Bruce L. Atkins, Esq.

Bruce L. Atkins, Esq.: Attorney with Deutsch Atkins, P.C. AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards


Mr. Atkins has achieved the highest rating given by Martindale Hubbell since 1997. He has also been selected as a New Jersey Super Lawyers in employment litigation since 2005. He is a fellow in the Litigation Council of America. Crain's Publications, Complete Anti-discrimination Policies Key, Business Insurance, October 13, 1997. Author: "Oral Employment Contracts Under New Jersey Law: Are Employees Still Second Class Citizens?" 15 N.J. Labor and Employment Law Quarterly, 17 (1994).

Litigation Counsel of America.

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Employment Law
  • Commercial Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
201-654-4590  Phone
201.498.0900  Phone
201.498.0909  Fax
University Attended:
University of Connecticut, B.A., 1974
Law School Attended:
Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D., 1977
Year of First Admission:
1977, New Jersey; 1977, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey; 1987, U.S. Supreme Court; 1988, New York; 1989, U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; 1990, Florida; U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
Bergen County, New Jersey State and American Bar Associations; The Florida Bar; AAJ,AAJNJ; National Employment Lawyers Association;
Birth Information:
New York, New York, August 25, 1951
Reported Cases:
Bernard v. IMI Systems, Inc., 131 N.J. 91 (1993); Romaine v. Kallinger, 109 N.J. 282 (1988); State v. Stever, 107 N.J. 543 (1987), cert. denied, 484 U.S. 954 (1988); Kass v. Brown Boveri Corp., 199 N.J. Super. 42, App. Div. (1985) certif. denied, 102 N.J. 296 (1985); Mogull v. CB Commercial Real Estate, et al., 162 N.J. 449 (2000).
Mr. Atkins has tried numerous cases including discrimination, contract, shareholder disputes, and many other employment and commercial matters. He successfully tried a gender discrimination case to verdict and received a jury award of $6.5 million dollars. One of the larger single plaintiff verdicts in NJ.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and American Express
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0 (1 review)
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Hackensack, New Jersey

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