Frederick W. Alworth is a past President of The Essex County Bar Association, New Jersey's largest and oldest County Bar Association. He has extensive trial experience in all aspects of civil litigation, and regularly appears as trial counsel before State and Federal Courts as well as the American Arbitration Association recently obtaining -and collecting- a judgment in excess of $15,000,000 for a client after trial upheld through the appellate process to the New Jersey Supreme Court. He has served as lead trial counsel in business and real estate related litigations throughout New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Arizona, Wisconsin, Nevada, Virginia and Florida. He frequently lectures for the Institute for Continuing Legal Education and presently serves as Vice Chair for the Equity Jurisprudence Committee of the New Jersey State Bar - routinely involved in emergent and expedited proceedings involving injunctive relief.
Prior to his joining the firm he served as a law clerk to the Honorable Harry A. Margolis, Presiding Judge for the Chancery Division of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Essex County, and since then has earned the trust of the Judiciary and the Bar serving as court appointed counsel on numerous matters as well as a Condemnation Commissioner for property condemned by the New Jersey Department of Transportation due to the change in infrastructure for the New Jersey Performing Arts Center. Committed to the public interest and the community, he served as the firms pro bono coordinator for over 5 years overseeing cases relating to children’s rights, domestic violence, 9/11 recovery for families, assistance for military families and rights for disabled citizens and is active in several philanthropic/charitable and athletic organizations throughout New Jersey.