Chasan Leyner & Lamparello is pleased to announce that Roosevelt Jean has been named Of Counsel to the firm. Roosevelt became associated with the firm in 2009, practicing in the areas of civil litigation–defense, including insurance defense, governmental, civil rights and employment law.
Based on his extensive trial experience, Roosevelt was certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Certified Civil Trial Attorney in 2010. Recognized for his principled judgment, Roosevelt was appointed to the District IIA Ethics Committee from 2010 to 2014 by the New Jersey Supreme Court. The Committee assists the New Jersey Supreme Court by investigating allegations of unethical attorney conduct.
In 2014, Roosevelt was selected by the New Jersey Law Journal to the “New Leader of the Bar” (formerly, “40 Under Forty”) – a testament to his past achievements and his brighter future. He was also selected as a “Rising Star” in the field of general litigation in 2010, 2011 and 2013 by New Jersey Super Lawyers®.