Fronzuto Medical Malpractice Lawyer in NJ

Ernest P. Fronzuto

Ernest P. Fronzuto

New Jersey Supreme Court Certified Civil Trial Attorney

Top New Jersey Medical Malpractice Lawyer near me
Managing Partner

Location: 
Woodland Park, New Jersey

Phone:
(973) 345-6300
(888) 409-0816

Fax:
973-345-7300

Mr. Fronzuto is Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney. In 2006, he founded the Fronzuto Law Group and concentrates his practice in the areas of plaintiff medical malpractice, product liability, and catastrophic injury matters.

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He is a member of the bar in the State of New Jersey and the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. He is also a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, New Jersey Association for Justice (formerly ATLA) and the Passaic County Bar Association. He has frequently lectured and published in the areas of medical malpractice and product liability law. Among his trial and appellate accomplishments, Mr. Fronzuto successfully argued before the New Jersey Supreme Court in the seminal “discovery rule” case of Guichardo v. DeLisi , 177 N.J. 45 (2003), as well as the Patient Safety Act/hospital investigation records case of Brugaletta v. Garcia, 234 N.J. 225 (2018).

Mr. Fronzuto received a B.A. from Susquehanna University and his J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law, where he was the Editor-in-Chief of the Seton Hall Constitutional Law Journal. He served a one-year judicial clerkship with the Honorable John E. Keefe, in the Appellate Division of the Superior Court of New Jersey.

Following his clerkship, he joined the firm of Shanley & Fisher, P.C. in Morristown (now Drinker Biddle & Reath), one of New Jersey’s largest law firms, where he specialized in the area of product liability and toxic tort defense. He later joined Piro Zinna Cifelli Paris & Genitempo in Nutley, where his practice was concentrated in handling complex plaintiff civil litigation, product liability and medical malpractice matters.

Areas of Practicenew jersey supreme court certified attorney Ernest Fronzuto

  • 90% Medical Malpractice – Plaintiff
  • 5% Product Liability – Plaintiff
  • 5% Other Negligence/Wrongful Death – Plaintiff

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Civil Trial Attorney, New Jersey Supreme Court, 2006; Recertified 2013

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1997
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1997

Education

  • Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, New Jersey
    • J.D. – 1997
    • Law Journal: Seton Hall Constitutional Law Journal, Editor-in-Chief, 1997, 1995 – 1997
  • Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania
    • B.A. – 1994
    • Honors: Dean’s List
    • Major: Political Science

Representative Cases

Classes/Seminars

Honors and Awards

  • New Jersey Super Lawyers, 2006-2021

In the News

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New Jersey Bar Association, 1997 – Present
  • New Jersey Association for Justice, Member, 2006 – Present
  • Passaic County Bar Association, 2006 – Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Piro Zinna, Associate, 1999 – 2006
  • Shanley & Fisher, Associate, 1998 – 1999
  • Hon. John E. Keefe, J.A.D, Law Clerk, 1997 – 199

Pro Bono Activities

  • New Jersey Bar Foundation, 2004 – Present

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Mu Delta
client reviews

“The best of the best!”

Ernie is a gifted litigator who made our family feel comfortable and safe. He protected us every step of the way. Our case was long and complicated and not only did Ernie learn about this rare condition, he became an expert! Having someone that we could rely on and protect us the way that he did is unimaginable. We are extremely grateful and feel fortunate that we found him. I highly recommend Ernie Fronzuto as an attorney.

Practice Areas

Our attorneys advocate for those who suffer injuries due to the negligence of physicians, nurses, other health care professionals, hospitals, and medical facilities.

Medical Malpractice

Our team addresses the most complex of pediatric malpractice cases, including rare conditions such as craniosynostosis and plagiocephaly.

Pediatric Malpractice

Our firm represents individuals who are injured by improperly designed and manufactured products, including pharmaceuticals and medical devices, auto products, and sporting equipment.

Product
Liability

Our attorneys advocate for those who suffer injuries due to the negligence of physicians, nurses, other health care professionals, hospitals, and medical facilities.

Wrongful Death

If you or your child suffers from a birth injury, Fronzuto Law Group can help.

Birth Injuries

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