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John M. Vlasac, Jr.

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Iselin, NJ

Vlasac & Shmaruk, LLC
485 US-1, Building B Suite 120
Iselin, NJ 08830
Phone: 732-494-3600
Fax: 732-494-3601
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2022
Licensed in New Jersey Since: 2000
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff


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Attorney Profile

Attorney John M. Vlasac, Jr., is a founding partner and head of civil litigation at Vlasac & Shmaruk, LLC, in Metuchen, New Jersey.  He is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney. Mr. Vlasac practices personal injury law handling cases involving auto accidents, motorcycle accidents, truck accidents, medical malpractice, slip-and-fall accidents, workplace accidents, construction accidents employment litigation matters and other general civil litigation matters.

Mr. Vlasac holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from West Virginia University and earned his law degree from Quinnipiac University School of Law. During law school, he was a member of the school’s Moot Court Honor Society and received the Dean’s Award for service to the university and outstanding legal scholarship. Mr. Vlasac is admitted to practice in all New Jersey state courts, federal courts and the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Due to his dedication to the profession, Mr. Vlasac has been named in the New Jersey Law Journal’s Personal Injury Award Hall of Fame. Mr. Vlasac has received industry wide recognition for his dedication to his clients. He and his firm have also received accolades for being involved in some of New Jersey’s most significant personal injury cases, those being some of the highest settlements and or verdicts in the state as well as establishing new legal precedent in the area of personal injury law. In such cases, Mr. Vlasac has attained tens of millions of dollars’ worth of awards for his clients and is dedicated to each an everyone.

Mr. Vlasac is a member of several professional organizations, including the New Jersey State Bar Association and the New Jersey Association for Justice. He is also active in his local community and served on the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Foundation Board of Trustees in Hamilton New Jersey.

Practice Areas
  • 60%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 30%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
  • 10%Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Medical Devices, Pharmaceutical


9 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2022

Certificates and Credentials

About John M. Vlasac, Jr.

First Admitted: 2000, New Jersey

Professional Webpage:

Educational Background

  • West Virginia University, B.S in Finance, Member, Sigma Chi Fraternity, 1997


  • Outstanding Legal Scholarship Award, 2000
  • National Moot Court Honor Society- Executive Board Director
  • Service to Quinnipiac University Award, 2000
  • Arthur R. Mugel Outstanding Brief Award
  • Member, Moot Court Honor Society

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital- Hamilton: Young Professional Group-Vice Chairman, 2009
  • Member, New Jersey State Bar Association
  • New Jersey Association for Justice
  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital- Hamilton: Foundation Board Member
  • U.S. Federal District Court
  • Middlesex County Bar Association
  • New Jersey Supreme Court
  • University Medical Center at Princeton: Auxiliary Member
  • New Jersey Association for Justice

Special Licenses/Certifications

  • Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney, 2013

Representative Clients

  • Litigation Counsel to Township of Sayreville, NJ, 2013


  • $215,000-SETTLEMENT-Rear end collision
  • $100,000 - SETTLEMENT - Motor Vehicle Accident, 2016
  • $200,000-SETTLEMENT-Workplace Accident-Slip and fall, 2013
  • $700,000 - SETTLEMENT - Personal Injury, 2017
  • $750,000-SETTLEMENT- Motor Vehicle Accident, 2013
  • $925,000-VERDICT-Motor Vehicle Accident, 2011
  • $925,000-SETTLEMENT-Slip and Fall, 2012
  • $1,200,000-SETTLEMENT-Workplace Fall, 2010
  • $234,000-SETTLEMENT-Pedestrian struck by vehicle at intersection
  • $6,950,000-SETTLEMENT-Pedestrian struck by bus at gas station, 2010
  • $215,000-SETTLEMENT-Dog Bite  
  • $800,000-SETTLEMENT-Motor Vehicle Accident, 2014
  • $200,000-SETTLEMENT-Product Liability-Burn case
  • $917,000 - SETTLEMENT - Personal Injury  , 2017
  • $100,000-SETTLEMENT- Motor Vehicle Accident, 2013
  • $625,000-SETTLEMENT- Product Liability, 2013
  • $1,000,000-VERDICT-Failure to diagnose breast cancer, 2010
  • $275,000-SETTLEMENT-Automobile accident
  • $3,600,000-SETTLEMENT-Motor Vehicle Accident, 2013
  • $225,000-SETTLEMENT-Minor struck by a vehicle
  • $550,000- SETTLEMENT- Negligent Security, 2014
  • $200,000-SETTLEMENT-Slip and fall, 2012
  • $175,000 - SETTLEMENT - UM/UIM , 2017
  • $100,000-SETTLEMENT- Motor Vehicle Accident, 2013
  • $200,000 - SETTLEMENT - Medical Malpractice, 2016
  • $650,000-SETTLEMENT-Death of Infant due to hospital negligence, 2008
  • $995,000-SETTLEMENT-Motor Vehicle Accident, 2013
  • $275,000-SETTLEMENT-Slip and fall at a restaurant
  • $1,500,000-SETTLEMENT-Escalator Injury, 2011
  • $225,000-SETTLEMENT-Automobile Accident at intersection
  • $4,600,000-SETTLEMENT-Motor Vehicle Accident, 2013
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Office Location for John M. Vlasac, Jr.

485 US-1
Building B Suite 120
Iselin, NJ 08830

Phone: 732-494-3600

Fax: 732-494-3601

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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