Marc Saperstein

Davis, Saperstein & Salomon
375 Cedar Lane
Teaneck, NJ 07666
201-907-5000
www.dsslaw.com


Marc Saperstein, a native of Dumont, N.J. is a founding member of Davis, Saperstein & Salomon, P.C. He has a reputation of handling some of America's most complex cases including Tobacco Class Actions, Diet Drugs, Fuel Tank explosions caused by defective design and many other types of cases. He has been responsible for dozens of seven figure settlements or verdicts.

Marc Saperstein served as President of the New Jersey Association for Justice (2006-2007), and also serves as the Municipal Judge of Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey. He is the Chairman of the Products Liability Section of Davis, Saperstein & Salomon, P.C. and Class Action Department. As a member of the American Association for Justice Educational Foundation, he regularly lectures to fellow lawyers on issues pertaining to current case law, class actions, and construction site injury law. He is equally skilled in New York Trial practice and heads the firms New York Trial Practice Section.

Marc Saperstein received his B.A. in Economics from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, and completed his Juris Doctorate at Emory University School of Law in 1978. He is admitted to the Bar of New Jersey, New York (Supreme Court and Appellate) and Georgia. He is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second, Third and Fifth Circuits and the United States Supreme Court.

Marc Saperstein has been admitted, in many jurisdictions outside of New Jersey for purposes of participating in large complex cases in the states of California, Florida, Louisiana and West Virginia. He has argued before the Appellate Division and the Supreme Court of New Jersey resulting in published decisions.

Marc Saperstein has been recognized by Martindale Hubbell peer review rating as a lawyer achieving the highest level of competency, an A-V Rating.

On a personal level, Marc is known as a World War II historian and collector of World War II artifacts and books as well as a wine collector.

Areas of Practice:

  • Tobacco Litigation
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Construction Site Accidents
  • Automotive Design Liability
  • Automotive Products Liability
  • Aviation Litigation
  • Complex Personal Injury
  • Consumer Litigation
  • Drug and Medical Device Litigation
  • Gas Tank Explosions
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Medical Negligence
  • Pharmaceutical Litigation
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Failure
  • Products Liability and Defective Dangerous Products

Bar Admissions:

New Jersey, 1980

Georgia, 1978

New York, 1987

U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York

U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit

U.S. Supreme Court

Education:

Emory University School of Law, Atlanta, Georgia, 1978
J.D.

Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1976

M.B.A.

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1975
B.A.
Major:  Economics

Published Works:

Discrimination in Banking, Rutgers Press, June, 1974

Request to Charge in Criminal Cases, Harrison Publishing Company, June, 1977

Request to Charge in Criminal Cases, Harrison Publishing Company, September, 1977

Extending Criminal Discovery, Atlanta Lawyers Magazine, Vol. 24, No. 4, August, 1979

Classes/Seminars Taught:

Lecturer, Current Case Law, Class Actions, and Construction Site Injury Law, American Association for Justice, Educational Foundation

Honors and Awards:

"A-V" Rated by Martindale Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships:

New Jersey Association for Justice, 2006 - 2007
President

New Jersey Association for Justice, 2005 - 2006
President Elect

New Jersey Association for Justice, 2004 - 2005
First Vice President

New Jersey Association for Justice, 2002 - 2004
Secretary/Treasurer

New Jersey Association for Justice, 1992 - Present
Board of Governor

New Jersey Association for Justice
Trustee

New Jersey Association for Justice
Legislative Chair

American Association for Justice, National

Superior Court of New Jersey, 1990 - Present
Arbitrator

American Arbitration Association, 1985 - Present
Member

Passaic County Bar Association

Bergen County Bar Association

Bergen County Bar
Civil Practice Committee

New Jersey State Bar Association

New York State Bar Association

George State Bar Association

New Jersey Board of Governors, 1980 - Present

New York State Trial Lawyers Association

Attorney Information and Exchange Group (AIEG)

Automobile Crashworthiness Section

Trial Lawyers Care
Member

Past Employment Positions:

Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, Municipal Prosecutor