Certified by The Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Lawyer

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Roger Mitchell


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Roger S. Mitchell

Roger and his spouse, Susan, have four adult children, three sons, a daughter, two grandsons and a granddaughter. He stays in shape through regular exercise and yoga.  For many years, he enjoyed wind-surfing at a number of Caribbean islands, as well as, beaches and bays up and down the East coast. In addition to making furniture and other projects around the house, Roger spends time reading and cooking.

Roger also finds time to be active in a number of organizations. He is a former trustee of the Mercer County Bar Association, which has more than 1,000 members. He was, until recently, Secretary of the Board of Trustees of The Roxey Ballet Company. Roger continues to edit the weekly newsletter of the Princeton Corridor Rotary Club. The Club recognized his contributions by naming him a Paul Harris Fellow, its most prestigious award. Roger is also a former President of the Delaware Valley Business Association.

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Practice Areas:

  • Dispute Resolution and litigation of all types, trial by jury, arbitration, and other alternate dispute resolution mechanisms
  • Commercial, Consumer, Estate, Criminal Defense and DUI, and other litigation
  • Professional negligence of all types, including, Medical and Legal Malpractice
  • Construction Law, including contract development and negotiation
  • Insurance disputes
  • Elder Law, including preparation of Testamentary documents such as Wills, Trusts and related documents
  • Appeals

Admitted: 1975, New Jersey and New York  U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey

Law School: Rutgers University, J.D., 1975.

College: Rutgers University, B.A., 1971.

Former Trustee: Mercer County Bar Association.

Former President: Former President, Delaware Valley Business Club a group of approximately 30 members, many with family businesses, with a long history of contributions to the local community.

Former Secretary: Board of Directors, Roxey Ballet, a professional ballet dance company in New Jersey.

Biography: Former Deputy Attorney General New Jersey. Former Assistant Corporation Counsel for the City of New York; Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney since 1995.

Reported Cases: Trilogy Commun. v. Excom Realty, 279 N.J. Super. 442, 652 A.2d 1273 (N.J. Super. L.D. 1994); State v. Collier, 90 N.J. 117, 447 A.2d 168 (1982); State v. Galiyano, 178 N.J.Super. 393, 429 A.2d 385 (N.J.Super.A.D., 1981); State v. Green, 170 N.J.Super. 292, 406 A.2d 310 (N.J.Super.A.D., 1979)

Vietnam Veteran: US Navy 1965-1969

Law Enforcement: Newark Police Department 1971 -1972

Born: Newark, New Jersey, November 23, 1944.