1 Program with Carol L. Forte, Esq.
According to the National Law Journal, Carol L. Forte is often cited by other attorneys as the leading female trial attorney in the state of New Jersey. She has been recognized by the National Law Journal on multiple occasions as one of America's top fifty women litigators. Carol was elected a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, in 2008. She joined the firm in 1984 after graduating from Seton Hall University School of Law. Her prior experience as a registered nurse has proved useful in the medical malpractice cases she has handled. Carol is a member of the Essex, Morris and New Jersey State Bar Associations, the American Board of Trial Advocates and American Trial Lawyers Association. She is on the Supreme Court Board on Attorney Certification and the Seton Hall Law School Board of Visitors. She has lectured for the American Trial Lawyers Association and the Institute for Continuing Legal Education in New Jersey. Carol Forte was recognized by the Woman's Law Forum of Seton Hall with their Woman of Substance Award in 2003, and was the recipient of the 2002 Outstanding Civil Trial Attorney Award given by the Essex County Bar Association.