Joseph B. White is a founding member of Hyberg, White & Mann who has devoted his entire legal career of nearly 38 years to the handling of Workers’ Compensation cases. His expertise in Workers’ Comp matters was recognized two decades ago with Certification by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Workers’ Compensation Law Attorney, a distinction he has maintained since certification was first offered in April 1998.
Born in 1954, Mr. White obtained his B.S. in Economics from Villanova University in 1976 and his J.D. from Saint Louis University School of Law, graduating cum laude in 1980. He was admitted to the Pennsylvania Bar in 1980 and the New Jersey Bar and U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey in 1981.
Mr. White is a longstanding member of the Atlantic County Bar Association, New Jersey State and American Bar Associations, and The American Association for Justice, formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America-New Jersey. He proudly served as Co-Chairman of the Workers’ Compensation Section of the ATLA-NJ Boardwalk Seminar from 1995-2003.
Mr. White has been recognized with the Preeminent Rating of “AV” by Martindale-Hubbell, the world’s leading reference source for attorneys, representing the Highest Rating in both Legal Ability and Ethical Standards. Mr. White is similarly recognized for Excellence by Super Lawyers magazine, a distinction awarded to only 5% of New Jersey’s attorneys, and by New Jersey Monthly as a Top Attorney in New Jersey. For many years, Mr. White has been a Master of The Justice James H. Coleman, Jr. New Jersey Workers’ Compensation American Inn of Court.