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Melissa A. Galante
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Location:
Nutley, NJ
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Fax:
973-661-5157
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Melissa joined the firm in 2019 and works on the litigation team in various practice areas including personal injury and worker’s compensation.  Melissa is admitted to practice in the State of New Jersey.  Prior to joining the firm, Melissa worked at The Law Offices of Cindy Thompson, where she was Staff Counsel for an insurance company defending automobile accident cases.  Melissa graduated from Western New England University School of Law in 2010 and Brandeis University in 2007.

Bar Admissions

  • Supreme Court of New Jersey, 2011

Education

  • Western New England University School of Law, Springfield, Massachusetts
    • J.D. - 2010
  • Brandeis University
    • B.A. - 2007

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Graduate of National Institute of Trial Advocacy program, 2018
  • Member, Brandeis University’s Mock Trial Association, 2003-2007

Verdicts & Settlements

$2 million present value policy limit structured settlement of serious motorcycle/truck accident with brain injury (pay-out anticipated of over $10 million)

Approx. $2 million settlement to clients who were victims of the Labor Day Passaic industrial fire

$1.9 million settlement for construction site accident causing neurological injuries

$750,000 settlement for construction site accident causing ankle injury and emotional distress

Over $25 million dollar anticipated lifetime structured settlement for infant vaccine injury claim

Multimillion-dollar lifetime structured settlement of cerebral palsy claim

$3 million jury verdict for delayed diagnosis of breast cancer

$2.6 million settlement for birth injury caused by medical malpractice