Education: University of Maryland (B.A.), Seton Hall University School of Law (J.D.)
Admissions: New Jersey
Professional Affiliations: New Jersey State Bar member; Middlesex County Bar Association (MCBA) member
SUMMARY OF PRACTICE
Brent Saferstein is a 2014 graduate of the University of Maryland, in College Park, Maryland, where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Communication. During college, Brent served as a legal intern to the Honorable George J. Silver for the Supreme Court, Civil Branch, New York County. Thereafter, Brent attended Seton Hall University School of Law.
During his time at Seton Hall, Brent served as a class Senator on the Student Bar Association, and was also a member of the Seton Hall Legislative Journal. While in law school, Brent served as an intern for the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office (Financial Crimes Unit), the Office of the Attorney General for the State of New Jersey (Division of Law), and the Honorable Donald A. Kessler, J.S.C., in the Essex County vicinage of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Chancery Division. In his final year at Seton Hall, Brent received the West Academic Publishing Company Commercial Law Award.
Following graduation from law school, Brent served as law clerk to the Honorable Joseph A. Turula, J.S.C., in the Hudson County vicinage of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Law Division. Since joining the Purcell firm, Brent has focused on litigation matters, primarily insurance defense work for major insurer clients. He also assists in complex commercial litigation matters and has also counseled government clients on various issues including those stemming from Title 59 matters and public bidding.
Mr. Saferstein is admitted to practice in the State of New Jersey.
Practice Areas: Employment & Labor Law, Insurance Defense & Coverage, Litigation, Personal Injury