Women at Szaferman


t Szaferman Lakind we are committed to gender equality in work opportunities and assignments. As part of our Women @ Szaferman Committee, our partners are working together to help the women of the firm thrive both professionally and personally. Whether they are a partner, associate, counsel, or of counsel our, goal is make sure that women are provided opportunities for advancement, professional development and a healthy work-life balance.

Szaferman Lakind is dedicated to recruiting and mentoring talented women to join the firm. In doing so, we look to support growth and to mentor in order to help each individual achieve their goals.

We also encourage women in the firm to be active within the local community through the support of local organizations including non-profits, board service, involvement within the legal community and others including those dedicated to women’s varied and special interests.

We aim to facilitate a work environment conducive to equality of all employees.

The Best Lawyers in America 2022

Best Lawyers

As an organization, Szaferman Lakind has achieved a Tier 1 ranking on the “Best Law Firms” list annually-issued by U.S. News – Best Lawyers®, since 2014. The firm has achieved this status in multiple practice areas including Commercial Litigation, Family Law, Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs and Land Use & Zoning Law in 2022.

Additionally, each year Szaferman Lakind attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the list of The Best Lawyers in America© issued by BL Rankings, LLC for their individual, professional excellence, gaining persistently impressive ratings from both clients and peers.

Meet the Attorneys Selected to the Best Lawyers Lists

Martindale-Hubbell™ AV Rated Attorneys

The Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings help those in need of legal services identify, evaluate and select the most appropriate lawyer within a specific practice area. Lawyer Ratings serve as an objective indicator that a lawyer has the highest ethical standards and professional ability.

An AV® certification mark is a significant rating accomplishment – a testament to the fact that a lawyer’s peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence.

Meet Our AV Preeminent Rated Attorneys

NJ Supreme Court Certified Attorneys

Selecting an experienced and qualified lawyer when facing a complex legal problem can be extremely overwhelming.

The Supreme Court of New Jersey has simplified this process for individuals by certifying select lawyers who have excelled in education, experience, and knowledge in their area of practice. At Szaferman Lakind, we employ attorneys certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey in three of our practice areas.

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Super Lawyers

Many of our attorneys have been selected by their legal community peers for inclusion in the list of New Jersey Super Lawyers® and Super Lawyers Rising Stars, both issued by Thomson Reuters. This recognition is earned only by the top 5% of attorneys in the state. Multiple Szaferman Lakind attorneys* have been included in the New Jersey Super Lawyer list every year since 2005. Additionally, Brian Paul was included in the list of Top 100 Super Lawyers in New Jersey in 2009, 2019 and 2021.

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You can trust the experienced, compassionate, and powerful attorneys at Szaferman Lakind.

Contact us now to start a confidential conversation about your legal needs or to have any of your initial questions answered.