Jeremy P. Cooley, Esq.

Phone: (609) 896-2000 x131
Email: [email protected]

Jeremy “Jerry” Cooley has been a member of the Lenox Law firm for over 20 years. Mr. Cooley exclusively practices medical malpractice defense, and board of medical examiners defense. Over his career, Mr. Cooley has defended hundreds of medical professional defendants ranging from nurses, to specialized surgeons, to practice groups in both State and Federal Courts across New Jersey. He is responsible for critical decisional law regarding the Affidavit of Merit Statute, which offers additional levels of protection for licensed professionals facing negligence suits. Mr. Cooley has been a certified civil trial attorney for over 15 years.

Bar Admissions:

State of New Jersey, 1981
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1981
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey


Lafayette College, B.A., 1977
Seton Hall University, J.D., 1981
Law Secretary to Hon. Alexander C. Wood, III, Superior Court of New Jersey, Chancery Division – General Equity
Certifications: Certified Civil Trial Attorney Supreme Court of New Jersey

Professional Affiliations:

New Jersey State Bar Association
Mercer County Bar Association
New Jersey Trial Lawyers Association


New Jersey State Bar Association ICLE Seminar, Obstetrical Malpractice Defense
University of Medicine and Dentistry of N.J. Annual Medical Student Lecture on Medical Malpractice Litigation, 1995
“What to Expect in Deposition” U.M.D.N.J.: Malpractice

Civic Affiliations:

Branchburg Historic Commission Vice Chairman