New Jersey State Bar Association Bldg Pic-MediumOn December 9, 2013, in recognition for his many years of teaching all aspects of personal injury litigation law and evidence as well as his annual programs in Medico Legal Issues, Michael Maggiano will be awarded the prestigious Alfred C. Clapp Award for Excellence in Legal Education by the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education in association with the New Jersey State Bar Association. The 22nd Annual Excellence in CLE Awards Reception will be held at the New Jersey Law Center in New Brunswick. This award is presented annually to a single judge or attorney in the State of New Jersey for excellence in legal education.

Over the last three decades Mr. Maggiano has organized, moderated and lectured at hundreds of programs to thousands of attorneys and judges on a wide array of topics in all areas of the practice of personal injury litigation. Mr. Maggiano just completed the annual lecture on the law of medical malpractice and will be presenting a state wide program on Experts: the rules and laws that guide their testimony. He will also be presenting a unique program with a number of renowned Neru-Injury Experts on Traumatic Brain Injury.

Mr. Maggiano is a Certified Civil Trial Lawyer by the Supreme Court of New Jersey and the Natonal Board of Trial Lawyer Certifications. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, the 2004 recipient of the Trial Lawyers of New Jersey Trial Bar Award and is a Past President of the New Jersey Association for Justice. He is senior partner of the trial firm of Maggiano, DiGirolamo & Lizzi, P.C. with offices in Fort Lee, New. Jersey, and Manhattan, New York.

Click here to view Mr. Maggiano’s acceptance speech.