Richard J. Schachter

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Biography

Richard J. Schachter focuses his practice on civil and commercial litigation.

Dick is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney. In 1997, he was honored with the Professional Lawyer of the Year Award by the New Jersey Commission on Professionalism, Dick has also been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America in the Commercial Litigation section and New Jersey Super Lawyers in the Business Litigation section.

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Articles

Publications

Reported Cases

In Re Tenure Hearing of Grossman, 127 N.J. Super 13 (App. Div.), 316 A.2d 39 (1974)
Jacobson v. Atlantic City Hospital, 392 F.2d 149 (3d Cir. 1967)
Rubenstein v. Baron, 219 N.J. Super 129 (L. Div.), 529 A.2d 1061 (1987)
State v. Doliner, 96 N.J. 236, 475 A2d 552 (1984)
State v. Rosenfeld, 408 U.S. 901, 92 S.Ct. 2479, 33 L.Ed. 2d 321 (1972)
State v. Rosenfeld, 120 N.J. Super 458 (App. Div.), 295 A.2d 1 (1972)
State v. Rosenfeld, 62 N.J. 594, 303 A.2d 889 (1973)
Hawrylo v. Aldrich, 656 A.2d 1304, 281 N.J. Super 201 (App. Div. 1995), reconsideration granted and on reconsideration leave to appeal granted, 670 A.2d 1057, 143 N.J. 314, Appeal dismissed 683 A.2d 197, 146 N.J. 493

Presentations

•“Guardianships 101,” Norris McLaughlin, P.A., Bridgewater, NJ, May 13, 2015
•Somerset County Bar Foundation CLE Day, Bridgewater Manor, Bridgewater, New Jersey, May 11, 2011

Awards

Richard J. Schachter has earned the Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent status. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Richard J. Schachter was selected to the 2019 Best Lawyers list. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

1997 Professional Lawyer of the Year Award

(Certified Civil Trial Attorney, Supreme Court of New Jersey, Board on Trial Attorney Certification)

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Litigation
  • Appellate Practice

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(908) 252-4336  Phone
(908) 722-0755  Fax
https://norrismclaughlin.com
University Attended:
New York University, B.S., 1955
Law School Attended:
New York University School of Law, LL.B., 1961
Year of First Admission:
1961
Admission:
U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York; 1961, New York; 1963, New Jersey; U.S Supreme Court
Memberships:

Professional Affiliations

•American Bar Association

•Litigation Section

•New Jersey State Bar Association

•American Board of Trial Advocates

•Somerset County Bar Association

•The Association of Trial Lawyers of America

•Trial Attorneys of New Jersey

Reported Cases:
Reported Cases: In Re Tenure Hearing of Grossman, 127 N.J. Super 13 (App. Div.), 316 A.2d 39 (1974); Jacobson v. Atlantic City Hospital, 392 F.2d 149 (3d Cir. 1967); Rubenstein v. Baron, 219 N.J. Super 129 (L. Div.), 529 A.2d 1061 (1987); State v. Doliner, 96 N.J. 236, 475 A2d 552 (1984); State v. Rosenfeld, 408 U.S. 901, 92 S.Ct. 2479, 33 L.Ed. 2d 321 (1972); State v. Rosenfeld, 120 N.J. Super 458 (App. Div.), 295 A.2d 1 (1972); State v. Rosenfeld, 62 N.J. 594, 303 A.2d 889 (1973); Hawrylo v. Aldrich, 656 A.2d 1304, 281 N.J. Super 201 (App. Div. 1995), reconsideration granted and on reconsideration leave to appeal granted, 670 A.2d 1057, 143 N.J. 314, Appeal dismissed 683 A.2d 197, 146 N.J. 493
Certifications:
( Certified Civil Trial Attorney, Supreme Court of New Jersey, Board on Trial Attorney Certification )
ISLN:
904008737

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0
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Bridgewater, New Jersey

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