Attorney David Lustbader


Malpractice Attorney David Lustbader

Attorney David Lustbader


Newark, NJ

Areas of Practice

Civil Trials; Appeals; Medical Malpractice; Dental Malpractice Defense; Workers Compensation, Coverage Questions; Insurance Defense Law; Personal Injury; Negligence; Products Liability; No Fault Automobile Insurance; UM/UIM; Casualty Insurance Defense; Automobile Accidents and Injuries; Truck Accidents; Slip and Fall; Fire Victims; Burn Victims; Dog Bites; Motorcycle Accidents; Head Injury; Spinal Injury; Wrongful Death; Construction Accidents


  • New Jersey Bar;
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey;
  • United States District Court for the District of Columbia Bar;
  • United States Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit;
  • United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
  • Supreme Court of the United States

Law School

George Washington University, J.D.
Elected to Phi Alpha Delta Honorary Legal Society (P.A.D.)
U. S. House of Representatives: worked on staff of Congressman from Battle Creek and Kalamazoo, Michigan, researching proposed legislation, analyzing issues for committee hearings, resolving constituent problems and coordinating legislation with Justice Department.


Grinnell College, Grinnell, Iowa B. A.

Membership and Distinctions

  • Essex County Bar Association.
  • New Jersey Bar Association (Life Member).
  • New Jersey Defense Association.
  • The New Jersey Supreme Court has designated him a Certified Civil Trial Attorney.
  • Argued the first reported case in New Jersey regarding the role of seatbelts in a personal injury trial.
  • Bar Registered of Preeminent Lawyers (LexisNexis; Martindale-Hubbell).
  • AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell (the highest rating).
  • Trial Attorneys of New Jersey.

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