Suite 525

Jersey City, NJ 07306

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(201) 876.8930

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Newark, NJ

201 Washington Street

Newark, NJ 07102

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(973) 642.7005

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Springfield, NJ

505 Morris Avenue

Springfield, NJ 07081

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(973) 379.4200

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New York

New York

New York, NY

589 Eighth Avenue, 21st Floor

New York, NY 10018

United States

(212) 596.7656

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