James Kimball

Seigel Law
505 Goffle Rd # 204
Ridgewood, NJ 7450
(201) 444-4000
www.seigellaw.com


James P. Kimball has tried over 90 jury trials to a verdict in the Superior Court of New Jersey in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Middlesex and Passaic counties. In 2000, he was certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Civil and Criminal Trial Attorney. At present, he manages case files primarily in Bergen County where he is responsible for cases from filing the complaint to a verdict or settlement. He also served as an elected official in his hometown of Montvale and served as the attorney to the Zoning Board of Adjustment in Wood-Ridge.

Areas of Practice
100% Personal Injury Trial Attorney for the Injured

Professional Associations and Memberships
Life Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey
New Jersey Association for Justice
New Jersey State Bar Association
Bergen County Bar Association
The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Lawyers
New Jersey Supreme Court Certified Civil Trial Attorney

Classes/Seminars
Lecturer, National Business Institute, December 15, 2016  Personal Injury Evidence: Social Media, Smartphones, Expert and Medical Records
Lecturer, New Jersey Association for Justice Meadowlands Seminar, November 14, 2014  Cross Examination of the Defense Medical Expert

Notable Cases
$1,625,000 pretrial settlement in Bergen County for lumbar spine injuries with spine stimulator implant
$575,000 pretrial settlement in Bergen County for lumbar disc herniations and mild traumatic brain injury
$1,000,000 settlement at trial in Bergen County for cervical and lumbar disc herniations
$1,000,000 verdict in Hudson County for herniated disc injury.
$440,000 verdict in Bergen County for herniated disc injury.
$180,000 verdict in Bergen County for herniated disc injury.
$125,000 verdict in Bergen County for herniated disc injury.
$100,000 verdict in Middlesex County for a shoulder injury.
$500,000 pre-trial settlement in Bergen County for shoulder, jaw and back injuries.
$490,000 pre-trial settlement for cervical disc injury.
$200,000 pre-trial settlement in Bergen County for the psychiatric injury.
$180,000 pre-trial settlement in Bergen County for fractured sternum and knee injuries.
$150,000 pre-trial settlement in Bergen County for lumbar disc bulge injury.
$125,000 pre-trial settlement in Bergen County for TMJ injury and herniated disc injury.
$950,000 settlement during trial for spinal hardware failure.
$150,000 settlement during trial in Bergen County for knee injury.
$150,000 settlement at trial in Passaic County for herniated disc injury.
$150,000 settlement during trial in Bergen County for knee injury.
$125,000 pre-trial settlement in Bergen County for TMJ injury and herniated disc injury.
$125,000 verdict in Bergen County for herniated disc injury.
$100,000 verdict in Middlesex County for a shoulder injury.

Education
J.D., Seton Hall University School of Law, 1992
B.A., The Ohio State University, 1989

Bar Admissions
New York, 2018
New Jersey, 1992
U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1992
U.S. Bankruptcy Court New Jersey, 1992
Federal District Court of New Jersey, 1992
U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 2007