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Jose Wilfrido Hernandez

Jose Wilfrido Hernandez

Kotlar, Hernandez & Cohen
  • Personal Injury, Nursing Home Abuse, Medical Malpractice ...
  • New Jersey, Pennsylvania
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Summary

Jose has 23 years of experience in areas including personal injury, products liability, medical malpractice, construction site injuries, trucking accidents, nursing home negligence, workers’ compensation, commercial litigation and criminal defense in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. He has worked for some of the top law firms in South Jersey where he gained much experience handling complex cases involving catastrophic injuries. He now puts that experience to work for clients of the Kotlar, Hernandez & Cohen, LLC .

Jose has also devoted his time and experience to public appointments. He served as a municipal court public defender for 7 years and 4 years as a member of the Supreme Court of New Jersey, Office of Attorney Ethics, District I Ethics Committee. He has also regularly volunteered his time to serve as a speaker in ethics seminars sponsored by the New Jersey Association of Justice and the Camden County Bar Association.

Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Jose is fluent in Spanish. He aggressively protects the rights of those who have been injured by the negligence of others.

Jose obtained his undergraduate degree from Rutgers University in 1989 and graduated from Widener University School of Law in 1994. He is admitted to practice law in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury

    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death

  • Nursing Home Abuse

  • Medical Malpractice

    Birth Injury, Medical Misdiagnosis, Pharmacy Errors, Surgical Errors

  • Workers' Compensation

  • Criminal Law

    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes

  • Products Liability

    Drugs & Medical Devices, Motor Vehicle Defects, Toxic Torts

Additional Practice Areas
  • Construction Site Injuries
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Attorney Ethics
  • Commercial Litigation
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
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Pennsylvania
Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
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Languages
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Associate
Kotlar, Hernandez & Cohen, LLC
- Current
Associate
The Ferrara Law Firm, LLC
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Partner
DiLazzero & Hernandez, LLC
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Associate
Basile & Testa, P.A.
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Associate
Weinberg, McCormick, Chatzinoff & Zoll, P.C.
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Associate
Kozlov, Seaton, Romanini, Brooks & Greenberg, P.C.
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Law Clerk
The Honorable Joseph F. Greene, Jr.
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Education
Widener University Commonwealth Law School
J.D.
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Rutgers University - Camden
B.A.
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Awards
Top Attorneys Award
South Jersey Magazine
Personal Injury, 2018; Automotive, 2016
Professional Associations
New Jersey State Bar  # 021101994
Member
- Current
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Vineland, NJ 08360
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Trenton, NJ 08619
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Feasterville-Trevose, PA 19053
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Mt. Laurel Township, NJ 08054
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1913 Greentree Road Suite C
Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
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