Silvia G. Gerges is a partner at Lawrence & Gerges, with offices in Springfield, New Jersey and New York City. Silvia graduated from Seton Hall University School of Law in January 2012 with honors. She was admitted to the New Jersey and New York Bars as well as the U.S. District Court District of New Jersey in 2012. She was admitted in the District of Columbia Bar in 2015 and the United States Federal Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. Silvia started her law career as a law clerk at a prominent New Jersey firm working primarily on medical malpractice litigation. 

 

Before obtaining her law degree, she earned a Master’s Degree in Professional Counseling and spent a number of years in management in the human services field. She is experienced in not-for-profits regulatory and statutory compliance practices and serves as a compliance officer/in house counsel for a large New Jersey non-profit children and families organization.

 

She practices primarily in the areas of medical malpractice, employment discrimination, personal injury, civil rights, consumer fraud and general litigation. She is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, the Union County Bar Association and the New York City Bar Association.

 

Silvia was selected as a 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019 New Jersey Super Lawyers Rising Star. Each year, no more than 2.5% percent of the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers (a Thomson Reuters Business) to receive this honor. 

 

 

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2012

  • New Jersey, 2012

  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 2012

  • District of Columbia, 2015

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, 2016

  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 2016

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York, 2016

 

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers Rising Star 2016

  • Super Lawyers Rising Star 2017

  • Super Lawyers Rising Star 2018

  • Super Lawyers Rising Star 2019

 

Education

  • Seton Hall University School of Law

    • Juris Doctorate, Cum Laude- January 2012

  • Liberty University

    • M.A., Master of Arts - March, 2008

  • Liberty University

    • B.S., Bachelor of Science  - May, 2005

    • Honors: Dean's List; Summa Cum Laude

 

Classes/Seminars

  • HIPAA Compliance for Children and Family Organizations in NJ

  • Mandatory Reporting Requirements

 

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New Jersey Bar Association

  • New York State Bar Association

  • Union County Bar Association

  • New York City Bar Association

 

Languages

  • English (Primary)

  • Arabic Language, Egyptian Dialect

© 2016 by Silvia G. Gerges, Esq.

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Satellite Offices: 

140 Mountain Avenue, Suite 204, Springfield, NJ 07081

 

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