Cataldo F. Fazio, Esq.


Professional / Legal Experience
Attorney – Law Office of Cataldo F. Fazio, LLC - 2005-Present
Municipal Court Judge – City of Hoboken, New Jersey - 1995-Present
Attorney – Fazio & Celentano, LLC - 2004-2005
Attorney – Fazio & Associates, LLC - 2001-2004
Attorney – Cataldo F. Fazio, Esq. - 1997-2001
Associate Attorney – James D. Butler, P.A. - 1991-1997
Assistant County Attorney – Westchester County, N.Y. Law Department - 1985-1990
Student Law Clerk – Hon. Dickinson R. Debevoise, U.S.D.J. - 1984-1985

Substantial professional experience in personal injury, products liability, insurance coverage, commercial, civil rights, tort claims, property damage, subrogation, indemnification and employment litigation.

Arbitration / ADR Experience
Arbitrator – Forthright
Arbitrator – National Arbitration Forum
Arbitrator – New Jersey Superior Court Arbitration Program
Arbitrator – UM/UIM Arbitrations
Completed New Jersey Superior Court 18 hour mediation training course

Education / Professional Training
ANew York Law School, Juris Doctor, 1985
Rider College, Bachelor of Science, 1981
Completed required or recommended continuing legal education courses

Professional Admissions / Associations / Achievements
Admitted to Practice in New Jersey - 1986
Admitted to Practice in New York
Admitted to Practice before the United States District Courts for the District of New Jersey, Southern District of New York and Eastern District of New York
Admitted to Practice before the United States Courts of Appeals for the Second Circuit and Third Circuit
Member, New Jersey State Bar Association, Hudson County Bar Association and Bergen County Bar Association
Certified as a Civil Trial Attorney by the Supreme Court of New Jersey
Member, New Jersey Supreme Court Committee on Complementary Dispute Resolution (2004-Present)
Member, New Jersey Supreme Court District VI Ethics Committee (2001-2005)
Member, Hudson County Bar Association Professionalism Committee (1997-1999, 2000-Present)
Member, Hudson County Bar Association Civil Arbitration Selection Committee (2005-Present)
Officer, Hudson County Bar Association (2005-Present)

Maintains high legal ethical standards and complies with professional responsibility rules.

The above referenced Independent Arbitrator may have decided previous National Arbitration Forum or Forthright arbitration cases involving one or more of the parties in this assigned arbitration case. This is a summary resume of the Arbitrator’s qualifications.

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