Jonas K. Seigel

Jonas K. Seigel, Esq., is the managing partner of Seigel Law and has continually been recognized by Super Lawyers as a “Rising Star”. Additionally, Mr. Seigel has been chosen as the New Jersey State Bar Association’s prestigious “Young Lawyer of the Year” and selected to the “Top 40 Under 40” by the National Trial Lawyers. He was appointed by the Supreme Court of New Jersey for membership and service on the District IIB Fee Arbitration Committee. Mr. Seigel attributes much of his success to the nationally ranked Temple University Beasley School of Law Masters of Law in Trial Advocacy program where he was awarded an LLM degree and invited back to lecture as an adjunct Professor. Mr. Seigel proudly serves on the Board of Governors for the New Jersey Association for Justice. He is a life member of the Million and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum and a frequent lecturer and author on ethics and other legal issues.

Notable Cases

  • $2.025 million dollar recovery in Bergen County on behalf of family of motorcyclist killed in crash
  • $875,000 recovery in Bergen County from truck accident
  • $565,000 recovery in Bergen County from truck accident.

Published Works

  • Co Author "Consumer's Advocate", 2012
  • Dictum Vol. 37, No.1: "Understanding New Jersey Auto Insurance Policies"
  • Dictum Vol. 37, No.2: "Medical Malpractice: When Health Providers Make Mistakes"
  • Dictum Vol. 37, No.3: "The Nuts and Bolts of New Jersey's Wrongful Death Act"

Classes/Seminars

  • Program Coordinator / Lecturer, First Annual Young Lawyers Conference, New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education and New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Lecturer, Networking for Career Success, Young Lawyers Division and Law Office Management Committee of the New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Lecturer, Hot Tips for Hot Solos (Civil), Solo and Small Firm Practice, New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education and New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Lecturer, The Business of Law: Marketing for Young Lawyers, Bergen County Bar Association
  • Lecturer, The Business of Law: Marketing for Young Lawyers, Passaic County Bar Association
  • Moderator, Lawscapes: New Jersey Auto Insurance

Honors and Awards

  • Young Lawyer of the Year, New Jersey State Bar Association 2014
  • New Jersey Super Lawyers: Rising Star, 2011-2014
  • Top Young Attorneys in New Jersey, New Jersey Monthly Magazine, 2011-2014
  • National Trial Lawyers, Top 100 Trial Lawyers, 2013
  • National Trial Lawyers, Top 40 Under 40, 2013
  • Lifetime Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum, 2013
  • The American Society of Legal Advocates, Top 40 Litigation Lawyer under 40
  • Lifetime Member, Multi-million Dollar Advocates Forum, 2013
  • Latino American Who's Who, 2012
  • Editor's Choice Award for: Consumer Advocate, 2012
  • "Community Service Award", New Jersey State Bar Association, 2009
  • Who's Who in American Law, 2010, 2014
  • Paul Patti Humanitarian of The Year Award, Boys & Girls Club of Lodi/Hackensack, 2010
  • "Professional Achievement Award", New Jersey State Bar Association, 2013
  • Superior Courts of New Jersey, Office of Attorney Ethics, District Fee Arbitration Committee member

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Advisory Panel
  • American Association for Justice
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Civil Trial Bar Section Executive Committee
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Membership/PR Committee
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Past Executive Committee Officer
  • New Jersey Association for Justice, Board of Governors
  • Bergen County Bar Association, Trustee
  • Bergen County Bar Foundation, Trustee
  • Passaic County Bar Association, Trustee
  • Passaic County Bar Foundation, Trustee
  • Hudson County Bar Association
  • The Justice Morris Pashman American Inn of Court
  • The Justice Robert L. Clifford American Inn of Court

Pro Bono Activities

  • Seigel Law Charity Fund, Founder
  • Paterson Habitat for Humanity, Advisory Board
  • Wills for Heroes
  • BACKpacks To School
  • Order of the Lamp
  • Valerie Fund
  • Boys & Girls Club of Lodi/ Hackensack
  • Boys & Girls Club of Passaic
  • Bergen WIB: Clean Slate Project
  • Paterson Blue Devils Youth Soccer Team
  • Paterson R & G Youth Basketball Team
  • Community Food Bank of new Jersey
  • Eva's Village
  • New Jersey Tree Foundation