Cory J. Rothbort
Mr. Rothbort concentrates his practice in personal injury and medical malpractice litigation. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Rothbort worked at an insurance defense firm where he acquired significant trial experience, taking numerous cases to verdict.
Mr. Rothbort is admitted to practice in New Jersey and New York, and before the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. He is an active member of the Essex County and New Jersey State Bar Associations and Brennan-Vanderbilt American Inn of Court. Mr. Rothbort presently serves as Secretary of the Executive Committee of the NJ State Bar Young Lawyers Division.
In 2019, Mr. Rothbort was recognized as the Outstanding Young Lawyer of the Year by the Essex County Bar Association.
Mr. Rothbort has been named as a “Rising Star” in the Super Lawyers Magazine in 2018 and 2019.
Mr. Rothbort is an active speaker, participating on various panels discussing issues related to his practice such as Practical Evidence, Ethical Considerations for the Young Lawyer & Small Practitioner and Using Depositions & Discovery for Killer Cross-Examinations.
Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Rothbort completed a judicial clerkship with The Honorable Heidi Willis Currier, J.S.C. in Middlesex Vicinage in New Brunswick, NJ.
Before his clerkship, Mr. Rothbort attended the Boston University School of Law, graduating with a Concentration in Litigation and Dispute Resolution. Prior to attending Law School, Mr. Rothbort graduated cum laude from Rutgers University. He was also a four-year member of the Rutgers University Mock Trial Association.