Malcolm I. McPherson joined the firm’s Hammonton office in October 2013 as an associate in the General and Automobile Liability Department. Since joining the firm, Malcolm has obtained numerous favorable trial verdicts on behalf of his clients. He is Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney, a distinction bestowed upon less than 2% of attorneys who demonstrate an efficient level of knowledge and skill in the field of civil trial practice, satisfying the standards of the U.S. Supreme Court and American Bar Association. In addition, he has obtained favorable results in numerous arbitration hearings in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Since 2020, Malcolm has been recognized as a "Rising Star" by New Jersey Super Lawyers.
Malcolm earned his Juris Doctorate from the Penn State Dickinson School of Law, where he worked in the Family Law Clinic while completing his studies. There, he learned the basics of serving his clients and obtained first-hand experience appearing in the Court of Common Pleas. Upon graduation, he clerked in the Atlantic County Superior Court for the Hon. Jeffrey D. Light, J.S.C. from August 2011 – August 2012. Malcolm subsequently served as an Assistant County Counsel in Atlantic County where he provided legal counsel to several county departments. He also assisted in preparing and reviewing legal documents and represented the County and its employees in matters of civil litigation.
- Member, Atlantic County Bar Association
- Member, New Jersey State Bar Association
- Member, Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (“CLM”)
- Member, New Jersey Defense Association
- New Jersey Super Lawyers "Rising Stars", 2020-Present
A description of the selection process methodologies on which these accolades are based can be found here. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.