Mark S. Jacobs

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in Cherry Hill, NJ

Jacobs Schwalbe & Petruzzelli, P.C.
 | 10 Melrose Avenue Suite 340, Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
Phone: 856-429-5661
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2013
Licensed Since: 1973
Practice Areas:
  • Workers' Compensation (70%),
  • Employment & Labor (10%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (10%),
  • Social Security Disability (10%)

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Attorney Profile

Attorney Mark S. Jacobs is the founding and senior partner at the highly respected New Jersey law firm of Jacobs, Schwalbe & Petruzzelli, P.C., where he employs his decades of experience assisting clients with the complex nature of workers’ compensation law and various other legal concerns. Clients in Cherry Hill, Haddonfield, Somerdale, Camden, Voorhees and throughout the Philadelphia metro area turn to Mr. Jacobs for professional guidance and skilled representation for matters pertaining to the following:

Workers’ compensation law
Personal injury
Social Security Disability
Labor law

Since graduating with honors from Rutgers Law School in 1973 and his admission to the New Jersey State Bar Association the same year, Mr. Jacobs has achieved extensive recognition for his success in workers’ compensation cases. He holds a master’s degree in labor law from Temple University, as well as admittance to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court.

Due to his extensive record of success and consistent results over the course of his career, attorney Jacobs is the recipient of several awards and acknowledgements, including a Superb rating from Avvo and an AV Preeminent peer review rating* from Martindale- Hubbell. He is also a member of The National Registry of Who’s Who.

As a dedicated professional, Mark Jacobs is an active member of the Camden County Bar Association and the New Jersey Advisory Council on Safety and Health. Mr. Jacobs uses his skills as an experienced legal practitioner for the betterment of his community, as demonstrated by his service as counsel for the United States Tennis Association Middle States and as former president of the Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Workers' Compensation (70%)

Employment & Labor (10%): Employment Law - Employee, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower

Personal Injury - General (10%): Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents

Social Security Disability (10%)

Focus Areas

Employment & Labor: Employment Law - Employee, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower

Personal Injury - General: Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 8 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2013

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About Mark Jacobs

Admitted 1973, New Jersey

Professional Webpage: http://www.jacobslawoffice.com/About/Mark-S-Jacobs.shtml

Honors and Awards:

  • Member of the National Registry of Who's Who 
  • SJ Magazine Awesome Attorneys
  • Super Lawyers by South Jersey Magazine, 2004 - 2015
  • AV attorney by Martindale-Hubbell, 1989 - 2015

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • New Jersey Association for Justice
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, 1973 - 2015
  • New Jersey Advisory Council on Safety and Healthy
  • Past co-chair, Camden County Bar Association, 1973 - Present
  • Member, New Jersey State Workers’ Compensation, Executive Committee, 2008 - Present
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1981 
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1980
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1973
  • New Jersey, 1973

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Past President of the Jewish Federation of Southern NJ, 1996 - 1998
  • Legal Counsel for United States Tennis Association Middle States Section of Junior Competition, 2010 - 2015

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • "Fair Representation and Binding Arbitration", Commerce Clearing House Labor Law Journal
  • Panel of speakers at the New Jersey Bar Association annual convention in Atlantic City who discussed "The Future of the Intoxication Defense"

Educational Background:

  • Temple University, M.A. in Labor law
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Office Location for Mark S. Jacobs

10 Melrose Avenue Suite 340
Cherry Hill, NJ 08003

Phone: 856-429-5661

 

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Last Updated: 1/23/2017

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