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Attorney Biographies

Jeffrey S. Ziegelheim, Esquire
Jeffrey Ziegelheim joins Alterman & Associates, LLC after completing more than twenty years in various sector positions, most recently as Bergen County Counsel. He received his BA from George Washington University in 1986, and his Juris Doctorate from the Benjamin Cardozo School of Law in 1989.

Mr. Ziegelheim began his career as an assistant Hudson County prosecutor. He was later named section chief of the Hudson County Narcotics Task Force. Additionally, he became a special counsel to the Hudson County Prosecutors Office Homicide Squad, and chief of the Confidential Investigations Unit in the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office. He has served as Deputy Executive Assistant Prosecutor, County Counsel for the County of Bergen, and a confidential advisor to the county executive.

Arthur J. Murray, Esquire

Mr. Murray joined Alterman & Associates, LLC after more than twenty years in private litigation practice at two other law firms; namely Chamlin, Rosen, Cavanagh & Uliano in West Long Branch (1995-1998) and Jacobs & Barbone in Atlantic City (1998-2016). Mr. Murray has represented both Plaintiffs and Defendants in a variety of Civil Litigation, including Employment (Discrimination, Harassment, Hostile Work Environment, Retaliation, Whistleblowing), Civil Rights, Professional Malpractice, Personal Injury, and Breach of Contract. Mr. Murray also have extensive practice in the Office of Administrative Law in Law Enforcement Disciplinary Matters.

Mr. Murray has first chaired 25+ Jury Trials (Plaintiff and Defense) to Verdict, including a Conscientious Employee Protection Act action against the City of Brigantine where the jury awarded $660,000 in compensatory and punitive damages as well as a $500,000 verdict (affirmed by the Appellate Division) in an action against Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company, which was part of the 17th largest verdict in the State of New Jersey for 2000-2001. Mr. Murray has first chaired 30+ Administrative Trials (both at the municipal level and OAL level).

Mr. Murray has briefed 40+ matters and has argued 20+ matters before the Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division. Mr. Murray has briefed 5+ matters and has argued 3 matters before the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Mr. Murray received his B.S. in Industrial Management from Carnegie Mellon University in 1992 and his JD/MBA, cum laude, from Widener University in 1995. Mr. Murray has been admitted to the Bar of the State of New Jersey (1995), the Bar of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey (1996), the Bar of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit (1997), and the Bar of United States Supreme Court (2003).

Mr. Murray has been selected a Super Lawyer in Plaintiff’s Employment Law from 2014-Present. The basis for the Super Lawyer selection process can be found at http://www.superlawyers.com/about/selection_process.html. No aspect of the Super Lawyer advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Mr. Murray is AV-Rated by Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review. An explanation of the Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review can be found at http://www.martindale.com/Products_and_Services/Peer_Review_Ratings.aspx.

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