After practicing in the field of personal injury defending personal injury cases, Jaclyn joined the firm of Cerussi & Gunn, P.C. in 2010 to help further the objectives contained within the firm’s Principles, as she shares the same passions and values as the founding partner Charles Cerussi. Jaclyn prides herself on her passion for zealously representing her clients, while holding herself to the highest standards of integrity, professionalism, and ethics. She enjoys the challenge of the practice and the ability to make meaningful differences in the lives of her clients, while building lasting relationships with her clients and colleagues.
Jaclyn handles cases arising from motor vehicle accidents, trucking accidents, workplace construction accidents, and slips and falls, as well as cases involving injured railroad workers brought under the Federal Employers Liability Act and workers’ compensation matters. She also specializes in the use of state of the art courtroom technology at trial and during expert depositions to provide an engaging and polished presentation of the evidence.
Jaclyn, a Monmouth County native, received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Bucknell University in Lewisburg Pennsylvania in 2005. After returning to New Jersey, she received her Juris Doctorate from Seton Hall University Law School in 2008.
She is a member of the New Jersey Association for Justice and the Monmouth County Bar Association and is admitted to practice in New Jersey, New York, and the United States District Court of New Jersey. She has been named a Rising Star 5 years in a row, by Thompson Reuters, a distinction held by only 2.5% of attorneys in New Jersey.
Jaclyn resides in Monmouth County with her husband and their two children.
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