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, Esq.
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.
Jessica is a paralegal with our firm, who attended Sussex County Community College and graduated in 2016 with an Associate’s Degree in Applied Science Paralegal Studies. At that time she also received her paralegal certification. She is a member of Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society and LEX Honor Society founded by the American Association for Paralegal Education.
Carol obtained her J.D. from Seton Hall University and was admitted to the New Jersey Bar in 1987. She clerked for the Honorable Donald Collester in the Morris County Superior Court before practicing in several law firms. Carol took time away from the practice to raise her children. We are pleased that she has returned to the legal profession in a supporting role with us. Carol brings her years of experience in assisting the firm in complex litigation.