Ross Schmierer

Top rated class action & mass torts attorney in Mount Laurel, New Jersey

Schmierer Law Group
Ross Schmierer
Schmierer Law Group

Practice Areas: Class action & mass torts, Consumer law; view more

Licensed in New Jersey since: 2002

Education: Brooklyn Law School

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2023
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Schmierer Law Group

3000 Atrium Way
Suite 200
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054 Visit website

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Ross Schmierer is a consumer protection and class action attorney and the owner of Schmierer Law Group in Mount Laurel, New Jersey. Mr. Schmierer has experience with cases involving consumer fraud, the Credit Repair Organizations Act, deceptive business practices, fair credit reporting, fair debt collection, false or misleading advertising, predatory lending, spam calls and texts and other issues. He serves clients throughout the state of New Jersey. 

Mr. Schmierer has been practicing law for many years and has been involved in several important cases over his career, securing meaningful compensation for his consumer clients. He began his legal career working for a large New York City-based law firm and later for a smaller firm, representing consumers and small businesses in individual and class action lawsuits against major corporations. 

Along with running his law practice, Mr. Schmierer is involved with several legal organizations, serving on committees by contributing his time and talent. He belongs to the Camden County Bar Association, the New Jersey State Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the American Constitution Society and the National Association of Consumer Advocates. He has spoken at Continuing Legal Education seminars for groups, including the New Jersey Association for Justice Educational Foundation.

After earning a bachelor’s degree in English Literature from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Mr. Schmierer graduated from Brooklyn Law School. During law school, he received academic awards, served as articles editor of the Brooklyn Law Review and belonged to the Moot Court Honor Society. He is licensed to practice law before the state courts of New York and New Jersey.

Practice areas

Class action/mass torts: plaintiff, Consumer law

Focus areas

Class actions, Consumer protection

  • 70% Class action/mass torts: plaintiff
  • 30% Consumer law

First Admitted: 2002, New Jersey

Professional Webpage: https://slgrouplaw.com/ross-schmierer/

Educational Background:
  • Awarded CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Alternative Dispute Resolution, 2001
  • Published Case Comment, "An Attempt to Pick Up the Fallen Bricks of the Wall Separating Church and State After Sante Fe v. Doe," 67 Brook. L. Rev. 1291 (2002)., 2002
  • BA English, 1998
  • Awarded Best Brief in National Constitutional Law competition, 2001
  • Moot Court Honor Society
  • Brooklyn Law Review, Articles Editor
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • Lecturer, "Latest Developments in Class Action Litigation," New Jersey State Bar Association's 2015 Annual Meeting, Lecturer, Legal, 2015
  • Lecturer, "Class Actions At The Crossroads," New Jersey State Bar Association's 2018 Annual Meeting, Lecturer, Legal, 2018
  • Lecturer, "Class Action Litigation in 2020: What You Need to Know," New Jersey State Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Seminar, February 10, 2020, Lecturer, Legal, 2020
  • Lecturer, "Class Actions: Perspectives on Key Issues," New Jersey State Bar Association's 2019 Annual Meeting, Lecturer, Legal, 2019
  • Lecturer, "Forced Arbitration," New Jersey Association for Justice Educational Foundation, Inc.'s 2019 Boardwalk Seminar, Lecturer, Legal, 2019
  • Lecturer, "Legislative Update," New Jersey Association for Justice Educational Foundation, Inc.'s 2018 Boardwalk Seminar, May 10, 2018, Lecturer, Legal, 2018
  • Lecturer, "The Future of Class Actions in New Jersey," New Jersey State Bar Association's 2017 Annual Meeting, Lecturer, Legal, 2017
  • Lecture, "Telephone Consumer Protection Act Basics," New Jersey Association for Justice Educational Foundation, Inc.'s 2017 Boardwalk Seminar, April 26, 2017, Lecturer, Legal, 2017
  • Lecturer, "The Evolving Nature of Class Actions in New Jersey," New Jersey State Bar Association's 2016 Annual Meeting, Lecturer, Legal, 2016
  • Lecturer, "Pending Consumer Legislation," New Jersey Association for Justice Educational Foundation, Inc.'s 2016 Boardwalk Seminar, April 8, 2016, Lecturer, Legal, 2016
Verdicts/Settlements:
  • Andrews et al. v. Gap., Superior Court, San Francisco ($144 million class settlement in consumer class action alleging that Gap Factory Outlet and Banana Factory Outlet stores and website offered products with false reference prices which results in fake discounts and fake sales, served as co-lead counsel), 2019
  • Manopla v. Home Depot USA, Inc., Atlantic Water Products Inc.; 3:15-cv-01120-PGS-TJB; District of New Jersey ($4.2 million Telephone Consumer Protection Act class action settlement, served as co-lead counsel), 2020
  • Ashkenazi v. Bloomingdales; 3:15-cv-02705-PGS-DEA; District of New Jersey (TCPA class action settled on classwide basis, served as co-lead counsel), 2019
  • Ryoo Dental v. OCO Biomedical, Case No.: Case No.: 2:17-cv-07425-DOC-KES, Central District of California (Telephone Consumer Protection Act class action settled on classwide basis, served as co-lead counsel), 2019
  • Gonzalez, et al. v. Ferraro Foods, Inc., et al., Docket No. MID-L-001399-12; Superior Court of New Jersey, Middlesex County (Wage and Hour class action settled on classwide basis, served as co-lead counsel), 2016
  • Cirucci v. Title America Agency Corp., Docket No. CAM-L-1316-14; Superior Court of New Jersey, Camden County (NJ Consumer Fraud Action settled on classwide basis, served as lead counsel), 2017
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • The American Constitution Society for Law and Policy: New Jersey Section, 2020
  • The American Constitution Society for Law and Policy: New Jersey Section, 2019
  • Camden County Bar Association: Class Action Practice Committee, 2020
  • Camden County Bar Association: Bench-Bar (Federal Committee), 2020
  • Camden County Bar Association: Class Action Practice Committee, 2019
  • Camden County Bar Association: Civil Practice Committee, 2020
  • Camden County Bar Association: Civil Practice Committee, 2019
  • Camden County Bar Association: Bench-Bar (Federal Committee), 2019
  • New Jersey State Bar Association: Federal Practice and Procedure Section - Served as Delegate to the General Council, 2020
  • American Bar Association: Class Actions & Derivative Suits Section, 2020
  • New Jersey State Bar Association: Special Committee on Consumer Protection, 2020
  • American Bar Association: Class Actions & Derivative Suits Section, 2019
  • New Jersey State Bar Association: Class Action Committee, 2020
  • New Jersey State Bar Association: Class Action Committee, 2019
  • New Jersey State Bar Association: Class Action Committee, 2018
  • New Jersey State Bar Association: Special Committee on Consumer Protection, 2019
  • New Jersey State Bar Association: Special Committee on Consumer Protection, 2018
  • New Jersey State Bar Association: Special Committee on Consumer Protection, 2017
  • National Association of Consumer Advocates, 2020
  • National Association of Consumer Advocates, 2019
  • National Association of Consumer Advocates, 2018
  • National Association of Consumer Advocates, 2017
  • National Association of Consumer Advocates, 2016

Office location for Ross Schmierer

3000 Atrium Way
Suite 200
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054

Phone: 732-588-8688

Selections

11 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2023

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