Robert A. Scirocco, Esq.
Robert A. Scirocco attended Loyola School of Law, where he earned his law degree in 1980. He was the editor in chief of the law school newspaper, and while performing a clerkship in Washington, D.C., was the recipient of a Commendation from the President of the United States, for his outstanding legal contributions made in the assistance of placing ex-offenders back into the workforce.
Upon his graduation, he obtained a clerkship with a number of judges in Hudson County Superior Court, both in the juvenile and criminal divisions.He has spent his entire career as a litigation and trial attorney, having tried well over one hundred jury trials in both the state and federal courts.
After working as a partner at two mid-sized firms, he opened his own practice in 1994 in Budd Lake (Mt Olive Twp), Morris County, N.J. with emphasis in the areas of employment law/civil rights, personal injury, criminal law, municipal court, and consumer fraud, and is counsel to a number of local public entities, such as the Budd Lake Volunteer Fire Department.
Mr. Scirocco successfully represented the plaintiff in the seminal case of Cowher v. Carson & Roberts, 425 N.J. Super. 285. There, the Appellate Division ruled that an employee of a trucking company could sue his employer for the harassment he received based on the company’s mistaken belief that he was Jewish.
In 1991, he received his Certification from the N.J. Supreme Court as a Civil Trial Attorney, and is a Master of the Worral F. Mountain Inns of Court.
He is named in Super Lawyers, a publication which includes attorneys in each state who received the highest point totals, as nominated by their peers and through independent research. He has also been recognized by New Jersey Monthly as one of the “Top Attorneys in New Jersey.”
Mark Scirocco began as an associate attorney with our firm in September 2014. During law school, Mark worked for both the state and federal government, including a judge on the Court of Federal Claims, a trial team with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Unit at the U.S. Department of Justice, and the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform at the U.S. House of Representatives. While in law school at George Mason University, he received the Virginia Trial Lawyers’ Association Student Advocacy Award. After law school, Mark clerked for the Honorable Michael F. Devine of the 19th Judicial Circuit of Virginia in Fairfax.
He is admitted to the Bars both in the State of New Jersey and Virginia.
Linda Fattorusso, fluent in Spanish, is our Legal Assistant and Office Manager. She has been a part of our firm since 1995. Prior to joining us, Linda worked as an assistant to counsel in a number of large litigation firms both in Florida and New Jersey.
Kerri Nexon obtained a BA degree in Economics from Montclair State University. After earning her certification as a Paralegal from Sussex County Community College, she began working for our firm in 2010, primarily in the areas of discrimination, consumer fraud and personal injury.