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Scott J. Sheldon


Scott J. Sheldon has more than thirty five years of experience in complex commercial litigation, including as a law firm litigation partner, a Fortune 500 in-house senior litigation counsel, and a law school adjunct professor. His practice has included arbitrations, trials, and appeals in reinsurance and insurance coverage matters, as well as in general commercial, antitrust, class action, intellectual property, and securities cases, in courts and tribunals across the United States. Before joining the firm, Mr. Sheldon served for ten years as Senior Litigation Counsel and Chief Antitrust Counsel to Automatic Data Processing, Inc., and prior to that for fifteen years as a litigation partner at Carpenter Bennett & Morrissey in Newark, NJ, with an emphasis on insurance coverage and reinsurance litigation. For many years, he taught courses in Antitrust and Federal Jurisdiction at Seton Hall Law School.  He is a member of the New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and District of Columbia bars.

Mr. Sheldon is a graduate with high honors of Rutgers Law School, where he was Managing Editor of the law review, and is a graduate of Rutgers University.


Pennsylvania, 2017
New York, 2009
District of Columbia, 2009
New Jersey, 1982
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court of New Jersey


J.D., Rutgers Law School, 1982
B.A., Rutgers University, 1978

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