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Andrew M. Zapcic, Sr. Graduated from Christian Brothers Academy, Lincroft, New Jersey in 1975, where he earned Varsity Letters in basketball and golf. He graduated in the top 10 percent of his class and was honored with the Spanish Award for Excellence in Spanish. He attended Dickinson College, in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, graduating early with a degree in history in January of 1979. While at Dickinson, he was a four-year varsity starter on the college golf team and was named captain of the golf team for his Junior and Senior years. Mr. Zapcic graduated from Seton Hall School of Law, Newark, New Jersey in 1982, clerking for the law offices of Francis Moore, Red Bank, New Jersey during all three years.

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Mr. Zapcic is admitted to the New Jersey Bar, U.S. District Court of New Jersey and the United States Supreme Court. Mr. Zapcic is a member of the Monmouth County Bar Association, New Jersey State Bar Association, American Arbitration Association, Association of Trial Lawyers, New Jersey U.S. District Court, ATLA Lecturer and CNBC Legal Correspondent. Mr. Zapcic was honored to be designated as a Certified Civil Trial Attorney from 1990 through 2004.

Mr. Zapcic has lectured as an adjunct professor at Monmouth University and Brookdale Community College on the subjects of Business Law, Advanced Business Law, Constitutional Law and Paralegal studies. He has lectured for ATLA (American Trial Lawyers Association) on the subject of trial advocacy. Mr. Zapcic has also appeared on CNBC and made several appearances on the Morton Downey Show on the topic of legal malpractice. Mr. Zapcic was the host of a radio talk show entitled “The Law Talks”, a non-profit radio show in Monmouth County on Station WCNJ for several seasons. He is Chairman of the Middletown Township Community Affairs Council and Secretary of the Middletown Township Social Concerns Committee.

"Our clients are the greatest source of referrals – we strive to meet their needs and objectives." – Andrew Zapcic

Mr. Zapcic specializes in personal injury, legal malpractice, worker’s compensation, matrimonial, domestic violence and estate litigation on the civil side, as well as both Municipal and Superior Court criminal matters. Mr. Zapcic has achieved a reputation as a formidable adversary at trial.

Affliliated Attorneys

Recognizing the need for attorneys to provide support when Mr. Zapcic is otherwise engaged, The Zapcic Law Firm has hand-picked attorneys throughout Monmouth, Middlesex and Ocean Counties who provide valuable backup legal services on an as-needed basis. These attorneys are hand-picked for their legal experience and training, which complements that of Mr. Zapcic. These colleagues have established their own private practices in comparable areas of law to The Zapcic Law Firm, and have provided their services on an as-needed basis, thereby providing the clients of The Zapcic Law Firm with virtually unlimited legal backup without increasing the ultimate cost to the client.

Moreover, the per diem attorneys utilized by The Zapcic Law Firm routinely recommend and refer their own clients to Mr. Zapcic to handle complex personal injury and workers’ compensation cases, especially where lengthy trials are anticipated.

Staff

The Zapcic Law Firm maintains an experienced and dedicated staff of legal secretaries and paralegals to help serve the needs of our clients. Two of the secretaries/paralegal staff have been continuously employed by Mr. Zapcic for 23 and 21 years, respectively, a true testament to the dedication of the support staff, as well as a resounding tribute to the concern and caring for not only clients but services that The Zapcic Law Firm provides.