Jared M. Placitella is an Associate with Cohen, Placitella & Roth, P.C., practicing primarily in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. He represents individuals in complex civil litigation, including class actions, asbestos, and other mass tort claims, as well as products liability and catastrophic injury claims.
Mr. Placitella currently serves on the Board of Governors for both the American Association for Justice and the New Jersey Association for Justice, for which he has authored amici briefs before New Jersey’s appellate courts. Mr. Placitella lectures in educational seminars sponsored by the New Jersey State Bar Association as well the New Jersey Association for Justice, and has been recognized as a New Jersey Super Lawyers Rising Star from 2016 through 2018.
Mr. Placitella is a 2013 graduate of the George Washington National Law Center where he received his J.D. and served as a member of The George Washington Journal of Energy and Environmental Law, as well as a 2010 graduate of the University of Maryland, College Park where he received his B.A. in Government & Politics magna cum laude. Mr. Placitella is admitted to practice before the state courts of New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania, as well as the United States District Courts of New Jersey and the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
University of Maryland–College Park, B.A.
(Government & Politics), magna cum laude, 2010
United States District Court, District of New Jersey
United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
American Association for Justice
New Jersey Association for Justice
Pennsylvania Association for Justice
New Jersey State Bar Association
Philadelphia Bar Association
Justice Virginia Long & Jared M. Placitella. Esq., Expert Testimony in Toxic & Mass Tort Cases, in New Jersey Mass Tort & Class Action Treatise (NJICLE 2015)
Jared M. Placitella, Esq. & Christoper M. Placitella, Esq., Damages & Remedies, in New Jersey Mass Torts & Class Action Treatise (NJICLE 2015)
Christopher M. Placitella, Esq. & Jared M. Placitella, Esq., Statute of Limitations, in New Jersey Mass Torts & Class Action Treatise (NJICLE 2015)
New Jersey State Bar Association Institute of Continuing Legal Education Multi-County Litigation Seminar – Statute of Limitations (Winter 2014)
New Jersey Association for Justice Boardwalk Seminar – The Law That Governs Winning and Losing (Spring 2015)
New Jersey Association for Justice Boardwalk Seminar – NJAJ’s Rising Stars: Some of the Best Trial Lawyers Share Secrets of Their Success (Spring 2016)
New Jersey Association for Justice Boardwalk Seminar – Moderator – Beyond Focus Groups: Decisions Driving Deliberations (Spring 2017)
Plaintiffs’ Asbestos Litigation Co-Counsel Seminar – The Haveg Case (Spring 2017)
New Jersey State Bar Association Institute of Continuing Legal Education Asbestos Litigation Seminar – Allocation of Fault to Non-Parties in Products Liability Cases (Fall 2017)
New Jersey Association for Justice Meadowlands Seminar – Co-Chair – Trends for Millennial Litigators (Fall 2017)
New Jersey Association for Justice Boardwalk Seminar – Accutane/Daubert (Spring 2018)
New Jersey Association for Justice Boardwalk Seminar – Co-Chair – My First (or Second) Trial (Spring 2018)