Harry D. Norton, Jr.

Harry D. Norton, Jr.: Attorney with Norton, Murphy, Sheehy & Corrubia, P.C. AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards


AV Preeminent Attorney 2009-; New Jersey Supr. Lawyer Designee 2012; Recipient, Lawyer Achievement Award, Bergen County Bar Foundation, 1998. Law Secretary to Hon. John L. Ard, J.A.D., 1977-1978. Assistant Prosecutor, Bergen County Prosecutor's Office, 1978-1983. Municipal Court Judge: Boroughs of Allendale, Upper Saddle River, Ho-Ho-Kus, and Pascack Joint Municipal Court. Counsel, Borough of Saddle River, 1985-2009. Special Counsel, Borough of Ramsey, 2002-. Special Litigation Counsel, Borough of Ridgefield Park, 2009-. Special Tax Counsel, Borough of Waldwick, 2010-. Special Litigation Counsel City of Hackensack, Commercial Arbitrator, American Arbitration Association, 1995-1999. Rule 1:40 Qualified Mediator, State of New Jersey. Panel Attorney, South Bergen County Joint Insurance Fund, 2002-. Faculty, National Business Institute for presentation of "Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Law in New Jersey." Trustee, New Jersey Institute of Local Government Attorneys. Faculty: National Business Institute for presentation of "Settling Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Claim, July 2008"; National Business Institute for presentation of "Gaining the Best Settlements in Auto Injury Cases," September 2009. Volunteer, Supreme Court of New Jersey, Disciplinary Oversight Committee.

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Litigation
  • Municipal Law
  • Insurance Defense
  • Insurance Fraud
  • Title 59 Defense Claims in State Court and 1983 Defense of Claim in Federal Court
  • Personal Injury Protection Reimbursement Claims

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
973-881-1101  Phone
973-881-1369  Fax
University Attended:
Lafayette College, A.B., 1974
Law School Attended:
Seton Hall University, J.D., 1977
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey; 1986, New York; 1986, U.S. Supreme Court; 1977, New Jersey
Bergen County and Passaic County (Member, 1996-, Vice-Chair, 1998-1999 and Chair, 1999-2000, District XI Ethics Committee; Volunteer III member of Supreme Court Office of Attorney Ethics; Member, Passaic County Ethics Committee) and American (Member, Automobile Law Committee) Bar Associations; New Jersey Defense Association.
Birth Information:
Jersey City, New Jersey, September 27, 1952
Reported Cases:
Advanced Housing, et al. vs. Borough of Ramsey, 422 N.J. Supr. 317 (App. Div. 2011); Ponzo v Pelle, 166 N.J. 471 (2001); In Re Feuchtbaum, 174 N.J. 370 (2002); Cristafano v New Jersey Manufacturers, 361 N.J. Super. 228 (App. Div. 2003); State v Vincent M. Carbone, 180 N.J. Super. (Law Div. 1981).
Hobbies & interests:
Reading and Golf
Payment Information:
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

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