As an injury law trial attorney, Lauren has successfully resolved cases for injured clients through settlement and jury verdict, having obtained some of the largest verdicts for injured clients in NJ.
A lifelong resident of Sussex County, NJ, upon graduation from High Point Regional High School, Lauren received her Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Political Science from Rutgers University and her Juris Doctorate from Seton Hall University School of Law. Following law school, Lauren served as a Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Karen D. Russell, J.S.C. (ret.).
Lauren is a nationally recognized trial attorney and has been listed as one of the Top 100 Trial Attorneys in New Jersey by the National Trial Lawyers Association. She has been listed consistently as a New Jersey Super Lawyer and Super Lawyer Rising Star since 2008 in Personal Injury Law. In 2012, Lauren was recognized as a New Jersey Law Journal New Leader of the Bar. Lauren is a Past-President of the Sussex County Bar Association (2014-15) and served as an Executive Officer from 2010-2016. She is a Trustee to the New Jersey State Bar Association (2015-present) serving as Co-Chair of the Automobile Litigation Committee (2018-present) and Vice-chair (2016-17) of its Amicus Committee. She is a member of the Board of Governors for the New Jersey Association of Justice and an active member of the American Association of Justice (Motor Vehicle Collision, Highway and Premises Liability Section, Traumatic Brain Injury). Lauren is also a former Foundation Board Trustee for SCARC. (2010-2012) Lauren is a frequent speaker and faculty member on topics of trial preparation and trial presentation and focus groups for the American Association for Justice, New Jersey Association for Justice and the New Jersey Institute of Continuing Legal Education. In 2013, Lauren formed the Women’s Entrepreneurial Network (WEN) to foster a community of collaboration and to offer educational resources for women business owners in northern NJ. She is also the co-founder of Full Court Marketing and Trial Strategies, a firm that offers consulting and training specifically for attorneys and law firms in the areas of law firm content social media marketing, trial preparation and presentation.
Lauren is available to handle injury cases throughout New Jersey or serve as co-counsel anywhere in the country. She is also available to consult on cases, conduct focus groups and assist with attorney marketing. For more information on the legal services she provides, Lauren can be reached at either the Morris County Office (60 Washington Street, Morristown, NJ) or the Sussex County Office (145 Spring Street, Suite B, Newton, NJ) of the Javerbaum Wurgaft firm. 973.512.4111.