Thomas F. Shebell, Jr.

Thomas F. Shebell, Jr.: Attorney with Shebell & Shebell LLC


Born in Asbury Park, N.J., Judge Shebell received his B.A., an LL.B. and J.D. from Rutgers University, where he was President of the Student Bar Association and President of Phi Delta Phi.

Judge Shebell received his L.L.M. from the University of Virginia Law School.

Admitted to the Bar of New Jersey in 1960 and New York in 1990, he sat as a Judge of the Monmouth County Court, 1976-1978; was appointed to the Superior Court in 1978; served as Assignment Judge, Vicinage #9, 1980-1983. Judge Shebell was appointed to the Appellate Division of Superior Court in 1983, retiring in 1998 after serving as Presiding Judge of Part G for many years, and on occasion, serving temporary appointments on the Supreme Court. Judge Shebell is a highly-valued member of the firm and serves its clients in an of counsel capacity. In other words, he provides guidance and insight to the firm’s partners and associates on the handling of specific legal matters and client affairs. In addition, Judge Shebell continues his own practice in the areas of alternative dispute resolution, mediation, and arbitration of complex civil litigation.

Areas of Practice (11)

  • Arbitration
  • Mediation
  • NJ Personal Injury -- Defense
  • NJ Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Personal Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Construction Accidents
  • Products Liability
  • Slip and Fall
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Professional Negligence

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
732-443-3998  Phone
(732) 663-1122  Phone
(732) 663-1122  Phone
University Attended:
Rutgers University, A.B., 1958
Law School Attended:
Rutgers University, LL.B.; Rutgers University, J.D., 1960; University of Virginia Law School, LL.M., 1990
Year of First Admission:
1960, New Jersey; 1990, New York
New Jersey Supreme Court Task Forces, Member, Women in the Courts
Disparity in Sentencing and Dispute Resolution
New Jersey Supreme Court Member, Committee on Relations with Media
American Association for Justice Member
American Association for Justice, 1972 – 1974 – New Jersey State Committeeman
American Association for Justice, 1975 – 1976 – Board of Governors
Monmouth Bar Association Member
Monmouth Bar Association, 1965 – 1968 – Trustee
Monmouth Bar Association, 1968 – 1971 – Secretary
Monmouth Bar Association, 1974 – 1975 – First Vice President
Monmouth Bar Association, 1975 – 1976 – President
New Jersey State Bar Association Member
American Bar Association Member
Zoning Board of Adjustment, Ocean Township – Chairman
Selective Service Board 33, 1974 – 1975 – Chairman
Ocean Township Lions Club, 1967 – 1972 – Director
Ocean Township Lions Club, 1973 – 1974 – President
Asbury Park Boys Club, 1963 – President
Rutgers Law School Alumni Association – Past President, Secretary, Treasurer and Director
New Jersey Supreme Court, 1993 – 1995 – Member, Task Force on Sexual Harassment
American Association for Justice, 1972 – 1975 – Member, Board of Governors
Asbury Park High School Hall of Fame

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Shrewsbury, New Jersey

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