Serving New Jersey Clients Since 1977

Jerome M. Selvers

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Practice Areas:

  • Securities
  • Complex Commerical Litigation
  • General Trial and Appellate Practice
  • Corporation Law
  • Plaintiffs Personal Injury Law
  • Arbitration

Education

  • St John's University, School of Law
    • J.D. - 1972
  • Brooklyn College
    • B.A. - 1969
    • Honors: cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1972
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1973
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1973
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 1973
  • New Jersey, 1974
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1974
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1974
  • Maryland, 1983
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan, 2012

Current Employment Position

  • Member

Past Positions

  • Division of Enforcement, United States Securities and Exchange Commission, Trial Attorney, 1972 to 1975
  • Township of Millstone, Township Attorney, 1978 to 1985

Professional Associations

  • The Catholic Lawyer, St. Thomas More Institute for Legal Research, Member, 1970 to 1972
  • State of New Jersey Securities Regulation Study Commission, Member, 1987

Honors

  • Recipient, American Jurisprudence Award in Contracts

Classes & Seminars

  • How to Raise Capital Through an Initial Public Offering or Private Placement of Securities, New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, 1986 to 1987
  • Panelist, Basic Securities Law and Practice, 1983
  • Panelist, Securities Aspects of the Sale of Businesses, Monmouth County Bar Association Seminar

Published Works

  • Jury Trials in Criminal Prosecutions: Freedom Lives, 45 St. John's Law Review, 324, 1970
  • Investment Contracts: Expanding Securities Regulation, 48 St. John's Law Review (Reprinted in Matthew Bender's Corporate Counsel's Annual, 1975), 525, 1974
  • Executive Encroachment on Congressional Immunity, 50 St. John's Law Review, 38, 1975
  • Co-Author, An Overview of the Underwriting Process, New Jersey Lawyer, May, 1988
  • "The In Pari Delicto Defense”, New Jersey Lawyer: Securities Law, December, 2015