Jan K. Seigel

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Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Ridgewood, NJ

Seigel Law LLC
 | 505 Goffle Rd, Ridgewood, NJ 07450
Phone: 201-444-4000
Fax: 201-444-7717
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2020
Licensed Since: 1971
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff


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Attorney Jan K. Seigel is a partner at Seigel Law in Ridgewood, New Jersey. Mr. Seigel practices personal injury law, representing clients in Bergen, Hudson and Passaic counties in New Jersey who have been injured in car, truck or other types of accidents.

Mr. Seigel holds a bachelor’s degree and law degree from Georgetown University and earned his LLM from NYU Law School.He has been admitted to practice law in New Jersey since 1971.

Mr. Seigel is admitted to appear before several federal courts including the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States. He has been published in New Jersey Lawyer magazine, taught classes for the New Jersey State Bar Associatin, New Jersey Association for Justice and served as a faculty member at William Paterson University. He has tought trial law workshops in law schools in Poland, Lithuania, and Ukraine.

Over the course of his career, Mr. Seigel has recovered million- and multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements for his clients. His accomplishments have earned him membership in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

Mr. Seigel has received several accolades including being named one of the “Top 100 Trial Lawyers” by The National Trial Lawyers. He has also been listed in Who’s Who in American Law and is a member of The New Jersey Police Honor Legion, an achievement he received as a result of representing police officers.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Personal Injury - General
Focus Areas

Motor Vehicle Accidents, Trucking Accidents


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Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2020

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About Jan Seigel

Admitted: 1971, New Jersey

Professional Webpage: http://www.seigellaw.com/attorneys/jan-kearney-seigel/


  • Award of Excellence, Passaic County Prosecutor's Office, 1975
  • Who's Who In American Law, 1992
  • The Top Trial Lawyers in America
  • Police Honor Legion, 1980
  • Paul Patti Humanitarian of the Year Award, Boys & Girls Club of Lodi/Hackensack, 2010
  • "Young Lawyer of the Year", New Jersey State Bar Association, 1983
  • National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers in America

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Bergen County Bar Association, Member
  • Georgia, 1972
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1971
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • New Jersey Association for Justice, Member
  • District of Columbia, 1972
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1979
  • N.J. Supreme Court District Fee Arbitration Committee
  • Passaic County Bar Association, Past Trustee
  • New Jersey, 1971
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1979
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Past Trustee

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • New Jersey State Bar Foundation, Past Officer and Trustee

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Visiting Professor Of Law, Odessa Law Academy, National University, Odessa Ukraine, 2016
  • Courtesy Among Colleagues, New Jersey Lawyer
  • How to Build a Successful Law Practice, New Jersey Lawyer
  • Visiting Professor Of Law, Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania, 2015
  • Visiting Professor Of Law, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Toruń, Poland, 2014
  • Faculty, William Paterson University, 1974 - 1979
  • Lecturer, New Jersey Association For Justice (Formerly New Jersey Trail Lawyers)
  • Lecturer, New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education
  • Lecturer, New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Lecturer, Garden State Bar Association
  • Lecturer, Numerous County Bar Association


  • Matter of Gallo, 568 A.2d 522 (N.J. 1989)
  • Koshliek v. Board of Chosen Freeholders of Passaic County, 365 A.2d 492 (N.J.Super.L. 1976)

Other Outstanding Achievements:

  • Lifetime Member, Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, 2012

Educational Background:

  • Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia, 1968, B.S. B.A.
  • New York University School of Law, New York, New York, 1974, LL.M.
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Office Location for Jan K. Seigel

505 Goffle Rd
Ridgewood, NJ 07450

Phone: 201-444-4000

Fax: 201-444-7717

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Last Updated: 12/9/2019

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