Edward Slaughter, Jr.

Admitted:
1968, New Jersey and U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey

Educated:
Rutgers University at New Brunswick (A.B., 1965);

Rutgers University at Newark (J.D., 1968)

Member:
PROFESSIONAL ACCREDITATIONS:
Certified Civil Trial Attorney (New Jersey Supreme Court, Board of Trial Lawyer Certification, 1986-Present);
“AV” Rated by Martindale-Hubbell;
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:
New Jersey Bar Association (Member, Judicial and Prosecutorial Appointments Committee, 2001-Present);
District VII Ethics Committee (Member, 1997-2001; Vice Chair, 1999-2000; Chair, 2000-2001);
Mercer County Bar Association, Judicial and Prosecutorial Appointment Committee (Member, 1997-Present; Chair, 2000-Present). Mercer County Bar Association (Trustee, 1995-2001); Mercer County Bar Foundation (Trustee, 2003-Present);
Trial Attorneys of New Jersey; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Association of Trial Lawyers of America-New Jersey.
RECOGNITION: Voted “New Jersey Superlawyer” (New Jersey Monthly, 2005-2009)

Biography:
MILITARY SERVICE: Capt., U.S. Army, 1968-1970 (Active service in Viet Nam).
PUBLISHED DECISIONS:
Conrad v. Robbi (341 N.J. Super. 424, App. Div. 2001, cert. den. 170 N.J. 210, 2001);
Samuel v. Doe (188 N.J. 134, 1999);
Vickey v. Nessler (230 N.J. Super. 141, App. Div. 1989, cert. den. 117 N.J. 74, 1989);
Pickett v. Tryon Trucking Co. (214 N.J. Super. 76, App. Div. 1986, cert. den. 107 N.J. 149, 1987);
Harbatuk v. S&S Furniture Systems Insulation, 214 N.J. Super. 76, App. Div., 1986);
Smith v. U.S. Pipe and Foundry Company (96 N.J. 321, 1984);
Germain v. Cool-Rite Corp. (76 N.J. 1, 1976).
PUBLISHED ARTICLES:
“Restatement Guides Extent of Duties to Introduce”, New Jersey Law Journal, 5/31/93;
“Don’t Be Forced to Pay Your Client’s Debts”, New Jersey Law Journal, 2/8/93;
“Is Landlord Liability Going to the Dogs”, New Jersey Law Journal, 5/4/92;
“Will the Real John Doe Please Stand Up”, New Jersey Law Journal, 10/17/91;
“Assessing the State of New Jersey Sidewalk Liability Law”, New Jersey Law Journal, 6/25/91.
RECOGNITIONS: NJ Super Lawyer 2010