James C. Jensen Esq.

James C. Jensen Esq.

Equity Partner since 2007
Location:
Morristown, New Jersey
Phone:
973-285-1444
Fax:
973-285-0271
Email:

James C. Jensen is a partner of the firm and concentrates his practice in various litigation matters. Mr. Jensen concentrates his practice primarily in the areas of matrimonial/family law, workers' compensation, personal injury law and municipal court. Throughout his career, he has also handled many various types of civil litigation, and has represented many clients in real estate matters.

Mr. Jensen joined the law firm as a partner in January 2007. Prior to that time, Mr. Jensen had run his own successful law practice in Morristown, New Jersey. As a solo practitioner, Mr. Jensen became familiar with virtually every aspect of litigation matters and represented individual clients and small companies. Mr. Jensen has served on the Morris County Superior Court Early Settlement Matrimonial Panel for 13 years. He has tried many divorce and custody cases with successful results. He has resolved a United States District Court vaccine injury case fund which resulted in a net settlement to his client in excess of $17 million. He has been certified by the Supreme Court as a court appointed mediator. In his career, he has lectured before the Association of Legal Secretaries and has been a legal analyst on a local radio station. Mr. Jensen has been admitted to practice law in the States of New Jersey and Pennsylvania since 1985.

Areas of Practice

  • Matrimonial
  • Family Law
  • Mediation
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Personal Injury
  • Municipal Court

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Court Appointed Mediator, Supreme Court

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1985
  • Pennsylvania, 1985

Education

  • Stetson University College of Law, St. Petersburg, Florida
    • Honors: With Honors
  • Shippensburg University

Classes/Seminars

  • Lecturer, Association of Legal Secretaries

Honors and Awards

  • New Jersey Super Lawyers, 2010 - 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • New Jersey Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice

Past Employment Positions

  • Morristown, New Jersey, Sole Practice, 1990 - 2006
  • Leonard & Butler, PC, Morristown, New Jersey, 1988 - 1990
  • Francis X. Dorrity Law Offices, Jersey City, New Jersey, 1985 - 1988
  • Morris County Superior Court Early Settlement Matrimonial Panel

Pro Bono Activities

  • Morris County Superior Court Early Settlement Matrimonial Panel