Michael J. O'Mara is Counsel to the Firm. From the inception of his practice, Mr. O'Mara engaged in the defense and prosecution of personal injury, property damage, and commercial litigation. Mr. O'Mara has litigated and tried lawsuits throughout the state of New Jersey in both state and federal court. He has argued matters before the Supreme Court of New Jersey, the Appellate Division of the Superior Court of New Jersey, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. Mr. O'Mara devoted a considerable portion of his time to product liability and construction-related litigation. In addition, he has had the privilege of representing physicians, attorneys, and certified public accountants in professional liability matters. His practice included the representation of members of the trucking industry in personal injury actions and the representation of private businesses and municipalities in claims alleging environmental
Mr. O'Mara is a member of the Camden County and New Jersey State Bar Associations. He has served the Camden County Bar Association as past Chair of the Dispute Resolution Committee, past coordinator of the Camden County Mock Trial Program, and member of the Judicial and Prosecutorial Appointments Committee. Mr. O'Mara is a member of the Defense Research Institute, and the New Jersey Defense Association. He has presented at seminars sponsored by Camden County Bar Association and Burlington County Bar Association on topics involving civil procedure and trial tactics. Mr. O'Mara has been asked to speak before various industry groups on topics of substantive law of significance to their respective businesses. Mr. O'Mara is a founding member of the firm.