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Jeffrey M. Garrod

phone(973) 507-2397
fax(973) 622-3073

Jeffrey M. Garrod - Shareholder

Jeffrey M. Garrod is a Senior Partner and a Member of the Orloff, Lowenbach, Stifelman & Siegel, P.A. Executive Committee.  He is an experienced complex, commercial trial lawyer who has litigated and tried cases for major companies and individuals which include:

  • Lead defense counsel in nationwide consumer class-action lawsuits in federal and state courts alleging violation of consumer protection laws, unfair trade competition, false advertising, false labeling, and RICO
  • Defense of lawsuit alleging trade dress infringement under Lanham Act seeking damages in excess of $100 million
  • Prosecution of $15 million contract claim for a major telemarketing company against international bank and defense of fraud and liquidated damages counterclaim
Representative Experience
  • Intellectual property litigation, including trademark, trade dress, trade secrets, and unfair competition
  • Defense of class-action lawsuits alleging false labeling of consumer food products, false advertising and fraud
  • Defense of class-action lawsuits alleging claims for violation of consumer fraud statutes and breach of contract
  • Probate litigation involving validity of wills
  • Insurance law, including coverage claims and brokers’ errors and omissions
  • Real estate litigation
  • Chancery and equity practice, including preliminary injunctions and other equity litigation
  • Creditors’ rights representing banks and secured creditors
  • Shareholder and partnership disputes, including oppressed minority shareholder suits
  • Claims arising from the acquisition and disposition of businesses
  • Representation of doctors in disputes with hospitals involving medical staff privileges
  • Employment contracts and restrictive covenant litigation
  • Accountants’ malpractice claims
  • Disputes arising under the Uniform Commercial Code
  • Civil RICO claims
  • Products liability defense
  • Real estate tax appeals
Professional & Civic Activities
  • Supreme Court of New Jersey, District Fee Arbitration Committee, Member and Chair: 1991-1995
  • Essex County Bar Association, Judicial Selection Committee, Member: 1995-2010
  • Superior Court of New Jersey, Chancery Division, Law Clerk, Honorable Joseph Stamler: 1972-1973