Jason S. Kanterman
Mr. Kanterman is a problem solver, dedicated to helping his clients navigate complex civil and criminal matters, and focused on achieving innovative and practical results. Mr. Kanterman works diligently to identify all viable options for achieving the client’s desired outcomes, and is prepared to counsel clients, both plaintiffs and defendants, in pre-litigation resolution, alternative dispute resolution, and if necessary, through trial and appeal.
Before joining Stone & Magnanini, Mr. Kanterman served as a law clerk to the Honorable Marie P. Simonelli of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division, where he worked on various legal topics, including complex whistleblower and insurance issues. Before that, he was a law clerk at White and Williams LLP, a large regional law firm, where he worked on insurance coverage litigation and complex products liability matters, including an internationally recognized defective product case involving a Scandinavian furniture maker.
Mr. Kanterman actively publishes on a number of legal topics, and his scholarship has appeared in some of the nation’s leading law reviews and most widely-used trial advocacy textbooks, with articles featured by the Rutgers University Law Review, the Rutgers Journal of Law and Public Policy, and the Emory Corporate Governance and Accountability Review. Topics on which Jason has published include federal civil litigation, whistleblower litigation, insurance producer liability, state constitutional law, criminal law, and statutory interpretation.
Mr. Kanterman is also active in the legal community, serving in several leadership roles for the New Jersey State Bar Association. A strong believer in pro bono work, Jason volunteers his time assisting in prisoner reentry efforts and representing victims of domestic violence.
Jason graduated with honors from Rutgers Law School, where he was Business Editor of the Rutgers University Law Review, received a best-brief award for his work in the Hunter Moot Court Competition, represented the law school on its national mock trial team, served as a teaching and research assistant for Professor J.C. Lore, III, and as a teaching assistant for Professor Pam Jenoff.
Jason will serve as a law clerk to the Honorable Noel L. Hillman of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey for the 2019-2020 term.
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- Rutgers Law School, J.D., cum laude, 2016
- Rider University, B.A., 2013
– Bachelor of Arts in Political Science & Global Studies
- New Jersey
- New York
- United States District Court – District of New JerseyNew York (pending)
- Hon. Noel L. Hillman, U.S.D.J. United States District Court, District of New Jersey (2019-2020)
- Hon. Marie P. Simonelli, J.A.D. Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division (2016-2017)
Selected Professional Awards and Associations
- United States District Court for the District of New Jersey – ReNew Camden, Federal Prisoner Reentry Program Volunteer
- New Jersey State Bar Association – Special Committee on Higher Education – Member
- New Jersey State Bar Association – Special Committee on Appellate Practice – Member
- New Jersey State Bar Association – Special Committee on Legal Education – Member
- New Jersey State Bar Association – Young Lawyers Division – Executive Committee Member
- Superior Courts of New Jersey – Vicinage 13 – Juvenile Conference Committee – Member
- Superior Courts of New Jersey – Court Trained Mediator
- Rutgers University Law Review Alumni Committee – Co-Chair
- Sigma Phi Epsilon – Alumni Volunteer Corporation – Board of Directors
- Essex County Bar Association – Young Lawyers Division Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey (AFBNJ)
- Mary Philbrook Student Public Interest Award (2016)
- Chief Justice Richard J. Hughes Award
- The Award for Scholarly and Practical Excellence in Writing