Lauren D. Fraser is a personal injury lawyer with Laddey, Clark & Ryan and specializes in cases involving spinal injuries.
She attended Rutgers College and received a B.A. in History and Political Science. She earned a J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law. Upon graduation from law school, Ms. Fraser served as Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Karen D. Russell, J.S.C. in the Superior Court of New Jersey.
Ms. Fraser is an active member of the Sussex County Bar Association where she has served as Chairman of the Young Lawyers Division and is currently serving as the President-Elect (2013-14).
Ms. Fraser teaches continuing legal education courses on trial preparation and trial presentation and has spoken Nationally on these topics as well. She enjoys writing, tennis, singing, dancing, musical theater and boating. She is an active member of the NJVLA and performed in their Celebration of Lawyers in the Arts productions including “Bye Bye Birdie” as Ursula; “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” as Philia; and “Face the Music” as Pickles Crouse.
Ms. Fraser’s first novel, Trinity, was published in 2012 and is a best-seller on Amazon.com.
Ms. Fraser has been honored by the New Jersey Herald as one of Sussex County’s “20 Under 40″ outstanding business and community leaders and has been named to New Jersey Monthly Magazine’ s Super Lawyer Rising Star list for Personal Injury Law consistently since 2008.
Education J.D., Seton Hall University School of Law B.A., History & Political Science, Rutgers College
Admitted to Practice New Jersey U.S. District Court-District of New Jersey United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit The Supreme Court of the United States of America
Professional Associations and Memberships Sussex County Bar Association New Jersey State Bar Association National Association of Trial Lawyers New Jersey Association for Justice National Association of Professional Women Women’s Entrepreneurial Network (Team WEN) – founding member
Community Service New Jersey Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts NJSBA Foundation High School Mock Trial
Professional Recognition National Association of Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40 (NJ) (2012) New Jersey Law Journal 50 Under 40 – New Leader of the Bar (2012) New Jersey Monthly Magazine Super Lawyer Rising Star (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013) New Jersey Herald Top 20 Under 40 Business Leaders (2009)
Personal Injury Jury Verdicts of Note: Feinhals v. Aumick, Sussex County, NJ 2005 - $1,065,250.00 (auto accident) Yucius v. Venturi, Sussex County, NJ 2006 - $1,250,000.00 (auto accident) Metzler v. Kurtz, Sussex County, NJ 2009 - $275,100.00 (assault) Skidmore v. Stoeckel, Sussex County, NJ 2011 - $650,000.00 (pedestrian knock-down)