Michael A. Cifelli
Mr. Cifelli graduated from Seton Hall University in 1988. He achieved his Juris Doctorate from New York Law School in 1993. While in law school, he was an Executive Board Member of the school’s Moot Court Association. He was a Winning Team Member, National First Place Team and National Best Brief, in the 1993 August A. Rendigs National Products Liability Competition.
After a one-year judicial clerkship, he began his distinguished career in litigation, having been involved in nine published decisions over the course of his career. He has litigated a broad variety of civil matters including constitutional rights cases, employment liability and insurance coverage and defense. He has also handled complex tort and wrongful death cases, at times involving the death of minors.
Mr. Cifelli has been a municipal prosecutor for almost twenty years, has taught paralegal courses to college students and is a community volunteer. He is known for his professionalism and his insight into complex legal issues and cases.