Victor A. Rotolo, Esq.

Victor A. Rotolo, a legal advocate who focuses primarily on Family Law, Civil Litigation and Criminal Defense, is an Arbitrator with the American Arbitration Association for New Jersey Courts. His years of experience as a litigator in the courtroom have given him the background necessary to successfully facilitate arbitration proceedings in a variety of legal areas including divorce, family law and civil matters. Mr. Rotolo seeks to find fair resolutions for even the most contentious disputes. A former police officer, Victor Rotolo has built a legal career having more than 30 years of experience as a litigator. Mr. Rotolo served as both Chair and Vice-Chair while a member of the District XII Ethics Committee of the Supreme Court of New Jersey (2009 – 2011). Additionally, Mr. Rotolo was appointed by the Court as Discovery Master in complex contentious litigation.

Victor Rotolo has been included on the list of New Jersey Super Lawyers in the years 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019,  marking his fourteenth year of inclusion on this list. The list of New Jersey Super Lawyers is generated by the Thomson Reuters organization that employs the following methodology and set of standards to compile the list each year. Super Lawyers Selection Methodology. [Note: No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court.]

In 1996 Mr. Rotolo achieved and has maintained since then the highest rating of “AV” by Martindale-Hubbell, the oldest nationally recognized legal reference company in the country. Martindale-Hubbell employs the following methodology and set standards to determine ratings. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings Methodology [No aspect of the advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court.]

In 2019, Victor A. Rotolo received the Gold Client Champion award from Martindale-Hubbell. According to Martindale-Hubbell, this recognition is “based on the quantity and quality of an attorney’s Martindale-Hubbell client reviews, [and] demonstrates an ongoing commitment to delivering excellent client service.”

The Million Dollar Advocates Forum members are attorneys who have won verdicts and settlements in the amount of one million dollars and above. Members of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum have won multi-million dollar settlements and verdicts. Mr. Rotolo has been a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum since June 2002 and in 2016 became a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. [Note: No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court.]

Victor A. Rotolo is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney. “A certified attorney is more than just an attorney who specializes in a particular area of law. A New Jersey attorney who is certified by the Supreme Court as a civil trial attorney must have:

  1. been a member in good standing of the New Jersey bar for over 5 years
  2. demonstrated a substantial level of experience in civil trial law
  3. been favorably evaluated by other attorneys and judges familiar with his or her work
  4. taken and passed a written examination in civil trial law.” Source: Supreme Court of New Jersey, Board on Attorney Certification, Brochure on Certified Civil Trial Attorney. See Rule 1:39: Specialty Certification of Attorneys. 

In addition to maintaining a full caseload, Mr. Rotolo also applies his experience in the courtroom to the arbitration of complex legal matters for those individuals attempting to resolve their differences through more efficient, cost-effective means than traditional courtroom proceedings. If your clients have agreed to seek a resolution of their legal issues through arbitration, you will need an experienced arbitrator to help facilitate the process. To learn more about how Mr. Rotolo and Rotolo Karch Law can be of assistance with your ADR efforts, contact him, or visit the Firm’s main website.