Michael J. Gesualdo

Michael J. Gesualdo

Newark, New Jersey

Michael's practice focuses on complex commercial and business litigation in the Federal and State courts of New Jersey

Michael received his P.A. from the College of New Jersey in 2001 and his J.D. from Seton Hall Law School in 2004. Following his graduation from Seton Hall Law School, he served as a Law Clerk to the Honorable James S. Rothschild, J.S.C. in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Essex County. After his clerkship, Michael gained extensive litigation experience as Litigation Counsel for a national insurance company.

In 2016, Michael was appointed by Chief Justice Stuart Rabner to serve the Office of Attorney Ethics, State of New Jersey, Newark District

Michael is a member of the Bars of New Jersey, The United States District Court for the District of New Jersey and the Supreme Court of the United States. He is a member of the Morris County Bar Association, the National Hispanic Bar Association and the Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey. He resides in Morris County.

He is a volunteer mentor with the New Jersey Law Education and Empowerment Project (NJ LEEP).

Areas of Practice

  • Complex Commercial and Business Litigation
  • Employment and Labor Law
  • First Amendment Law

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America


  • Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, New Jersey
    • J.D. - 2004
  • College of New Jersey
    • B.A. - 2001

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Morris County Bar Association
  • National Hispanic Bar Association
  • Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey

Past Employment Positions

  • Honorable James S. Rothschild, J.S.C., Law Clerk