Douglas V. Sanchez
Top rated Civil Litigation attorney in Woodcliff Lake, New JerseyCruser, Mitchell, Novitz, Sanchez, Gaston & Zimet LLP
Practice Areas: Civil Litigation, Business Litigation, Employment Litigation view more
Licensed in New Jersey since: 1989
Education: Rutgers School of Law - Newark
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
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Douglas V. Sanchez is the managing partner of the New Jersey and Pennsylvania offices of Cruser, Mitchell, Novitz, Sanchez, Gaston & Zimet, LLP. He is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a civil trial attorney and his practice emphasizes complex civil litigation. Doug represents individuals, corporations, partnerships, public entities, and insurance carriers in state and federal courts throughout New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut and Florida in litigation matters involving director and officer liability, employment practices claims, products liability, corporate ownership and partnership disputes, insurance coverage disputes, non-compete agreements, construction claims, and professional liability. Doug also has extensive experience litigating and defending claims for civil rights violations, commercial vehicle accidents, and products liability claims. Doug has tried, mediated and arbitrated cases in state and federal courts and is admitted to practice law in New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Florida, Massachusetts, and Illinois. Doug has a Martindale Hubbell AV rating (the highest possible) and has been selected as a New Jersey Super Lawyer for the past seven years.
Doug has been appointed by a national insurance carrier as its designated catastrophic loss attorney for New Jersey, and he is the New Jersey counsel for the second largest waste management company in the United States. Doug is also national counsel for an international cosmetics manufacturer. He is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Trial Attorneys of New Jersey and currently serves as legal counsel to the Hispanic Business Council Scholarship Foundation, Inc. Doug has served as chairperson and panelist on the Bergen County Fee Arbitration Panel; co-chair person of the Bergen County Civil Practice Committee; member of the District IIA Ethics Committee; member of the Bergen Community College Legal Assistant Advisory Board; adjunct professor at Bergen Community College; and as a director of the Hispanic Business Council of the Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey, Inc. Doug is fluent in Spanish.
Practice areasCivil Litigation: Defense, Business Litigation, Employment Litigation: Defense, Professional Liability: Defense, Class Action/Mass Torts: Defense, Transportation/Maritime
First Admitted: 1989, New Jersey
Professional Webpage: http://cmlawfirm.com/attorney-trials/douglas-v-sanchez/
- Co-Chair, Civil Practice Committe, Bergen County Bar Association
- Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney
- Super Lawyers: 2010, 2012 - 2023