We are a team of trial lawyers in Bergen County, New Jersey focusing on obtaining justice for families suffering from nursing home abuse and neglect or medical malpractice. In all cases, we tailor our services to meet the individual needs of each client and each case. Obtaining justice for you, our client, is and always will be our number one priority. Helping you win your case and recover for the injuries you have suffered will always be our primary purpose.

Local Matters

We have found that when it comes to nursing home abuse cases, local experience counts. We know the courts, the long-term care facilities, and the rules and regulations that govern nursing home care in New Jersey.

Team leader Tom Howard has decades of experience representing families and patients in New Jersey courts. He is a top-rated attorney being named a 2019 SuperLawer and achieving the highest-ranking by Martindale-Hubbell.

Legal Team Key Achievements

The legal team at Howard law LLP was featured on CBS-TV News in 2016 for legal actions that strengthened nursing home patient rights in New Jersey. The leader of the Nursing Home Litigation Team, Tom Howard, is recognized by Martindale-Hubbell peer reviews as preeminent lawyers with the prestigious “AV” rating. Tom is annually featured as a New Jersey Super Lawyer and is listed as one of Bergen County’s Top Lawyers.

Our team has filed and prosecuted scores of nursing home neglect lawsuits, which lead to jury verdicts and negotiated settlements in excess of $1 million dollars.
Professional Associations

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

Contact Us

Give us a call at (201) 488-4644 for a free consultation with an experienced Bergen County-based nursing home abuse lawyer. You can find directions to our Hackensack office here.