Jay V. Surgent

  • Partner at Weiner Law Group, LLP (64 Attorneys)
  • 629 Parsippany Road, Parsippany, NJ 07054-3701
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  • Peer Reviews

    4.5/5.0 (2)
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Attorney Awards


Member, Order of the Lytae for Highest Academic Achievement. Comments Editor: South Texas College of Law-Texas A & M University; South Texas College of Law-Law Journal. Author: "Damages in the Law," South Texas College of Law. Congressional Assistant, Former Congressman Charles J. Joelson, 8th Congressional District, State of New Jersey, Washington, District of Columbia. Former Member, U.S. Senate Staff Committee, U.S. Senate, Washington, District of Columbia. Managing Partner, Surgent, Passarella, Kinz and McCann, Esqs., Clifton, New Jersey. Special Counsel, Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders, Passaic County, Paterson, New Jersey, 1990-1995. Selected to the National Registry of Who's Who. Appointed by James E. McGreevey, Governor to: State of New Jersey Governor's Transition Committee; State of New Jersey Law and Public Safety; Criminal Justice Committee, 2002. Counsel, Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, Woodbridge, New Jersey, 2002. Selected Super Lawyers: Criminal Defense, 2005-2007; New Jersey Monthly, Law and Politics.

Areas of Practice (2)

  • White Collar Criminal Defense
  • Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
973-403-1100  Phone
University Attended:
The American University, B.A., 1967
Law School Attended:
South Texas College of Law at Texas A&M University, J.D., 1973
Year of First Admission:
U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; 2006, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York; U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey; 2006, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York; 1976, New Jersey; New Jersey Supreme Court
Passaic County, Middlesex County and New Jersey State Bar Associations; Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers of New Jersey; The Association of the Federal Bar of the State of New Jersey; New Jersey Trial Lawyers Association; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Birth Information:
Passaic, New Jersey

Peer Reviews

4.5/5.0 (2 reviews)
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