Victor A. Rotolo, founder of Rotolo Karch Law Firm in Lebanon, NJ, is an experienced advocate who focuses primarily in the general areas of:
Criminal Defense, and
Victor’s experience spans more than 30 years, during which time he has litigated cases related to general and product liability; federal civil rights issues; divorce actions, including child custody arrangements; business and commercial law matters, including employment disputes; automobile negligence; and medical and legal malpractice allegations. Additionally, Victor is an Arbitrator for New Jersey Courts through the American Arbitration Association and a court-appointed Discovery Master in complex contentious litigation.
Victor has been:
Named to the list of New Jersey Super Lawyers for fourteen consecutive years from 2006 through 2019;
Included for membership in The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers for four consecutive years (2013 through 2017);
Included in the Top 10 Family Law Attorney list for 2018 from the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys;
Selected to the Top 10 Criminal Defense Attorney list in 2018 by the National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys;
Included on the list of Top 100 Litigation Lawyers in New Jersey by the American Society of Legal Advocates for three consecutive years (2013 through 2017).
Victor is certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Certified Civil Trial Attorney. Additionally, he holds a rating of “superb” from Avvo and an “AV” Preeminent rating from LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell.
Victor also holds membership in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Membership is reserved for attorneys who have won million and multi-million dollar verdicts or settlements.
A 1982 graduate of Seton Hall University School of Law, Victor is admitted to practice in all New Jersey Courts, U.S. District Courts, the U.S. Tax Court and the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. Before attending law school, Victor earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Justice from American University in Washington, D.C., where he graduated magna cum laude and received the Undergraduate Academic Achievement Award. He then spent two years on the Elizabeth, N.J. police force after having graduated from the Union County Police Academy as class Valedictorian.
Victor’s professional affiliations include memberships in the following:
New Jersey State Bar Association
Hunterdon County Bar Association
New Jersey Defense Association
Defense Research Institute
Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Trial Attorneys of New Jersey
New Jersey Association for Justice
Victor shares the knowledge and experience accumulated throughout his career through community involvement, including serving as an Adjunct Faculty Member for Hofstra University School of Law’s Trial Advocacy Program offered in affiliation with The National Institute for Trial Advocacy Program, and as a judge on the Yale Mock Trial Invitational sponsored by Yale University.